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5 months ago

Minneapolis mayor officially bans execution of ‘no-knock’ search warrants

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey discussed how the ban works to prevent tragedies like the deaths of Amir Locke and Breonna Taylor from happening.
5 months ago
Minneapolis mayor officially bans execution of ‘no-knock’ search warrants
6 months ago

‘No-knock’ search warrant ban goes into effect in Minneapolis

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced the new policy last month after the fatal police shooting of Amir Locke.
6 months ago
‘No-knock’ search warrant ban goes into effect in Minneapolis
6 months ago

Amir Locke's death prompts ban on no-knock warrants

Amir Locke was fatally shot and killed by Minneapolis police officers executing a no-knock search warrant in February. Now, such warrants are banned in the city.
6 months ago
Amir Locke's death prompts ban on no-knock warrants
6 months ago

Amir Locke's mom pushes for end to 'no knock' warrants after cop not charged in son's death

Amir Locke's mother sounded off against the laws that permit "no knock" warrants after prosecutors decided not to charge the officer who shot her son.
6 months ago
Amir Locke's mom pushes for end to 'no knock' warrants
6 months ago

Fallout after no charges announced in Amir Locke death

Minnesota authorities announced they will not press charges against the police officer who shot and killed Amir Locke, while executing a no-knock warrant.
6 months ago
Fallout after no charges announced in Amir Locke death
6 months ago

No charges for officer who shot and killed Amir Locke

No criminal charges will be filed in the fatal police shooting of Amir Locke.
6 months ago
No charges for officer who shot and killed Amir Locke
6 months ago

'No-knock warrants should be banned' across Minnesota: Amir Locke's mother

ABC News' Stephanie Ramos speaks with Amir Locke's mother Karen Wells and family attorney Ben Crump about Minnesota’s decision to not prosecute police officers in Locke's death.
6 months ago
'No-knock warrants should be banned' across Minnesota: Amir Locke's mother
6 months ago

No charges for officer who fatally shot Amir Locke

Minnesota prosecutors will not file charges against Minneapolis Police officer Mark Hanneman who fatally shot 22-year-old Amir Locke, a Black man, while executing a no-knock warrant in February.
6 months ago
No charges for officer who fatally shot Amir Locke
7 months ago

2nd teen charged in probe that led to Amir Locke's death

A second teen has been arrested in the homicide investigation.
7 months ago
2nd teen charged in probe that led to Amir Locke's death
7 months ago

Amir Locke's funeral: Mom says son was 'executed,' Sharpton delivers powerful eulogy

Amir Locke, 22, was killed by officers executing a "no-knock" search warrant.
7 months ago
Amir Locke's funeral: Mom says son was 'executed,' Sharpton delivers powerful eulogy
8 months ago

Arrest made in homicide investigation that led to 'no-knock' warrant

"No-knock" warrants are under scrutiny in Minnesota after the death of 22-year-old Amir Locke.
8 months ago
Arrest made in homicide investigation that led to 'no-knock' warrant
8 months ago

Amir Locke funeral set for Thursday; Sharpton to officiate

A funeral service will be held Thursday in Minneapolis for Amir Locke, the 22-year-old Black man shot by Minneapolis police executing a search warrant earlier this month
8 months ago
Amir Locke funeral set for Thursday; Sharpton to officiate
8 months ago

Barely in job, new chief feels heat from Amir Locke shooting

A 22-year-old Black man was fatally shot by police in Minneapolis.
8 months ago
8 months ago

Amir Locke's death highlights perils for Black gun owners: Advocates

Activists say Black legal gun owners aren't given the benefit of the doubt.
8 months ago
Gun ownership can make Black people a target: Activists
8 months ago

What to know about no-knock warrants, following Amir Locke's fatal shooting

Controversial "no-knock" warrants -- that lead to the death of Breonna Taylor and Amir Locke -- allow officers to enter a private home without knocking.
8 months ago
No-knock warrants are in the spotlight again. Here's what to know.
8 months ago

Suspect arrested in connection with 'no-knock' warrant that killed Amir Locke

A 17-year-old was arrested in connection to the search warrant that led to the death of Locke, 22, who was shot and killed by Minneapolis police officers executing a "no-knock" search warrant.
8 months ago
Suspect arrested in connection with 'no-knock' warrant that killed Amir Locke
8 months ago

Teen arrested in connection to search warrant that led to Amir Locke's death

A 17-year-old has been arrested in connection to the search warrant that led to the death of 22-year-old Amir Locke.
8 months ago
Teen arrested in connection to search warrant that led to Amir Locke's death
8 months ago

No-knock warrants in Minnesota under scrutiny after fatal police shooting

Minneapolis city council will target "no-knock" warrants in a public hearing following the fatal Amir Locke shooting.
8 months ago
No-knock warrants under scrutiny after fatal police shooting
8 months ago

Protesters demand answers over man killed in no-knock warrant raid

Amir Locke, 22, was fatally shot by Minneapolis police officers in an apartment early Wednesday morning by officers executing a "no-knock" search warrant.
8 months ago
Protesters demand answers over man killed in no-knock warrant raid
8 months ago

Amir Locke shooting reignites debate over no-knock warrants

No-knock warrants are again under scrutiny after police in Minneapolis shot and killed 22-year-old Amir Locke. Attorney Brian Buckmire breaks down whether this case could end the controversial tactic.
8 months ago
Amir Locke shooting reignites debate over no-knock warrants
8 months ago

Amir Locke: Outrage grows after Minneapolis ‘no-knock’ police shooting

Protesters took to the streets after Minneapolis police shot and killed 22-year-old Amir Locke while executing a “no-knock” warrant.
8 months ago
Amir Locke: Outrage grows after Minneapolis ‘no-knock’ police shooting
8 months ago

Protests call for the end of ‘no-knock’ warrants after man killed by police

Amir Locke, 22, a Black man, was fatally shot by Minneapolis police while they were executing a "no-knock" warrant at an apartment last week.
8 months ago
Protests call for the end of ‘no-knock’ warrants after man killed by police
8 months ago

Two years after the death of George Floyd, another Black man killed by MN police

Amir Locke, 22, was killed by Minneapolis police while they were executing a “No-Knock” search warrant at an apartment last week. The incident occurred three miles from where George Floyd was killed.
8 months ago
Two years after the death of George Floyd, another Black man killed by MN police