MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The former chief of police in Robbinsdale pleaded guilty to soliciting a prostitute earlier this year.
Steven Smith, 45, was arrested in Coon Rapids during a prostitution sting in February.READ MORE: 1 Arrested In Fatal Shooting Near Busy East St. Paul Shopping Area
He didn’t resign from his job as police chief until after he was charged one month later with a misdemeanor.READ MORE: 1 Injured In Minneapolis Apartment Fire
Smith was arrested along with 10 other men in the prostitution sting.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: Following Some Friday Showers, It’s Gonna Be A #Top10Wx Weekend!
Smith has a year of probation and needs to complete an anti-prostitution program.