Blevins

Body cam video of Blevins shooting
City of Mpls, National Center for Audio & Video Forensics
Laura Oakes
July 31, 2018 - 2:27 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota is blasting the actions by the two Minneapolis police officers who shot and killed Thurman Blevins Junior last month. Executive Director John Gordon says it illustrates what he calls a national pattern of police using excessive or fatal force against...
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Press conference by Thurman Blevins family
Entercom
Al Schoch
July 09, 2018 - 11:22 am
A call for justice from family members of Thurman Blevins, the man who was shot and killed by Minneapolis Police Department officers last month. "We know they murdered him, that's clear as day," said Sydney Brown, Thurman's cousin, who joined his aunt and sister gathered in front of city hall to...
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Sloan Martin, WCCO Radio
July 06, 2018 - 6:49 am
Two gatherings took place Friday to remember Twin Cities men who were shot and killed by police officers, one of them exactly two years ago. It was July 6, 2016 when Philando Castile was shot and killed by Saint Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez. The shooting happened during a traffic stop, and...
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Woman at memorial for Blevins
Entercom
June 25, 2018 - 10:07 am
The Hennepin County medical examiner Monday released its report on Thurman Blevins, ruling that the 31-year-old Minneapolis man died from multiple gunshot wounds on Saturday. The manner of Blevins' death was ruled a homicide. The report did not say where Belvins was hit by the bullets. Blevins was...
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Sloan Martin, WCCO Radio
June 25, 2018 - 6:55 am
Minneapolis residents upset and angry over yet another officer-involved shooting gathered in two different locations Sunday, one to express their feelings toward police, the other to grieve and remember. A large crowd gathered at a familiar spot, the Fourth Precinct police headquarters building,...
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Bob Kroll
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June 25, 2018 - 5:36 am
The head of the Minneapolis police union has one opinion about the release of body camera video from Saturday's officer-involved shooting. "The sooner the better," he said. "All of it." Lt. Bob Kroll said that video will show the two officers acted heroically, and appropriately when 31-year-old...
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