Medaria Arradondo

Medaria Arradondo

City Council questions Arradondo on rise of violent crime in Minneapolis

Council members say residents are asking "Where are the police" and are reporting officers say they need more resources to respond to crime.

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Mayor Frey implements immediate curfew in Minneapolis, requests National Guard

It comes amid misinformation about a suicide led to property damage and looting downtown.

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MPD policy change strictly limits 'force and deadly force'

City leaders hope it's the beginning of change and improved relations between police and residents.

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Frey, Arradondo announce stricter reporting for MPD use-of-force incidents

Officers must report any de-escalation attempts when force is used.

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Minneapolis police chief: George Floyd's death was murder

Medaria Arradondo issued a blunt statement on Monday evening.

Medaria Arradondo

Minneapolis police chief ends contract negotiations with union

The union is seen as a barrier to reform within the MPD.

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Jacob Frey says police chief should be given chance to fix department

It comes amid moves by the city council for sweeping changes and ultimately the disbanding of the department.

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Police chief: Much of riot damage caused by those from outside Minneapolis

An "all-out effort" is being made to stop the violence and destruction.

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Four Minneapolis officers fired after death of George Floyd

Chief Medaria Arradondo and Mayor Jacob Frey made the announcement on Tuesday afternoon.

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'Unjustifiable mistake': There are 1,700 untested rape kits in Minneapolis

The number of untested rape kits in Minneapolis is more than 8 times larger than a 2015 audit revealed.

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Minneapolis police chief sets ground rules ahead of Trump rally

There is expected to be a heavy police presence around Target Center.