Police Reform

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Minneapolis councilors propose replacing police department, rent stabilization

Council members are also proposing two charter amendments to help renters in Minneapolis.

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Mpls council proposal would cut nearly $8M from 2021 police budget

The "Safety for All Budget Plan" was introduced Friday.

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Mayor Frey, Minneapolis police chief reveal new 'no-knock' policy

The new policy for Minneapolis Police Department was announced Wednesday.

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Minneapolis City Council approves additional funding for MPD

The approval comes days after a tense exchange between the police chief and council members.

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MPD chief asks for money to hire outside officers, spars with council members

A committee narrowly passed the proposal that would allow the MPD to contract with other agencies to curb violence.

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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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MN Legislature passes police accountability package in late-night vote

The bill passed the House and Senate in the early hours of Tuesday.

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Walz announces new special session to pass police reform, bonding

Gov. Tim Walz has called a special session that starts Monday.

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You can now comment on Minneapolis' plans to replace police department

The City Council will next discuss the proposed changes Wednesday.

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MN Senate ends special session with no deal on police reform

Lawmakers failed to agree on other critical legislation as well.

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House, Senate disagree on policing bills with time running out in Special Session

House leaders say the Senate's bills don't do enough to enact systemic change.

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Walz, POCI Caucus reveal police reform proposals; here's what they are

The plan will be put forward during the special session.

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Here's what's in the police reform bill proposed by Democrats in Congress

Democratic leaders announced Monday a bill that includes banning chokeholds and no-knock warrants