Martin Kaste appears in the following:
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
We paint a portrait of the suburb where Daunte Wright, 20, was shot by police during a traffic stop at the start of the week.
Monday, April 12, 2021
Brooklyn Center police say the police officer who fatally shot a man during a traffic stop accidentally pulled her gun instead of her Taser. The death sparked clashes Sunday night.
Saturday, April 10, 2021
Medical experts, including a forensic pathologist and a pulmonary specialist, testified this week about the death of George Floyd in the trial of Derek Chauvin.
Friday, April 09, 2021
On the 10th day of the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin, the state tried addressed the official cause of death for George Floyd , the man Chauvin is charged with murdering last May.
Thursday, April 08, 2021
In the Derek Chauvin trial, prosecutors said Chauvin killed George Floyd last May by exerting pressure on his back and neck, bringing in a highly-respected pulmonologist to make that case to the jury.
Wednesday, April 07, 2021
On the eighth day of the murder trial of Derek Chauvin, the jury heard more about standards of use of force in law enforcement.
Wednesday, April 07, 2021
Prosecutors focused on the use of force at the murder trial of ex-police officer Derek Chauvin. A key expert witness testified that Chauvin's use of force was "excessive" against George Floyd.
Tuesday, April 06, 2021
On day seven of the Chauvin trial, prosecution focused on the legality of the force used on Floyd. In cross-examination, the defense built its case that Chauvin didn't go beyond what the rules allow.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
The latest on the investigation into the Boulder shooting, and a look at how police responded — using tactics they've had far too much practice developing in Colorado.
Monday, March 22, 2021
Almost a year after identity thieves made off with tens of billions of dollars in COVID-19 unemployment relief, the system remains vulnerable. And scammers are coming to light now during tax time.
Thursday, March 18, 2021
There's growing concern about anti-Asian bias crimes since the pandemic started. Horrific cases of violence have shaken the community, but national statistics don't yet show a clear trend.
Wednesday, March 03, 2021
As experts compile last year's data for gun buying and shooting, the debate grows over whether the two are connected.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Preliminary statistics for 2020 show a jump in the number of arson cases. As the pandemic continues, cities are taking measures to protect vacant or under-used structures.
Thursday, January 28, 2021
Many in law enforcement have cheered on former President Donald Trump. After his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, some say police expressions of that support threaten police legitimacy.
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Police departments say they're looking for signs of political extremism in their ranks following the attack on the U.S. Capitol by Trump supporters.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Some officers are being investigated over involvement at the protests, while others fought off protesters who once supported them.
Monday, January 11, 2021
Police departments are looking into whether some of their off-duty officers participated in the U.S. Capitol riot, adding to growing unease over the embrace of Trumpism by American law enforcement.
Sunday, January 10, 2021
In an exclusive interview with NPR, the top federal prosecutor for the District of Columbia describes how investigators are building their case.
Wednesday, January 06, 2021
While local police reported some arrests, many of the rallies remained peaceful.
Thursday, December 17, 2020
As many states tighten pandemic public health rules again, what happens if you don't comply? We examine the hesitancy to enforce orders, especially where there's skepticism about COVID-19 rules.