‘Outrage’ after LA Police allegedly caught with Valentine’s Day card mocking George Floyd, captioned ‘you take my breath away’

The LA Police Division is investigating allegations its officers handed round a Valentine’s Day card mocking final 12 months’s demise of African American man George Floyd by the hands of police.

In accordance with LAPD, on February 14, a picture of George Floyd’s face, captioned “You take my breath away”, in a “Valentine format” was handed round its workplace.

The division stated it was doable the card wasn’t simply circulated, but additionally created by staff of the LAPD.

The caption makes direct reference to George Floyd’s demise in Might 2020, after police officer Derek Chauvin stood on his neck for 9 minutes, inflicting Floyd to die from lack of oxygen.

All the 9 minutes was filmed by a member of the general public, and George Floyd may very well be heard saying “I can’t breathe” within the video.

His demise prompted Black Lives Matter protests throughout the nation.