The head of the Louisville police fired after the death of one of the protesters
The chief of police of Louisville, Kentucky was fired after people were killed during the crackdown on protests that erupted over the death of an African-American George Floyd, according to CNN.
Earlier it was reported that on Monday night representatives of the local police and the National guard began to disperse the large crowd of people gathered in the Parking lot of one of the shops. As stated by the head of the local police Steven Conrad, on the spot by law enforcement officials opened fire, they began to shoot back. As a result of incident one person died. The Governor of Kentucky Andy Bichard ordered to conduct an independent investigation.
It is reported that the police chief was fired after authorities discovered that two police officers involved in the incident, did not include lapel cameras.
Riots erupted in Minneapolis and several other cities after the death of the African-American George Floyd at the hands of the police. In the Internet appeared the video, which show that the police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled on top of him, the three of us, and one of them stepped on his knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. He died in intensive care. After the riots, fired four police officers and one of them was accused of murder by negligence.