Minneapolis Police Still Waiting For Outside Officers To Help Boost Dwindling RanksThe city of Minneapolis approved $500,000 for the police department to contract help from other agencies. A week and half later, MPD still doesn't have any additional officers on the streets.
'We Want People Who Won't Be Afraid': MPD Union Forwards Call For Ex-Cops To Serve As Poll ChallengersWith just under a week to Election Day, Minneapolis Police Chief Arradondo says his department will "remain apolitical" and ensure residents' right to safely vote.
'He Is Not Wrong': Community, Faith Leaders Speak Out In Support Of Demoted MPD EmployeeArt Knight was demoted from deputy chief of staff to lieutenant after he was quoted in a printed news article saying "you're just going to get the same old white boys" in reference to the department's recruiting practices.
DOJ Announces Initiative That Would Bring More Resources To MPDIt’s a $3 million grant to the International Association of Chiefs of Police, a nonprofit in northern Virginia that works on advancing policing.
Minneapolis City Council President Lisa Bender: Crime Spike Isn't Connected To Movement To Dismantle MPDLisa Bender, president of the Minneapolis City Council, is answering WCCO’s questions about crime and safety in the city.
Drop In Minneapolis Police Response Time May Be To Prove Political Point, Says City Council MemberA Minneapolis City Council member says it's a false narrative that the council's desire to replace the Minneapolis Police Department is related to the crime surge and MPD's response.
Minneapolis Mayor, Police Chief Defend Decision To Release Video Of Suicide That Led To RiotWednesday night's riots began after people thought Minneapolis officers shot a man downtown. Police quickly released video online that they say shows the man died by suicide.
Unrest Grows In Downtown Minneapolis After Police Say Murder Suspect Killed Himself On Nicollet MallHostile crowds have gathered in downtown Minneapolis after police say a man wanted in connection with a homicide Wednesday afternoon killed himself as officers approached him on Nicollet Mall.
Minneapolis PD's Use Of Force Policy Overhauled: Officers Should ‘Consider All Reasonable Alternatives’ Before Deadly ForceMinneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on Wednesday announced an “overhaul” of the police department’s use of force policy.
Black Police Chiefs Of Minnesota Make The Case For ReformWe live in a time where police work is under serious scrutiny. But what does reform look like to police chiefs who also happen to be Black?
Minneapolis Police Chief Arradondo: 'The Tide Is Not Turing As Quickly As I'd Like To See It Turn'Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo addressed ways the department is making the city safer Thursday during a city council committee meeting.