• Daunte Wright shooting: Brooklyn Center city manager fired after call for due process for police officer

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    Brooklyn Center City Manager Curt Boganey was fired on Monday evening, hours after he publicly disagreed with Mayor Mike Elliott's assertion that the police officer who fatally shot a black man in the Minneapolis suburb should be immediately fired in response to the incident. “Effective immediately our city manager has been relieved of his duties, and the deputy city...
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  • City manager 'relieved of his duties' after fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright

    City manager 'relieved of his duties' after fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The person who oversees Brooklyn Center's day-to-day government operations was fired Monday, a day after police in the Minnesota city shot and killed a young Black man during a traffic stop.
    "Effective immediately our city manager has been relieved of his duties," Mayor Mike Elliott announced on Twitter.
    On Sunday, a police officer in Brooklyn Center shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright in what their superiors insist is an accident. Body camera footage of the incident shows Wright scuffling with police and getting back into his car, at which point an officer can...
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