George Floyd Legal Actions
After an officer-involved death, the City of Minneapolis makes every effort to be transparent and release public data related to the incident. Public data and information is available on the officers involved, the immediate police response and the decision by the Minnesota Attorney General to charge the officers.
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Minnesota Attorney General Case
The Minnesota Attorney General’s Office and the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, with Attorney General Ellison as the lead prosecutor, have charged the four officers involved with the death of George Floyd. Attorney General Ellison filed a charge of second-degree murder against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. Attorney General Ellison and Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman filed charges of aiding and abetting second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter against former Minneapolis officers J.A. Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao.
Complaints for the former Minneapolis officers in this case are available:
- Complaint for Derek Chauvin (PDF)
- Complaint for J.A. Keung (PDF)
- Complaint for Thomas Lane (PDF)
- Complaint for Tou Thao (PDF)
About Public Data
Public data from the death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020, is available on the City’s webpage for frequently requested police information. Public data originating from the City of Minneapolis will be posted to the webpage as it becomes available.
The case is under continuing investigation by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. The officers involved will be prosecuted by the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office and the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, with Attorney General Ellison as the lead prosecutor.
Last updated Jun 17, 2020