Minnesota Dept. of Human Rights launches civil rights investigation into Minneapolis Police Department

About 40 Minnesota Democratic lawmakers called for more regulations on police in the wake of George Floyd's death and said they would demand those changes during a legislative special session later this month. The proposals from the House People of Color and Indigenous Caucus include 22 police changes. Democrats propose stripping Minnesota county attorneys of their power to prosecute police killings, giving control instead to the Minnesota Attorney General's office.

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Barr: Law enforcement must ‘dominate’ streets amid protests

U.S. officials vowed to “maximize federal law enforcement presence” in the nation’s capital Monday night after days of violent demonstrations led to fires across Washington and left scores of businesses with broken windows and dozens of police officers injured.