Photos from the memorial service of George Floyd

People protest against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd next to the U.S. embassy in Paris France

People protest against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd next to the U.S. embassy in Paris France

City leaders have said they think this agreement - and the state's investigation - could eventually allow the city to institute that reforms that have previously been hard to enact because of provisions in the police union contract or state law.

Floyd died in the U.S. state of Minnesota on May 25. But City Council member Steve Fletcher said Arradondo was lenient with discipline in his first year as chief as he worked to build department morale, which made getting rid of problem officers hard later. His death prompted largely peaceful mass demonstrations that have continued across the USA, though some have devolved into violence and looting. A weekend memorial is scheduled in North Carolina, where Floyd was born. Services were planned in Texas for the following week.

"I am anxious about excited delirium or whatever", Lane allegedly said.

See photos from the ceremony throughout the day. "Social media is a big influencer today", he said.

While I'm sure many of my colleagues won't agree, but in the face of this, the ump-teenth murder of a Black person at the hands of police, we can no longer rationalize away this critically needed second set of eyes.

Reporting the suspension on Twitter, city mayor Byron Brown said he and the police commissioner were "deeply disturbed" by the video.

In Richmond, protesters gathered around a statue of Robert E. Lee, after Virginia governor Ralph Northam announced plans to remove the Confederate leader monument. Other Confederate symbols have come down around the South in recent days as calls to remove them intensified during protests over Floyd's death.

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The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the group Black Lives Matter D.C. and individual protesters who were in the park at the time.

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, 44, was charged last week with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter, charges that were upgraded to second-degree murder Wednesday.

"You changed the world, George", he said.

Maurice Lester Hall, a longtime friend of Floyd's, was a passenger in Floyd's vehicle when police approached him May 25 as they responded to a call about someone using a forged bill at a shop.

"You are not alone", the large crowd at Brooklyn's Cadman Plaza chanted before an emotional Terrence Floyd, wearing a mask and a T-shirt bearing his brother's likeness, thanked them for their support of his brother, killed by Minneapolis police.

A memorial service was held for George Floyd in Minneapolis Thursday, ten days after a police officer killed him by using his knee to choke him for more than 8 minutes, while other officers standing by mocked his pleas for help.

As the protests have taken root over the past week, they have become communities unto themselves. People bring their dogs and share snacks and water bottles.

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The current protests show a "far more representative cross-section of America out on the streets peacefully protesting and who felt moved to do something", he said.


Kroll - who praised Arradondo when he was promoted to chief - said the city is anti-police and withheld needed resources and manpower.

"It's energetic", said Kenyata Taylor.

"I think it was something that we collectively as a group understood, especially having the dynamic of our locker room, that we wanted to show up", Mattison said.

In Buffalo, video from television station WBFO showed an officer appearing to shove a man who walked up to police while they were enforcing a nightly curfew.

But in Texas, protesters cheered as Fort Worth officers joined the front of a march. He also expressed concern that Mr Floyd may be in "delirium".

The complaint against Lane, 37, notes that while he suggested to Chauvin that Floyd should be rolled over he "took no actions to assist Mr. Floyd, to change his position, or to reduce the force the officers were using against Mr. Floyd".

"This protest won't just stop here", junior safety Caden Sterns said. "What I mean is, you must realize, and the oppressor must realize, you are oppressing".

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