Jacob Frey

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US attorney general Merrick Garland has announced a civil investigation into Minneapolis policing practices after Derek Chauvin was found guilty of the murder of Geroge Floyd last May. Photograph:  Andrew Harnik-Pool/ Getty

The US Justice Department has announced an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department, a day after former officer Derek Chauvin was found gu(...)

US president Donald  Trump declines to take questions from journalists  in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, on Friday. Photograph: Yuri Gripas/EPA

US president Donald Trump reiterated his call for state governors to suppress protesters as he urged authorities to “dominate the streets” during the (...)

Demonstrators over the death of George Floyd are arrested for a curfew violation in Los Angeles on  Wednesday. Photograph: Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP

A former mayor of Minneapolis is blaming leaders of the local police union for fostering an “us-versus-them” culture that hinders oversight of officer(...)

An Austin Police Department officer sprays pepper spray at a protester in Austin, Texas, as demonstrations took place around the country. Photograph: AP

The United States was rocked by protests across the country on Saturday night, as public anger about the death of an unarmed African-American man, Geo(...)

Rioters are seen in  front of a store set ablaze during protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Photograph: EPA

Protests erupted across the United States on Friday night, as the death of George Floyd on Monday reverberated across the country. Demonstrators clas(...)

The message that Twitter has placed on a Trump tweet. Photograph: Getty

Twitter has accused US president Donald Trump of “glorifying violence”, attaching a disclaimer to one of his tweets about unrest in Minneapolis that i(...)

A protester raises his arms as tear gas floats outside the Minneapolis police 3rd Precinct during a second day of demonstrations. Photograph: EPA

Protests and rioting erupted for a second night in Minneapolis following the death of a black man who had been physically restrained by four white pol(...)

Protesters gather under the rain near the spot where George Floyd died while in custody of the Minneapolis Police, on Tuesday night. Photograph: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images

Police and protesters clashed in Minneapolis on Tuesday evening following a demonstration at the intersection where George Floyd was killed in an alte(...)

A protester prays in front of the memorial of George Floyd who died in police custody on Monday in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photograph: Kerem Yuce/AFP via Getty Images

Four Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the arrest of a black man who died in police custody have been fired after a bystander’s video s(...)