Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced Friday to 270 months, or 22 1/2 years, in prison for the murder of George Floyd.
Three women have been arrested for allegedly vandalizing the one-time Santa Rosa home of a former police officer who testified on behalf of the officer convicted of killing George Floyd by splashing pig blood on it and leaving a pig’s head near the front porch.
Derek Chauvin’s attorney filed a motion asking the court to throw out his guilty verdicts and schedule a new trial Tuesday.
The state filed a request Friday for an aggravated sentence for Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted by a jury for the murder of George Floyd.
Twitter is refusing to remove or attach a warning to a doctored image that purports to show a Chicago Police Department tweet, despite that the post is not real and the agency has made several attempts to have it taken down, CPD officials say.
Sharon Fairley, former COPA chief administrator, gives her thoughts on the outcome of the Derek Chauvin trial and the role video played in swaying the jury.
Looting last year cost Chicago businesses a reported $66 Million. The task force is still working to arrest more perpetrators.
Professor Richard Kling from Chicago Kent College of Law shares his perspective on the verdict of the Derek Chauvin trial and weighs in on several burning questions.
FOX Soul Tammi Mac gives her thoughts on the verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.
George Floyd family attorney Antonio Romanucci reacts to the Justice Department announcing a probe into the policing practices in Minneapolis after George Floyd’s death.
The jury found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all counts in the May 25, 2020 death of George Floyd. The 12 jurors deliberated for around 10 hours before deciding to convict Chauvin of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Live coverage continues on FOX 9 and online at fox9.com/live.
State Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-8th District) reacts to the Derek Chauvin verdict and talks about advancing the conversation around police reform in America.
Dave Zehner, founding partner of Zehner Trial Consulting, talks about the jury in the Derek Chauvin trial and how they arrived at their verdict after roughly 10 hours of deliberation.
Dan Herbert, the attorney who represented former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, discusses the outcome of the Derek Chauvin trial.
Jahmal Cole from My Block, My Hood, My City shares his thoughts on the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial and where America goes moving forward.
Joe McMahon, former Kane County State's Attorney, shares his perspective on the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial.
Congressman Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia stopped well short of calling the verdict "justice."
"We are ready to arrest and bring to prosecution anyone who would dare take the dreams of our small businesses by looting," Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot had said. "Don’t test us because we are ready."
"Ummm... he didn’t sacrifice his life... he was brutally, horrifically murdered. What the hell is this," Guardian writer Hannah Parkinson tweeted.
President Joe Biden said the guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin’s trial was a “giant step forward in the march toward justice in America.”