Rochester Police Chief, Entire Command Staff Retiring Less Than A Week After Controversy Erupted Over Chicago Man Daniel Prude's DeathRochester, New York police Chief La’Ron Singletary and his entire command staff are retiring less than a week after protests erupted over the death of Daniel Prude, a Black man from Chicago, in Rochester police custody.
Naked With 'Spit Hoods' On, Rochester Protesters Decry Daniel Prude's DeathPrude, a 41-year-old Black man from Chicago, died after police found him running naked in a street March 23, put a hood over his head to stop him from spitting, then held him down for about two minutes until he stopped breathing.
Rochester Mayor Promises Police Reform In Wake Of Death Of Chicago Man Daniel PrudeRochester Mayor Lovely Warren promised reforms are coming to the city's police department as community elders sought to bring calmer minds to a fifth night of demonstrations Sunday over the March death of Daniel Prude, a Black man from Chicago who lost consciousness after police in Rochester held him down with a hood over his head.
New York Attorney General To Empanel Grand Jury To Investigate Death Of Chicago Man, Daniel Prude, In RochesterNew York State Attorney General Letitia James has moved to empanel a grand jury to investigate the death of Daniel Prude.
Rochester Police Union: Video Of Daniel Prude Suffocating In Police Custody 'Not Complete, And Certainly Not Accurate'Rochester Police Locust Club President Michael Mazzeo did not say what was missing from the body camera video released by police, but said there are other different videos that also should be released.
Rochester Mayor Suspends Officers Involved In Death In Custody Of Daniel Prude Of ChicagoRochester, New York Mayor Lovely Warren said Thursday that she is suspending the seven officers involved in the arrest of Chicago resident Daniel Prude, who died in police custody in March.
Disturbing Video Shows Chicago Man, Daniel Prude, Suffocating In Police Custody In Rochester, N.Y.The video is hard to watch – a Black man suffocating after being taken into custody by police in Rochester, New York.
Illinois Now On New York State Travel Quarantine ListThe order applies to anyone traveling from a state where 10% or more of the people tested came back positive on a seven-day average.
Feds Ask For Anonymous Jury In R. Kelly's Upcoming Trial In New York, Citing 'History Of Obstructive Conduct'The feds also argued jurors will hear evidence Kelly is "capable of inflicting violence," which might affect their impartiality if they are aware their names will be public.
Pritzker: No Plans Now For Illinois To Require Quarantine For Visitors From COVID-19 Hot Spot States, But That Could ChangeNew York, New Jersey, and Connecticut on Wednesday announced a requirement of 14-day quarantines for people visiting from other states that are seeing spikes in coronavirus cases. Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker said he has no plans for a similar requirement in Illinois, but that could change.
The United States Is Now Reporting More Coronavirus Deaths Than Any Other CountryThe United States is reporting more coronavirus deaths than any country in the world after the death toll on Saturday morning climbed to at least 18,860, according to a tally from Johns Hopkins University.