‘Poor Political Leadership': Mpls. Police Union Responds To Use Of Force Policy ChangesThe Minneapolis police union is responding after an overhaul of the police department’s use of force policy was announced by the police chief and mayor.
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.
Atty’s Office: Officer’s Use Of Force Justified In Fatal Stillwater ShootingThe Washington County Attorney’s Office is declining to issue charges in a fatal officer-involved shooting last November.
Minneapolis Police Unveils Data Dashboard For Use Of Force CallsMinneapolis police say it's now easier for the public to see the type of force officers encounter on calls and how they responded.
Use Of Force Expert Weighs In On St. Paul Skyway Arrest Questions surrounding police judgment have plagued Minnesota officers this week. On more than one occasion, calls to investigate suspicious activity have led to the use of force. Chris Lollie shot a video, that has now gone viral, as St. Paul Police arrested him in a Skyway in January.
Cop Cameras Could Cut Back On Complaints, 'Use Of Force'Some Minneapolis city leaders believe fitting police officers with cameras on their uniforms can save the city money and protect officers from frivolous complaints. On Thursday, council members Betsy Hodges, Gary Schiff and Cam Gordon showed the body cameras to members of the media.