Jacob Michael Gaines was filmed attacking the USMS deputy with the DeWalt hammer on Saturday, after he attempted to bring down a US Courthouse barricade. In the video, Gaines can be seen waiting with the hammer raised as the officers came through a door, then swinging it as they came through.
Not only has this year’s race drawn two Democratic candidates, but one of them — a retired Sheriff’s Office communications maintenance supervisor named Eliseo Santana — has raised more than $25,000 in a few weeks thanks to donors outside Florida and left-leaning political organizations.
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- After days of contentious negotiations on a budget put together in the middle of a global pandemic and nationwide police accountability protests, the New York City Council adopted an $88.1 billion Fiscal Year 2021 budget late Tuesday evening.
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan said Monday that Seattle police will be returning to its abandoned East Precinct building “peacefully and in the near future,” following a weekend in which three men were shot in the protest area that has emerged around the building.
The Shelby Township trustees suspended police Chief Robert Shelide for 30 days Tuesday night and ordered him to undergo cultural awareness and de-escalation training but stopped short of firing him for inflammatory comments he made online about Black Lives Matter protesters.