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Trial Updates

Less than a year ago, the tragic killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis shook not just the country but the world.

We want to share with you that we have collaborated with community partners and leaders as well as neighboring police departments to implement plans that puts the safety of residents, visitors, and businesses in Brooklyn Park at the forefront.

Ensuring the safety and wellness of our community is, and will remain, a key priority. We will also protect the right for people to exercise their First amendment right to peaceful demonstration.

City social media pages will be providing updates relevant to Brooklyn Park residents, workers and business owners. Follow us online to receive updates and sign up for email alerts.

 

Verdict Update

The jury on Tuesday found ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty of murder and manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd.

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Community Healing Spaces

Virtual and in-person community healing circles are being held to address the hurt and trauma caused by the killing of George Floyd last summer, the civil unrest that followed in our neighborhoods and the ongoing trial.

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Seating will be spaced appropriately 6 feet apart and all attendees will be be required to wear face masks. Hand sanitizer will also be available. Capacity will be limited based on social distancing.

Virtual sessions will also be available.

Protest activities