Derek Chauvin is a former American Cop who is accused of the murder of George Floyd in South Minneapolis on May 25, 2020. The video of Floyd getting Suffocated under the knee of Drek went viral.This incident was of 8 Minutes and 46 Seconds which was all recorded and seen in social media. After the video went viral there was huge protest everywhere in the USA.
Derek Chauvin Arrested Date
Derek was arrested on 29th May and he was charged with second-degree murder.
He was released on bail on October 7, 2020.
Derek Chauvin Trial
Derek’s Murder Trial began on March 8, 2021
Who is Derek Chauvin?
Derek Chauvin was born in the year 1976 in Oakdale, Minnesota United States. He spent his childhood in St.Paul and did his school studies at Park High School in Minnesota. He did a certificate of High School Equivalency. He did his graduation in Law Enforcement from Metropolitan State University.
Derek Chauvin Family
He belongs to White American Family.His Wife’s name is Kellie as they got married on June 10, 2010.
Derek Chauvin Career
Derek has served in US Army from 1996 to 2000. Derek Joined the Police Department of Minneapolis in 2005 when he was 25 years old. He has served 19 years in the Police department and was dismissed after George’ s Murder.
How Derek Chauvin Killed George Floyd?
Floyd was mistakenly arrested by Derek on the charge of passing a 20$ Bill which was the wrong charge on Floyd and Derek had put Floyd’s hand’s in Handcuffs at back and laid down under Derek’s Knee and he was suffocated for 8 Minutes 46 seconds until his death.
Trial of Derek Chauvin
On May 29, 2020, he was arrested and his court trial began on March 8, 2021.