U.S. Police Are Rarely Convicted Of Murder– Here’s Why And How That May Change In 2020 | MSNBC

These stats are shocking even to me.. I had NO IDEA there were so many ‘not guilty’ findings against police for the past 15 years of research – NO IDEA?? WTF!! 

All four officers involved in the killing of George Floyd have been charged with homicide. MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber breaks down the rare charges brought against the officers, and reports on over 20,000 excessive force complaints against officers around the country, tracked by Bowling Green State University Professor Phil Stinson. Stinson shines light on the lack of a federal response against police brutality. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams also joins the discussion. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC. http://www.thebeatwithari.com). Aired on 6/5/2020.

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