The FBI and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the case. An attorney for the family identified the victim as George Floyd. Bystander video from the incident shows a police officer with a knee on Floyd’s neck for several minutes while he tells officers that he can’t breathe.
Wednesday on MPR News, host Kerri Miller spoke with David Thomas, a senior research fellow at the Police Foundation, licensed mental health counselor and former police officer, about police use of force.
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