George Floyd

Correa votes to pass landmark police reform legislation Congressman Lou Correa voted to pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act—landmark legislation that reforms America’s police departments and rebuilds trusts in our communities. The Congressman, who serves on the House Judiciary Committee, urged his colleagues to join him in passing …continue reading

In support of transparency and to encourage communication with the public it serves, the Seal Beach Police Department released its use of force policy and procedures (pdf). The nine-page document includes an overview, a mission statement with core values, response to the 8CANTWAIT campaign, a description of President Obama’s Task …continue reading

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Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel), issued the following statement regarding the events over the past week in the U.S. regarding George Floyd’s death: “The deeply troubling death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has rightly sparked outrage and demands for justice across the nation. Most who have engaged in protests over …continue reading

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Federal, state and local law enforcement partners join together to condemn the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and offer sincere condolences to his family and colleagues, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott, FBI Special Agent in Charge Sean Ragan, Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert, Sacramento County Sheriff Scott …continue reading

Over the weekend, there were multiple demonstrations that took place across Orange County in response to the murder of George Floyd. More are planned in the coming days. While most were peaceful and went without incident, the demonstrations in the cities of Huntington Beach and Santa Ana required police to …continue reading

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Statement on Death of George Floyd Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement: “The actions of these officers are egregious and completely unacceptable and my heart goes out to George Floyd’s family. I am a supporter of law enforcement, but these officers should be prosecuted to the …continue reading

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As cities across the nation, including a handful in Orange County, deal with mass protests following the controversial death of George Floyd by Minnesota police officers, Garden Grove focuses on the importance of respecting diversity in all forms and maintaining positive police relationships in the community. “Garden Grove is a …continue reading