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George Floyd Told Cops He’d Been Shot Before, Revealed on Body Cam

George Floyd was startled by cops when they first arrived on the scene that led to his death … because he claimed he’d been shot before. Thomas Lane — one of the former officers charged in Floyd’s death — is seeking to have his charges dismissed … and included transcripts from bodycam footage as evidence. […]

Ex-Cops Charged in George Floyd’s Killing Appear In Court, First Look

Play video content PaulBlume_Fox9 The four former Minneapolis cops charged in George Floyd‘s alleged murder are back in front of a judge … and it’s the first time we’re seeing two of them appear in court. J. Alexander Kueng and Thomas K. Lane strolled into Hennepin County District Court Monday for a pretrial hearing, accompanied […]

Body Cam Interest Rising in Wake of George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks Deaths

Exclusive The slayings of George Floyd and Rayshard Brooks have law enforcement agencies getting proactive about recording their officers in the field by adding body cams … TMZ has learned. We spoke to a few of the companies supplying body cameras to law enforcement, and both tell us they’ve had an influx of inquiries over […]

Winn-Dixie Supermarkets Consider Name Change After George Floyd Death

Exclusive One of the largest supermarket chains based in the Southeast is considering dropping its name after nearly 100 years … a move triggered by the death of George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter movement. Sources at Winn-Dixie tell TMZ … the supermarket chain — billed as a southern heritage brand serving Alabama, Florida, […]

Ne-Yo Defends George Floyd ‘Sacrifice’ Backlash

Ne-Yo has responded to the backlash after he called George Floyd’s killing a blessing during his memorial service. “We can not let ignorance divide us right now,” said Ne-Yo on The Morning Hustle radio show. “I’m singing at this man’s funeral you cannot believe that I meant anything negative towards him towards his family you […]

The Bail Project Received $15 Million Since George Floyd’s Death

Exclusive George Floyd‘s death has not only sparked nationwide protests against police brutality and racism, it’s also fueled donations to charities and organizations … especially The Bail Project. Joseph Pate — spokesperson for the national nonprofit, which pays bail for people in need — tells TMZ … it has received more than $15 million from […]

Gianna Floyd Wishes Dad George Floyd a ‘Happy Father’s Day in Heaven’

“He was strong and good and good to me. And he was fun.” Gianna “Gigi” Floyd sent her late father George Floyd a sweet message in honor of Father’s Day. Taking to her Instagram account on Sunday, the 6-year-old wished her dad a “Happy Father’s Day in Heaven,” sharing a heartwarming throwback photo with her […]

Gianna Floyd Wishes Dad George Floyd a ‘Happy Father’s Day in Heaven’

“He was strong and good and good to me. And he was fun.” Gianna “Gigi” Floyd sent her late father George Floyd a sweet message in honor of Father’s Day. Taking to her Instagram account on Sunday, the 6-year-old wished her dad a “Happy Father’s Day in Heaven,” sharing a heartwarming throwback photo with her […]

George Floyd Cop Confronted at Grocery Store

Play video content Breaking News @jk3rd_ / Twitter One of the 4 ex-cops charged in the brutal killing of George Floyd was confronted by an angry shopper who bristled when he told her he was sorry she felt the way she did. J. Alexander Kueng was shopping at Cub Foods in Plymouth, Minnesota Saturday when […]

Eric Garner Mock Trial Prosecutor Talks George Floyd Case

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com If George Floyd‘s case goes to court — prosecutors must do their best to prove Derek Chauvin‘s intent was to harm — and they’ve got a damning piece of video on their side … so says the man who served as a prosecutor in Eric Garner‘s mock trial. “American Trial: […]