Donald Trump

Trump signs executive order against ‘corrupt and errant’ police

Calling for unity as legislators in Washington, DC debate police reform and cities across the country struggle to address anti-police protests, President Donald Trump signed a new executive order on Tuesday that he said, "encourages police departments to adopt the highest professional standards". Trump's order establishes financial incentives for police departments to adopt national best practices … Continue reading Trump signs executive order against ‘corrupt and errant’ police

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Joe Biden to fight for justice on behalf of George Floyd’s family

Joe Biden has assured George Floyd's family that he'll do everything he can to bring justice in the Minneapolis man's death. The former vice president made the disclosure in a five-minute video live-streamed Friday, in which he addressed Floyd's death and racism in the nation generally. The black man died in police custody this week; … Continue reading Joe Biden to fight for justice on behalf of George Floyd’s family

Officer gets 10-year prison sentence for killing an unarmed black man

Former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was sentenced by a Texas jury to 10 years in prison on Wednesday after finding her guilty of murder for walking into a neighbor’s apartment thinking it was her own and shooting him as he ate ice cream. The same jury took less than six hours on Tuesday to … Continue reading Officer gets 10-year prison sentence for killing an unarmed black man