Here in Arizona, events are not only remembering George Floyd, but also Dion Johnson, who was shot and killed by a DPS trooper. FOX 10's Desiree Fluellen reports.
It has been months since a shooting that killed Dion Johnson along a stretch of freeway in Phoenix, and the NFL recognized Johnson's story in a post made to its Instagram page.
Phoenix police said the group blocked major streets and intersections during a march for racial justice on Oct. 3.
The state trooper who shot and killed Dion Johnson will not face charges, and only one officer was charged for wanton endangerment in the Breonna Taylor case.
Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel announced she will not file criminal charges in connection to the shooting death of Dion Johnson, whose death sparked protests and marches against police violence in Phoenix.
On July 27, just a day before Dion Johnson would have turned 29, protesters gathered in Tempe to call for change and transparency with law enforcement.
The Arizona DPS trooper said he feared he would lose control of his gun if Johnson did not let go of his arm, so he shot Johnson in the torso, killing him. Records show George Cervantes received an 80-hour suspension in 2013 for a series of violations of policy.
The family attorney says there are discrepancies in the Department of Public Safety report's timeline and medics weren't allowed to help Dion Johnson for several minutes.
Several key elements to the investigation into the death of Arizona man Dion Johnson, 28, were released by the Department of Public Safety on July 13. He was killed on May 25 by a 15-year veteran with the department.
The Phoenix Police Department says it has completed its investigation into the trooper-involved shooting that killed Dion Johnson and submitted it to the Maricopa County Attorney's Office.
The statement on Dion Johnson's case by the FBI came amid calls for federal intervention over the investigation.
Dion Johnson's mother and daughter spoke on Friday, as friends, family and others gathered to remember the life of a man who died in a DPS trooper-involved shooting on Memorial Day.
There are several road closures in Scottsdale due to a Sunday march in response to the deaths of George Floyd and Arizona man, Dion Johnson.
Two state lawmakers and a Corporation Commissioner are asking federal officials to step in and oversee the investigation into a DPS trooper-involved shooting that killed Dion Johnson.
Among the people who took part in a march Friday afternoon in Downtown Phoenix was the chief of the Phoenix Police Department, Jeri Williams.
Phoenix Police officials have released more information surrounding the shooting death of Dion Johnson.
While protests around the Valley have been largely focused on the death of George Floyd, many have also focused on the shooting death of Dion Johnson.
A protest in Downtown Phoenix amid national controversy over the death of an unarmed black man while in police custody has resulted in unrest.
The man struck by a DPS trooper May 25th died at the hospital. He was shot after a struggle when the trooper approached his parked car because it was partially blocking traffic.