Attorney General Keith Ellison’s office on Wednesday upgraded charges against the former Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck and charged the other three officers at the scene with aiding and abetting murder.
Also, this city councilman’s long thread (this is the start) is getting a lot of attention. The gist is that council members suggesting even the mildest of reforms could expect Minneapolis cops to drag their feet responding to calls in their district. He’s talking about disbanding the police and starting over. (Click on the date of the tweet and then click on “Show This Thread” to read the whole thing — it’s long.)