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Kim Potter guilty of manslaughter for killing Daunte Wright

The jury found her guilty on first- and second-degree charges.

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'It just went chaotic': Kim Potter takes the stand in her trial

She's charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of Daunte Wright.

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Brooklyn Center approves $1.3M public safety budget, including policing reforms

The city will use some money from the police department for the new programs.

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Brooklyn Center increases communication ahead of Potter's trial

The former officer is charged in the death of Daunte Wright. Her trial begins Tuesday with jury selection.

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AG's office adds 1st-degree manslaughter charge against Kim Potter

She faces criminal charges in the shooting death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright.

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Mpls. council member releases privileged memo on 'less lethal' weapons

It says quite directly that the city council doesn't have the authority to restrict their use.

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MPD, city attorney to reduce enforcement of select low-level traffic violations

The new policy applies only in specific situations, and is meant to address racial disparities.

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Trial of former police officer Kim Potter will not be live streamed

Potter is charged in the April Killing of 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center.

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Prosecutor originally handed Kimberly Potter case resigns

He said "vitriol" and "partisan politics" were to blame.

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AG Ellison's office to lead prosecution against officer charged in Daunte Wright's death

Activists and Wright's family had requested Ellison's office handle the prosecution.

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Trial of former police officer Kimberly Potter starts Dec. 6

Potter is charged in the shooting death of Daunte Wright.

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Brooklyn Center City Council votes to create department for noncriminal calls

The resolution is named after Daunte Wright and Kobe Dimock-Heisler, who were both killed by police in Brooklyn Center.

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DOC worker filmed yelling at protesters has been fired

Sgt. Paul Gorder was captured on video yelling at protesters in April.

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Brooklyn Center mayor proposes policing reform, including unarmed traffic enforcement

The resolution includes sweeping changes to policing in the wake of Daunte Wright's death.

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Nearly two dozen COVID cases traced to Daunte Wright protests

State health officials made the announcement Thursday.

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Woman yelling racial slur at Stillwater protesters fired from salon job

Her husband, a longtime corrections worker, has been placed on investigatory leave.

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Corrections employee on leave following video of woman yelling racial slur at protesters

The man in the video is a longtime Minnesota Department of Corrections employee.

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Daunte Wright's girlfriend has broken jaw after fatal traffic stop

Her mother claims police involvement, but this has been denied by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.

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Mourners remember Daunte Wright, plead for justice

Wright was killed by a now-former Brooklyn Center police officer on April 11.

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MN House passes omnibus public safety bill with police reform measures

The Senate previously passed its omnibus public safety bill without police accountability legislation.

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Walz: Demobilization of troops, police to happen 'as quickly as possible'

It's unclear just when troops and police will pull out of the Twin Cities.

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Walz declares emergency in Twin Cities, bringing in police from Ohio and Nebraska

The governor has asked the Legislature for emergency funding for the additional police.