A panel of jurors has found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all three charges in the May 2020 death of George Floyd, after one of the most closely watched criminal trials in recent memory. Continue reading #DerekChauvin found GUILTY on ALL charges in the death of #GeorgeFloyd! [details]
Fired police officer Derek Chauvin’s mugshot.
Happening now.. Derek Chauvin has been taken into custody!
Who is Officer Derek Chauvin?
Derek Chauvin is the former officer in the video seen around the world with his knee on Floyd’s neck. He’d been with Minneapolis police for 19 years.
Chauvin has been involved in use-of-force situations before. According to a Pioneer Press article, Chauvin shot a man during a domestic assault call in 2008.