Full Interview: Lt. Bob Kroll, MPD Union Officials Condemn Derek Chauvin's Actions, Say City Is Scapegoating The UnionThe president of the Minneapolis police union, Lt. Bob Kroll, sat down with WCCO’s Jason DeRusha Tuesday and discussed a range of issues following the death of George Floyd in police custody.
'Black Lives Matter' Asks Lynx Fans To Fill Target Center FridayThe group "Black Lives Matter" wants Minnesota Lynx fans to fill Target Center Friday night as they host the New York Liberty.
MPD Union Leader: Mpls. Does Not Have A Problem With Racial ProfilingThe president of the Minneapolis Police Union spoke to 830 WCCO Radio's Chad Hartman Tuesday in regards to the four officers that walked out of the Minnesota Lynx game last Saturday.
Mpls. Police Union Files Grievances Over 2 Officer FiringsFor the second time in less than a week, we are learning of a Minneapolis police officer who has been fired -- and the department will not say why. Officer Blayne Lehner, the subject of a police brutality lawsuit in federal court, was let go last Friday.
Mpls. Police Officer Fired After Misconduct AllegationsWCCO has learned a second Minneapolis police officer has been fired over accusations he went too far during an arrest. Officer Blayne Lehner was on the force for nearly twenty years. He also served as a director on the board of the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis.
Mpls. Police Union President Delmonico Loses Re-Election BidThe face of the Minneapolis Police union for 16 years has lost his bid for re-election. Lt. John Delmonico ran mostly unchallenged since taking the job in 1999. Lt. Bob Kroll, the long-time union vice president, will take the top spot.