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Thursday Jul 14 | via Marshall Independent
A police chief whose department helped in the aftermath of the fatal traffic stop shooting of a black man last week in suburban St. Paul, Minnesota, says his officers were delivering aid within four minutes. Roseville police Chief Rick Mathwig on Thursday disputed previous accounts that Philando Castile was not given first aid for 10 minutes or more after being shot. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via WXII 12 Winston-Salem
But new details are emerging in the two cases that have sparked protests nationwide and debate over whether officers used excessive force. Rick Mathwig says recent reports don't line up with reality. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via WPMT-TV York
Authorities say that a man is dead after being shot by police Wednesday evening after being pulled over in a traffic stop. The incident took place in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, near Minneapolis. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via Star Tribune
A small group of protesters has blocked all southbound lanes of I-35W at University Avenue in Minneapolis, the latest round of disruption in te wake of last week's police killing of Philando Castile in Falcon Heights. About 40 to 50 demonstrators took over the freeway around 7:50 a.m. during the peak of the morning rush hour. Comment?
Friday Jul 8 | via City Pages
Unless it isn't. Ramsey County Attorney John Choi made this non-announcement Friday morning, explaining that, while "it has long been the practice of this office to present such cases to a grand jury," he would "decide at a later time, after additional thought," whether to use that system in this case. Comment?
Thursday Jul 7 | via Star Tribune
In a "no bill" decision out Thursday, the grand jury decided not to bring criminal charges against Kyle Eckert and John Jorgensen. The decision comes amid outrage over the killing of Philando Castile, who was shot by a St. Anthony police officer during a traffic stop Wednesday in Falcon Heights. Comment?
Thursday Jul 7 | via UPI
Protesters holding "black lives matter" signs gathered outside the governor's residence in Minnesota after an officer fatally shot a man during a traffic stop live streamed by his girlfriend. A Roseville, Minn., police officer pulled over the couple in Falcon Heights because the vehicle Philandro Castile, 32, was driving had a broken tail light. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 6 | via Star Tribune
A man was shot by police in Falcon Heights on Wednesday evening. In a video posted on Facebook, the man's girlfriend says the "police shot him for no apparent reason, no reason at all." Comment?
Sunday Jul 3 | via TwinCities
Roseville police arrested a 27-year-old St. Paul man on suspicion of juvenile sex trafficking early Sunday morning after he briefly barricaded himself inside a hotel room. Police received information that an underage girl was being trafficked out the Keys Inn on Cleveland Avenue, and when police arrived to arrest the suspect, he ran and shut himself in the hotel room, according to a statement from the department. Comment?
Jun 22, 2016 | via CBS Local
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Dec 12, 2015 | via Right Wing News
Minnesota Police Chief Rick Mathwig is sick and tired of the lies that Diamond "Lavish" Reynolds is telling about the shooting of Philando Castile. You always should wait for the facts of the investigation to come out. Comment?
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