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NEW: Alan Ditty, a Minneapolis city employee blew the whistle of a potential raid on a protest site. He was outed by Kare 11 to the MPD. Ditty killed himself after he was identified & fired.

Here's the story of how the press & the city failed Alan Ditty:…
Alan Ditty—union pipefitter, husband, and father of two— died on March 12, 2016. He had worked for the city of Minneapolis for 32 years, and was only one year away from early retirement eligibility. He called in sick just three days over three decades. Image
Ditty cared deeply and fiercely for his employees and the public he interacted with on a daily basis. When he discovered that a raid was imminent on a #BlackLivesMatter encampment after the fatal police shooting of #JamarClark in 2015, he feared for everyone’s safety. Image
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Ty Jindra's father, Jeff Jindra, is a monster working as a police officer who terrorized Minneapolis for decades on a street beat then on the disbanded Gang Strike Task Force. Ty's dad beatup my little brother when he was 14 coz he 'fit the description'.…
MPD officer Jeff Jindra repeatedly kicked a handcuffed Philander Jenkins in the head in 2003, causing his face to shatter. Then they planted a gun, fabricated charges, & Jenkins was sodomized by a deputy before taxpayers paid a $110K settlement.…
That wasn't the only case of sodomization connected to MPD officer Jeff Jindra -- In 2003 Jindra and Todd Babekuhl sodomized Stephen Porter in his bathroom with a plunger during an attempted drug raid. Jindra was later promoted.…
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March is now on the move, from Western District in St.Paul Minnesota.…
March and caravan for justice for stolen lives lost to police violence in the Twin Cities on it's way to the Capitol, headed by families of #JustinTeigen #DaunteWright #JamarClark #BrianQuinones #IsakAden #WinstonSmith #DolalIdd #CourtneyWilliams. #LIVE ->… Image
March for #JustinTeigen and all stolen lives has reached the Capitol. Watch #LIVE… Image
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Chauvin Trial Day 15 pt 1…
We are starting today with a replay of our interview with Keith the former 911 operator in Minneapolis, then will go live
Court is expected to resume in #DerekChauvinTrial any minute now. Court ended yesterday with Judge Cahill getting very aggressive towards Genevieve Hanson, the eyewitness who is also a firefighter and trained paramedic.
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Isak Aden, One Year Later: A Life Stolen by Police

Family files $20M lawsuit on 1-yr anniversary.

Ofcr Moseng, who was speaking on phone with Aden as he was fatally shot by police, pushed 2 #JusticeForIsak protesters during the 1-yr event.

Full Story:…
Isak Aden was a 23 y/o college student, entrepreneur, & father figure to his younger siblings when he was killed by police in Eagan, MN, on July 2, 2019.

He had immigrated to the US w/ his grandma after both his parents died in the Somali civil war.

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Responding to a disputed domestic disturbance call, nearly 100 officers from a slew of south suburban police depts – including the South Metro SWAT unit, 4 snipers, three K-9 units, an MRAP, & 2 Bearcats – quickly surrounded #IsakAden in a parking lot off HWY 13 in Eagan. Image
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The four ex-officers accused of killing #GeorgeFloyd have filed motions of dismissal and have a courtdate set for this morning at 9 am.

Hundreds are out in downtown #Minneapolis in front of the courthouse demanding the charges not be dismissed.
Anika Bowie, VP of @NAACPmpls, speaks against a change of venue for #GeorgeFloyd's killers.

"We are here today because we have a justice system that doesnt want to lay in the bed it created ... we know justice in Hennepin County needs to be taken care of Hennepin County"
Michelle Gross, President of @CUAPBMpls, speaking about "cop exceptionalism" and how she feels the cops who are accused of killing #GeorgeFloyd are being treated in exceptional ways.

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