“Detain” in the news

Publications and example sentences

The Age
· Before the George Floyd death in Minneapolis there was the Mohamed Noor verdict  
Last Monday, Minneapolis police detained George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American man on suspicion of forgery.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Outrage Over Tom Cotton’s Call for U.S. Troops to Quell Unrest  
Senator Cotton, Republican of Arkansas, writes: “One thing above all else will restore order to our streets: an overwhelming show of force to disperse, detain and ultimately deter lawbreakers.  Copy example sentence
· Experts say upgraded charge against officer in George Floyd's death fits  
Floyd, 46, died May 25 after Chauvin, responding to a report of someone passing counterfeit money at a market, detained him by pushing his knee into the man's neck for 8 minutes, 46 seconds.  Copy example sentence
Malay Mail
· KL police chief: 11 nabbed for driving under influence  
Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said all the suspects, aged between 30 and 50 , were detained in operations at Jalan Klang Lama, Hartamas, Kepong and Jalan Hang Tuah.  Copy example sentence
The China Post
· Florida officer who shoved protester was reviewed over force  
“He understands and utilizes tactics that put a high probability on safely confronting and detaining violent offenders,” Jones wrote, while also noting that the officer was sent to mandatory training “to improve his interactions with the public with emphasis on public speaking.”  Copy example sentence
The Age
· Two Australian reporters assaulted and attacked during London protests  
He was detained by Conduit and bystanders before police arrived.  Copy example sentence
· Houston's police chief wins national praise — but faces local anger over shootings  
Chauvin, the officer who place knee on Floyd’s neck for about eight minutes while detaining him on May 25, was initially charged Friday with third-degree murder and manslaughter by the Hennepin County prosecutor.  Copy example sentence
· How to be an effective ally online, at protests, and moving forward  
One of the most beneficial things you can do as an ally at a protest, in Mac's telling, is to show up for jail support after, which involves taking shifts where protesters are detained to aid them upon release: It's an especially effective way to use your own privilege to assist those in unsafe situations at the protest.  Copy example sentence