minneapolis police department
The Minneapolis City Council passed a plan early Thursday to redirect nearly $8 million from the department’s budget to other city services.
"When you hear someone calling for help, you are supposed to help. This officer failed in the most basic human sense,” Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey said.
"Please don't shoot me": Body cam footage shows police fatally shooting Thurman Blevins Jr from behind
Two police officers shot and killed the 31-year-old black man — who appeared to have a gun — from behind after a frantic foot chase through a residential Minneapolis neighborhood.