A bystander recorded a portion of the confrontation as it unfolded in north Minneapolis on Wednesday evening. The chase went through Robbinsdale before ending in Minneapolis, he said. The Racial Justice Network circulated the nearly 4-minute Facebook video of the incident. The video shows Minneapolis and Robbinsdale police attempting to put one of the handcuffed teenagers in the back of a squad car while the crowd surrounding them grows increasingly angry.
Off-duty Milton police officer accused of intimidating Black teen over Black Lives Matter
Milton police officer accused of intimidating teen over Black Lives Matter
Deputy Christopher Krickovich was ordered to surrender his gun and badge while the Division of Internal Affairs investigates the incident. He broke no laws. JusticeForLucca pic. Gregory LaCerra spotted a teen trespassing who had been involved in a large fight the day before that resulted in property damage. LaCerra ordered the student in the red tank top to stay back while Krickovich had his back turned. Traffic stop: Louisville police criticized for handcuffing black teen for wide turn. The teen, who has been charged with assault, resisting arrest and trespassing, was then taken to Coral Springs Medical Center for treatment.
Florida deputy under investigation after video of him punching black teen in the head goes viral
LARGO — A white Largo police officer who appears to be choking a black teenager on video was fired Tuesday after an internal investigation found he violated department policy. Brian Livernois, 43, used undue force when he grabbed the year-old boy around the neck in April, according to a summary of the internal inquiry by Largo police. The officer, who was hired by the agency in November , also violated a policy pertaining to rude behavior and profane language.
By Liz Farmer and Lauren Fox. Activists say Arlington police promised to drop charges against two teenagers in exchange for their mother's video of their arrests, which appeared on Facebook this week. Police said in a statement Friday that there's no indication officers made such an offer, but they're reviewing whether parental notification was made when taking the juveniles into custody.