The officers are charged with violating George Floyd’s constitutional rights and failing to provide medical care.
Over 90 percent of charges in cities analyzed have been dropped, suggesting police used arrests to suppress protests.
People have flooded the streets of Brooklyn Center for the third night in a row to protest Daunte Wright’s killing.
A lawyer for George Floyd’s family said it was “gratifying” to see the DOJ under Biden moving forward on the case.
The hexachloroethane smoke that police used against protesters can cause vomiting, respiratory distress and even death.
Over the past six months, organizers across the country have won significant victories in campaigns to defund police.
Officer Rusten Sheskey fired the shots at point-blank range into Blake’s back as he leaned into his car.
The commission will analyze whether several instances of police violence violated international law.
Despite leading the movements against police and state violence, Black women are often the forgotten victims.
The Justice Department has poured money into prosecuting protesters but not police who committed violence at protests.