According to the city's mayor Jacob Frey gets the woman's family $ 20 million – the equivalent of 190 million Swedish kronor in damages, which is the highest amount in the history of the city.
"This is not a victory for anyone, but more of a way for our city to move forward," said Frey at a press conference.
of the sum will be donated to an organization to combat vapenvåld in the city.
The 40-year-old yogainstruktören Justine Damond was shot to death in July 2017, after having sounded the alarm the police about a suspected rape attempt in the street next to the. When Damond met the police car on the street, she was shot in the stomach and died on the spot. The police who shot, 33-year-old Mohamed Noor, was recently found guilty of the murder of the third degree and manslaughter. According to the defence saw Noor how Justine Damond raised his right arm and heard then a high stone, which led him to believe that he and his colleague were attacked.