Chicago officials release videos of police shooting that killed year old Adam Toledo

A police oversight agency on Thursday released video of a Chicago police officer fatally shooting 13-year-old Adam Toledo last month. Mayor Lori Lightfoot called for calm as the city braces for protests throughout the night. Video shows an officer exiting his vehicle and chasing Toledo, who is running down anContinue Reading

Bus torched in Belfast on sixth night of unrest in Northern Ireland

A bus was hijacked and set on fire in Belfast on Wednesday in the sixth consecutive night of violence in Northern Ireland. The vehicle was set alight at an intersectional area between nationalist and unionist communities, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said. Stones were thrown at police while aContinue Reading

Witness says officers knee was on George Floyds neck while he was on ground

© Jim Mone A protester holds a sign across the street from National Guard soldiers guarding the Hennepin County Government Centre, the trial venue (Jim Mone/AP).

Officer Derek Chauvin had his knee on George Floyd’s neck and was bearing down with most of his weight the entire time Mr Floyd lay face down with his hands cuffed behind his back, a use-of-force expert said at Chauvin’s murder trial.Continue Reading