REWATCH: News 6 hosts Real Talk: A Candid Conversation on racial inequality in America
The death of George Floyd, a black man whose final moments were spent with a white officer’s knee pinned to his neck, has sparked oftentimes uncomfortable but much-needed conversations about race relations in our country.
‘We will vote, by God!' How the Ocoee Massacre sparked local legislation nearly 100 years later
As many Americans reflect upon the nation’s past and hope to enact change for a better future, pushing against continued systemic inequalities, Florida finds itself upon the near 100-year mark of an event that would shape the experience for many Black Americans in the state for years to come.
Orlando, Sanford police chiefs to serve on new subcommittee on law enforcement accountability
In response to the recent protests surrounding the death of George Floyd, The Florida Police Chiefs Association has announced a new subcommittee dedicated to the topic of law enforcement accountability and two local police chiefs will be among the members.
‘We are listening:’ Central Florida law enforcement officers heartbroken by George Floyd’s death
George Floyd’s death has impacted the country and the world. The video showing the Minneapolis officer kneeling on Floyd’s neck until he stopped breathing is heartbreaking to watch, especially for African American officers who are called to serve and protect.