The indictment alleges Derek Chauvin deprived the teenager, who is Black, of his right to be free of unreasonable force in 2017.
'This incident raises concerns. I expect my deputies to remain professional while engaging the public,' Sheriff John McMahon said in a statement.
The Pasquotank County Sheriff's deputy was placed on leave pending a review by the State Bureau of Investigation, Sheriff Tommy Wooten II said at a news conference.
The verdict — guilty on all counts, in a clear-cut victory for Floyd's supporters — set off jubilation tinged with sorrow around the city. Hundreds of people poured into the streets, some running through traffic with banners. Cars blared their horns.
The jury of six white people and six people who are Black or multiracial began deliberating after nearly a full day of closing arguments in which prosecutors argued that Chauvin squeezed the life out of Floyd last May in a way that even a child knew was wrong.
Prosecutors are asking the Court of Appeals to put Derek Chauvin's trial on hold until the issue of adding the third-degree murder count is resolved.
Police officers involved in the shooting of Jacob Blake will not face charges, much to the anger of several LA Lakers stars
In a most unusual year already thrown into chaos by the coronavirus pandemic, many athletes stood up against racial prejudice and discrimination
Proteas have been under pressure to show their support to the BLM Movement by taking a knee, but the players in a statement said that the raised fists have more historical context to the South Africans.
Paine said he didn't think a lot about the issue of racism but the BLM has shifted his perspective
At the news conference, DeVane said he feared for his life and was embarrassed because there was at least one woman among the officers.
Covid is a scarlet letter, the thing that results in those affected being shunned.
Loud boos sounded at The Den as Millwall and Derby County players took the knee on Saturday, leaving the home club "dismayed and saddened"
South Africa will appear in their first international assignment since the COVID-19-induced lockdown in March when they host England
The Australian Test and ODI vice-captain Pat Cummins said his team considered the move as the best way to begin addressing racism, both at home and around the world
Lewis Hamilton is on the verge of a record-equalling seventh Formula One title, but he is more concerned by matters away from the track
The incident occurred Sunday morning at Takulashi village, less than 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Chibok in Borno state.
IPL organisers have given the Black Lives Matter campaign a cold shoulder but Pandya and Kieron Pollard showed their support in Abu Dhabi on Sunday
Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Beawar district.PTI Photo
Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesh for immersion in the Tawi river, in Jammu.PTI Photo
Saints pray to Lord Swaminarayan during 'Jal Jalani Edkashi' at Gurukul in Surat.PTI Photo
Activists of Samuga Needhi Katchi wear masks of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and former chief minister M Karunanidhi, during the pledge owing on the 143rd birth anniversary of Thanthai Periyar, in Coimbatore.PTI Photo
Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates
We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.