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Police retirements have soared 45 PERCENT since BLM protests erupted after George Floyd’s death

Police retirements rose by 45 percent in the past year, with officers opting out of forces across the country amid Black Lives Matter demonstrations and widespread anti-cop rhetoric. A Minneapolis man holds up a severed pig's head during an anti-police protest last year

Police retirements have risen by 45 percent in the past year, with officers opting out of forces across the country amid Black Lives Matter demonstrations that fueled anti-cop rhetoric.  The alarming statistic was revealed by the Police Executive Research Forum on Sunday, with the organization also revealing that resignations rose by 18 percent during the same…

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Al Sharpton slams Derek Chauvin’s 22½ year sentence for George Floyd’s murder

Reverend Al Sharpton, surrounded by relatives of George Floyd, talks to the media after the sentencing

The Rev Al Sharpton has condemned Derek Chauvin’s 22-and-a-half year sentence for the murder of George Floyd saying that he should have received the maximum.   Sharpton made the remarks in front of about one hundred people who gathered outside the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis on Friday afternoon to hear the sentence come down.   There was an…

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State Department encourages embassies to fly BLM flag on anniversary of George Floyd’s death

A Black Lives Matter Flag is seen outside the US Consulate in Thessaloniki, Greece, on Tuesday after the State Department encouraged embassies worldwide to show support for the organization on the one-year anniversary of George Floyd's death

A leaked State Department memo revealed US embassies were encouraged to show support for Black Lives Matter today on the one-year anniversary of George Floyd’s death.  The seven-page document obtained by Human Events News gave authorization to ‘diplomatic and consular posts’ to fly the organization’s flag and use its name in messages and speeches. The memo…

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Derek Chauvin’s bodycam seen discarded under patrol car during George Floyd’s arrest 

Derek Chauvin was seen with his hands around George Floyd's neck in never-before-released footage from the officer's body camera played at his murder trial on Wednesday

Derek Chauvin was seen with his hands around George Floyd’s neck in never-before-released footage from the officer’s body camera shown at his murder trial today.    The prosecution called Lt Jeff Rugel, who runs the Minneapolis Police Department’s Business Technology Unit, to the stand on Wednesday afternoon to authenticate officers’ body camera footage and other video evidence from…

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Prospective jurors in trial over George Floyd’s murder were sent 16-page questionnaire

Prospective jurors in George Floyd's (pictured) murder trial were sent a 16-page questionnaire asking how many times they watched the video of his death, it has been revealed

Prospective jurors in George Floyd’s murder trial were sent a 16-page questionnaire asking how many times they watched the video of his death, it has been revealed. They were asked if they took part in Black Lives Matter protests in the questionnaire filed to Minnesota District Court Tuesday. Four former Minneapolis Police officers accused of…

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