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Rochester Police Policy Conversation [Video]

Rochester Police Policy Conversation

KIMT News 3's Calyn Thompson spoke with Rochester's police chief about how the department is doing

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Fact Check: Ad links Biden to "Defund the police" [Video]

Fact Check: Ad links Biden to "Defund the police"

Fact Checking an ad that links Biden to "Defund the police" movement.

Credit: ABC15 Arizona     Duration: 01:11Published
City of Milwaukee erases "Defund The Police" street mural citing safety concerns [Video]

City of Milwaukee erases "Defund The Police" street mural citing safety concerns

Steps away from Milwaukee City Hall, public works crews spent several hours Friday scrubbing off a street painting that said "Defund Police."

Credit: TODAY’S TMJ4     Duration: 01:43Published
"Defund the Police" message taken down [Video]

"Defund the Police" message taken down

"Defund the Police" message taken down

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VP Mike Pence Tells Philly Police Trump Administration 'Not Going To Defund The Police' [Video]

VP Mike Pence Tells Philly Police Trump Administration 'Not Going To Defund The Police'

Alexandria Hoff reports.

Credit: CBS 3 Philly     Duration: 02:20Published
Protesters plan to camp outside St. Louis City Hall until mayor resigns [Video]

Protesters plan to camp outside St. Louis City Hall until mayor resigns

Protesters are demanding St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson in response to a Facebook live post in which she read the names and addresses of people wanting to defund the police.

Credit: KTVI     Duration: 01:53Published
Reality Check: Does Biden Want To Defund Police? [Video]

Reality Check: Does Biden Want To Defund Police?

President Donald Trump is airing TV campaign ads in Minnesota and Wisconsin that link his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, to the controversial "defund the police" movement. But there's a problem with..

Credit: CBS 4 WCCO Minnesota     Duration: 01:59Published
Milwaukee County law enforcement leaders address protests, unrest, threats [Video]

Milwaukee County law enforcement leaders address protests, unrest, threats

Local law enforcement leaders across Milwaukee County gathered Wednesday to address their response to protests, unrest, and threats to their departments.

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Boston Mayor Walsh, Commissioner Gross Discuss Cut To Police Budget [Video]

Boston Mayor Walsh, Commissioner Gross Discuss Cut To Police Budget

Boston Mayor Walsh said defunding the police is not the answer, but there should be police reforms. Police Commissioner William Gross explained community policing.

Credit: WBZ CBS Boston     Duration: 05:42Published
Protesters Gather In Mt. Vernon Saturday [Video]

Protesters Gather In Mt. Vernon Saturday

Protesters gathered in Mt. Vernon Saturday to ask officials to defund the police.

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 00:13Published
Black Lives Matter Cleveland holds rally to 'defund' police [Video]

Black Lives Matter Cleveland holds rally to 'defund' police

A rally to defund the Cleveland Police Department was held on the Fourth of July.

Credit: WEWS NewsChannel5     Duration: 00:49Published
Cops Under Fire for Viral TikTok About Defund the Police [Video]

Cops Under Fire for Viral TikTok About Defund the Police

Three police officers are under investigation for their controversial TikToks about the Defund The Police movement, Black Lives Matter and the Thin Blue Line flag.

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Boise Police Chief sworn in [Video]

Boise Police Chief sworn in

Mayor Lauren McClean swears in new Boise Police Chief Ryan Lee.

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Baltimore Police To Move 70 Specialized Units Members To Patrol, No Officer Layoffs Expected After $22M In Cuts [Video]

Baltimore Police To Move 70 Specialized Units Members To Patrol, No Officer Layoffs Expected After $22M In Cuts

Baltimore police will be making some changes after calls to defund the police and the coronavirus pandemic lead to big budget cuts. The good news -- no officers will be laid off.

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 02:58Published
What does it mean to defund the police? – video [Video]

What does it mean to defund the police? – video

The Black Lives Matter protests in the US, which escalated in response to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, have brought the little-known but decades-old campaign to abolish US police into..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 06:53Published
Amid calls to 'defund the police,' Boise council members express support for BPD emphasis on social services [Video]

Amid calls to 'defund the police,' Boise council members express support for BPD emphasis on social services

Amid Black Lives Matter protests, Boise council members express support for added social services by BPD.

Credit: Idaho On Your Side     Duration: 02:12Published
Hacked 'BlueLeaks' Docs Show Cops Were Tracking George Floyd Protesters [Video]

Hacked 'BlueLeaks' Docs Show Cops Were Tracking George Floyd Protesters

Law enforcement has kept tabs on demonstrators since anti-police-brutality protests first broke out after the death of George Floyd. According to Business Insider, leaked documents reveal police..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published
Missouri Mayor Apologizes After Reading Names and Addresses of Protestors on Facebook Live [Video]

Missouri Mayor Apologizes After Reading Names and Addresses of Protestors on Facebook Live

During a Facebook Live coronavirus briefing, the mayor of St. Louis Missouri read the names and partial addresses of protestors calling to defund the police.

