Minnesota MPD U.S. 

Minneapolis Police Department stuck in a race battle

On Wednesday, black community leaders held a press conference at the Minneapolis City Hall to make a public request for an independent investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department. After a number of incidents, involving blacks, community leaders believe that the officers actions are racially motivated. MPD is notorious for using excessive force, derogatory language and for not disciplining officers for… Read More

Minneapolis Police Department pays out big sums for misconduct

Over the past seven years, the Minneapolis Police Department, has paid out around $14 million in misconduct payouts. But, the MNPD almost never admits that the officers were in the wrong. Over a period of six years, starting in 2006, there have been a little over 90 misconduct payments. The payments were made to victims and family members of victims.… Read More