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PODCAST: Reno responds to George Floyd’s death

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George Floyd was killed at the hands of Minneapolis Police on May 25. Four police officers have been charged with his death. Those charges include murder and manslaughter. 

Floyd’s death triggered reactions around the world, including here in Reno. 

Don Dike Anukam attended a Black Lives Matter rally on May 30 reporting for This Is Reno. We hear from one of the rally organizers and go to the Reno Police station where rioting began.

Don also takes us into City Hall the morning after it faced hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages from vandals.

Lucia Starbuck also contributed to this report.

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Bob Conrad
Bob Conradhttp://thisisreno.com
Bob Conrad is publisher, editor and co-founder of This Is Reno. He has served in communications positions for various state agencies and earned a doctorate in educational leadership from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2011. He is also a part time instructor at UNR and sits on the boards of the Nevada Press Association and Nevada Open Government Coalition.

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