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 01:24Published
Jolyon Rubinstein leads chant of "f*** Boris Johnson" at Black Lives Matter march in London [Video]

Jolyon Rubinstein leads chant of "f*** Boris Johnson" at Black Lives Matter march in London

Actor Jolyon Rubinstein joined Black Lives Matter protesters in central London on Sunday (June 28). Rubinstein, best known for creating the BBC Three satirical show 'The Revolution Will Be..

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PEOPLE GATHER FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE NIGHT OF PROTESTS IN SPRINGFIELD [Video]

PEOPLE GATHER FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE NIGHT OF PROTESTS IN SPRINGFIELD

For a second night in a row, protestors are taking to the streets in Springfield demanding action be taken against police.

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St. Louis Mayor Apologizes For Revealing Names Of Demonstrators [Video]

St. Louis Mayor Apologizes For Revealing Names Of Demonstrators

The mayor of St. Louis apologized to demonstrators who wanted to defund the police. According to Gizmodo, she read the full names and street addresses of these demonstrators. During a town hall live..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:32Published
More than 100 people join rally in Turlock in support of law enforcement officers [Video]

More than 100 people join rally in Turlock in support of law enforcement officers

Kristi Gross reports

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Opposing Rallies Over Defunding Police Gather In Front Of Massachusetts State House [Video]

Opposing Rallies Over Defunding Police Gather In Front Of Massachusetts State House

WBZ-TV's Ken MacLeod reports.

Credit: WBZ CBS Boston     Duration: 00:19Published
NYPD Sees Uptick In Members Filing For Retirement [Video]

NYPD Sees Uptick In Members Filing For Retirement

With protesters calling to defund the police and a spike in crime citywide, the NYPD is also experiencing an increase in members filing for retirement; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:25Published
Protesters Occupy Area Outside City Hall [Video]

Protesters Occupy Area Outside City Hall

The group says it will remain there until budget negotiations are completed next week. They're calling for at least $1 billion to be cut from the NYPD.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:30Published

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Seattle mayor plans to move 911, other functions outside police department

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan announced plans on Monday to move certain functions away from the police department along with a proposed $76 million cut to its budget while criticizing a proposal backed by..
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Trump Continues Criticism of Movement to Defund the Police

The president is embracing law enforcement, a tactic that won him support in the 2016 campaign, while ignoring calls for reform.
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Democrat sheriff says defunding police means 'you won’t find good men and women willing to do this job'

A Democrat sheriff in Arizona on Sunday slammed the notion advocated by Black Lives Matter protesters to defund the police, arguing that demonizing law enforcement will lead to “lawlessness” and..
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Mayor Durkan announces plans to move 911 dispatchers, other functions outside SPD, criticizes City Council support for deeper defunding

Durkan characterized her approach as more responsible than the City Council's. Last week, council members declared support for a high-level proposal by advocates to defund the Police Department by..
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Up next for police defunding advocates: Win local elections

ATLANTA (AP) — Amid Americans’ national reckoning on racism, a coalition of progressive groups is forming a political action committee to back local candidates who want to redirect money away from..
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'Defund the Police,' 'Cancel Rent': The Left Remakes the World

“Defund the police” and “cancel rent” aren’t reforms, but paths to revolution.
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A city-by-city breakdown of how Canadians want to defund the police

The call to “defund the police” is reverberating through North American cities, and has prompted several major municipalities to move forward with extensive policing reforms, led by the $1 billion..
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Defund the police? This is how much Canadian cities spend

Amid calls to defund the police in protests sparked by the May killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, an analysis of 18 of Canada's largest cities, regions and provincial capitals found more than half..
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The Police Defunding Con Game – OpEd

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Cutting police budgets without establishing public control over their behavior doesn’t solve the problem, and invites politicians to shuffle budget numbers around like a three-card monte..
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump team distortions on Biden and police

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's campaign team is misrepresenting Democratic rival Joe Biden's stance on improving police practices following George Floyd's death. In ads and emails this..
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Los Angeles votes to DEFUND the police – LAPD budget reduced by $150 million

(Natural News) The Los Angeles City Council approved a measure on July 1 to reduce the budget of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) by $150 million, starting in the city’s 2020-2021 fiscal..
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FACT CHECK: Did Ford Motor Company Support “Defund the Police” Movement?

