Black prison officers removed from the protection of the police, who detained the head, according to broadcaster ABC. Charges in the death of an African American charged with Derek Savino. A former COP was placed in a cell on the fifth floor of the Ramsey County jail. With eight employees – African – and Hispanic – was transferred to work on the third floor, and to carry out their responsibilities sent white officers.
“Ousted said of discrimination and believe that it happened only because of the color of their skin. They are demanding monetary compensation, a public apology and training for the elimination of racial prejudice for all members of staff. Their goal is to make sure that this won’t happen again,” referring to the lawyer of the group of dismissed workers, RIA Novosti reported.
the Warden Steve Lydon has said that the transfer of officers to another floor safety considerations. Lydon said that already apologized to the subordinates.
the Fight against discrimination in the United States intensified amid the mass protests after the arrest in Minneapolis to George Floyd. Choke one of the police officers resulted in the death of men. Four of the guards who participated in the arrest of a suspect, was fired. All of the charges.