The former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks was concerned he would face charges after firing three shots during the August 21, 2015 car chase and arrest, according to dash camera footage obtained by CNN. Katie Johnston reports.
Dashcam Revelation: Garrett Rolfe Concerned He'd Face Charges After 2015 ShootingThe former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks was concerned he would face charges after firing three shots during the August 21, 2015 car chase and arrest, according to dash camera footage obtained by CNN. Katie Johnston reports.
Atlanta Mayor Issues Administrative Orders To Revise Use Of Force PoliciesThree weeks after Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms created an Advisory Council to look into the Atlanta Police Department's Use of Force policies, she issued three Administrative Orders to immediately begin revising them. Katie Johnston reports.
Cockfighting Ring Shut Down In MidvilleAs a result of raids conducted in December 2019, and most recently on Monday, a total of more than 200 people could face felony or misdemeanor charges for their involvement in cockfighting rings. Katie Johnston reports.
Georgia Legislature Passes Hate Crime BillSpurred by public outrage over the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, the Georgia legislature on Tuesday approved a hate crime bill that will allow enhanced criminal penalties for people who target others because of their race, gender, sexual orientation or other reasons. Katie Johnston reports.
Georgia Moves Up The Ranks Of States With Fewest Coronavirus RestrictionsWallethub, a personal finance website, says it used 16 key metrics to rank the 50 states and the District of Columbia as of June 22, 2020, to determine which ones have the fewest coronavirus restrictions. Katie Johnston reports.
Rayshard Brooks On Probation At The Time Of His DeathRound up of latest information
Supreme Court Win Sends LGBTQ Discrimination Case Back To Clayton CountyGerald Bostock, a former Clayton County resident and the lead plaintiff who recently won a Supreme Court case against workplace discrimination of LGBTQ employees, is celebrating the victory. Katie Johnston reports.
Donny Masterson Charged with RapeHis lawyer says he is innocent.
Felony Murder Charges AgainstGBI says it was not consulted.
Gwinnett Co. Police Identify Woman Killed In Shooting, Looking For SuspectsPolice are looking for suspects in the shooting death of a 35-year-old mother identified as Shamecia Byrd. Katie Johnston reports.
Rayshard Brooks ProtestsAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced police reforms.
Former Ebay Executives Cyberstalk Online BloggersThe employees did not like the the couple's reviews of Ebay and sent a bloody pig mask, a book on grieving a dead spouse and had pizzas delivered in the middle of the night. They also traveled from California to Massachusetts to conduct surveillance on the couple. Ebay has fired the executives.
AMC Theatres May Close PermanentlyEven if theaters reopen, studios are delaying the release of big name films.
How Long Will Mark Esper Remain As Secretary Of Defense?He broke with the President on using active duty military to police demonstrations.
All 4 Officers Involved In George Floyd Homicide ArrestedCharges against Derek Chauvin upgraded to 2nd degree murder.
Peaceful Daytime Demonstrations Turn To Mayhem After DarkMayhem happened despite widespread curfews and more forceful police enforcement were in effect.
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Protesters Lack Of Social Distancing Could Cause Another Coronavirus OutbreakThe problem is not just the crowd size. Shouting spreads more droplets. Tear gas causes coughing and sneezing.
George Floyd Death Ruled A HomicideThe county coroner ruled he died of a heart attack while being restrained and said he had fentanyl and meth in his system.
Black CNN Journalist Omar Jimenez Arrested In Minneapolis ProtestMinnesota governor called CNN CEO Jeff Zucker to apologize.
Thousands Protest George Floyd's Death Outside CNN Atlanta HeadquartersA police car was set on fire.
Nationwide Protests In The Wake Of George Floyd's DeathFormer Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin has been arrested on 3rd degree murder and manslaughter charges.
Teenager Has 4 College AA DegreesHe will complete his college education at a four year school.
Ford Develops Simple Way Of Protecting Police Officers From CoronavirusFord engineers work with researchers from Ohio State University to bake the cars interiors.