A claim going around the Internet is that Ford Motor Company donated to the “Defund the Police” movement. Slogans and banners of “Defund the Police” are being seen in the ongoing fight for..
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Hundreds of people expected to address TPS board amid calls for reform

Hundreds of people are expected to address the Toronto Police Services Board in a series of virtual town halls that will take place amid a global push for policing reform and increasing calls to..
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What is the BREATHE Act? Squad members push wide-ranging bill that slashes police funds, gives reparations

The legislation would push states to dismantle prisons, end life sentences, defund the police and establish commissions to provide reparations for people of color.
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Biden says some funding should 'absolutely' be redirected from police

Joe Biden said in an interview Wednesday that some funding should “absolutely” be redirected from police, amid calls from some in his party to "defund the police" in the wake of the protests..
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As Police Divestment Gains Support, Summer Violence Raises Tensions

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Fox News Media announced Monday that when referencing to race, the word “Black” will now be capitalized, along with “White” and “Brown,” in keeping with recommendations from the National..
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Defund the police protests held in Toronto, Brampton

Several protests were held in Toronto and Brampton on Sunday, calling for the defunding of police.
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'Defund the Police' mural changed to 'Defend the Police' outside Milwaukee City Hall

A "Defund the Police" mural outside Milwaukee's City Hall that was painted over by an anonymous group in an effort to show support for law enforcement, was changed back to its original message Friday,..
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‘He Don’t Speak For Me’: Herschel Walker Criticizes ‘Black Lives Matter’

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Do chants of 'defund the police' help or hinder campaign for change?

In the midst of protests since George Floyd's death in police custody, the slogan 'defund the police' has emerged as a powerful rallying cry among advocates for change and a target of derision among..
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Have Americans Warmed to Calls to ‘Defund the Police’?

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Lena Dunham calls for reparations, defunding police after being called out on Twitter for her privilege

Lena Dunham issued a contrite statement about her privilege in which she called for reparations and to defund the police after being called out on social media.
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N.Y.C.’s Budget and a Cut to N.Y.P.D. Funding, Explained

A city government reporter for The Times explains New York's grim fiscal reality, and the moves meant to placate calls to defund the police.
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More Than Half Of New York Voters Don’t Support Defunding The Police: Poll

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Protesters continue to occupy NY city hall area

Protesters continued to occupy the area around New York City Hall on Tuesday as the "defund the police" protest continues. (June 30)  
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New York City protesters scuffle with police outside City Hall ahead of budget hearing; 2 arrested

New York City police arrested two “Occupy City Hall” protesters overnight Tuesday, while the morning hours gave way to scuffles between officers and demonstrators who have camped out for over a..
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St. Louis mayor 'not resigning' and 'definitely running for reelection' after protesters shoot fireworks at her home

Protests began on Friday when St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson read the names and addresses of people calling to defund the police on Facebook Live. Since her apology two days ago on social media the mayor..
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St. Louis Couple Points Guns At Protesters Passing Their House

Watch VideoA St. Louis couple drew guns on a group of demonstrators passing by their house in a gated neighborhood. In a viral video, the couple — identified as personal injury lawyers Mark and..
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Pols face ire of 'Defund the Police' force, from Seattle to New York City

As unrest over the death of George Floyd and racial inequality in general reverberates across the United States, local politicians are facing an intense new wave of pressure from protesters demanding..
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NYC mayor seeks $1 billion police cut amid City Hall protest

NEW YORK (AP) — The police budget in New York City would be slashed by $1 billion under a proposal announced Monday by Mayor Bill de Blasio. With a “defund the police” sit-in protest continuing..
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Missouri Democratic mayor accused of intimidating defund police protesters after reading names, partial addresses on livestream

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson faces criticism after reading the names and partial addresses of at least ten protesters calling to defund the police during a Facebook Live briefing on the coronavirus.
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Minneapolis spends $63G on private security detail for council members who received death threats

Several Minneapolis City Council members who have received death threats following their calls to defund the police after the death of George Floyd have been assigned private security details.
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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Prosecutors explore "defund the police"

What it means to "defund the police" is being explored nationwide by some of the candidates running for district attorney and county prosecutor.
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The account for journalistic organization Distributed Denial of Secrets has been suspended by Twitter following its release of law enforcement documents from police departments across the U.S. The..
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House Dems quickly defeat GOP resolution opposing ‘defund the police’ push

House Democrats on Thursday swiftly defeated a Republican resolution opposing so-called autonomous zones and the push to “defund the police.” 
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What Seattle-area cops say about the future of policing

Seattle-area police officers uniformly reject protesters' "defund the police" message. But they generally agree that outcry over George Floyd's killing is justified, and that police hiring, training..
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