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'An Impossible Situation': How Chief Arradondo Has Struggled To Change The Minneapolis Police Department

'An Impossible Situation': How Chief Arradondo Has Struggled To Change The Minneapolis Police Department

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2017, he faced a public newly outraged by the fatal police shooting of a woman w [...] Read full article: 'An Impossible Situation': How Chief Arr...→

'An Impossible Situation': How Chief Arradondo Has Struggled To Change The Minneapolis Police Department

'An Impossible Situation': How Chief Arradondo Has Struggled To Change The Minneapolis Police Department

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2017, he faced a public newly outraged by the fatal police shooting of a woman w [...] Read full article: 'An Impossible Situation': How Chief Arr...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step Down

Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step Down

Leaders within the Minneapolis Black community are standing behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo, and they want to see a change of leadership within the polic [...] Read full article: Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders B...→

Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dallas’ With Letter to Chief, City Leaders

Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dallas’ With Letter to Chief, City Leaders

A coalition of over 100 Dallas black faith leaders issued a letter to Dallas leadership expressing their support for police reform and community improvement We [...] Read full article: Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dal...→

Minneapolis police chief pulls out of union negotiations in steps toward reform

Minneapolis police chief pulls out of union negotiations in steps toward reform

Saying they have to "evolve," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced steps to reform the embattled Minneapolis Police Department. Read full article: Minneapolis police chief pulls out of un...→

Minneapolis Police chief says officers’ lack of experience is no excuse in George Floyd killing

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on Wednesday rejected the idea that the two officers who lacked experience on his force are less culpable in George [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police chief says officers’ ...→

Watch live: Minneapolis police chief holds press conference

Watch live: Minneapolis police chief holds press conference

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo takes questions from the press after a private event about department reforms. Read full article: Watch live: Minneapolis police chief hol...→

Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Police Culture

Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Police Culture

Many hoped Minneapolis’ first black police chief could change the culture of a police department that critics said too often uses excessive force and discrimin [...] Read full article: Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Po...→

Denver police chief promises change and accountability in town hall, but offers few specifics

Denver police chief promises change and accountability in town hall, but offers few specifics

Denver’s police chief repeatedly promised change and accountability in a virtual town hall Wednesday evening, but provided few specifics about what that would [...] Read full article: Denver police chief promises change and ...→

Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police union head is a

Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police union head is a "disgrace to the badge" after he called George Floyd a "violent criminal"

Lt. Bob Kroll, the controversial president of the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis, said the police officers involved in Floyd's death had been "termi [...] Read full article: Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police unio...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

The Latest: Group of Minneapolis policemen ready for change

- Group of Minneapolis police officers say they're ready to back police chief's promised overhaul of the department.... MINNEAPOLIS - A group of Minneapolis po [...] Read full article: The Latest: Group of Minneapolis policem...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Reform Police Department

Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Reform Police Department

Minneapolis police chief Medaria Arradondo vowed Wednesday to reform the police department, NBC News reports. Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Refo...→

Minneapolis police chief ends negotiations with police union in a bid for reform

Minneapolis police chief ends negotiations with police union in a bid for reform

The move comes amid heightened awareness of the role police unions sometimes play in stifling reform efforts that aim to combat police brutality. Read full article: Minneapolis police chief ends negotiatio...→

Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd death: ‘We have to do better’

Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd death: ‘We have to do better’

Medaria Arradondo, Minneapolis police chief, responded Wednesday to calls from liberal activists to defund police departments after the Minneapolis city counci [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd...→

Minneapolis City Council announces intent to radically change their city's police department

Minneapolis City Council announces intent to radically change their city's police department

Nine out of 13 city council members have said they want to dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department, despite the city's mayor not fully supporting the idea. Read full article: Minneapolis City Council announces inten...→

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2 [...]

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2 [...]

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2017, he faced a public newly outraged by the fatal police shooting of a woman w [...] Read full article: When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lea...→

Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo

Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo

Community leaders and clergy expressed their anger at the thought of removing the city's first Black police chief without giving the community a chance to be a [...] Read full article: Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Pol...→

George Floyd had ‘violent criminal history’: Minneapolis police union chief

George Floyd had ‘violent criminal history’: Minneapolis police union chief

The head of the Minneapolis police union says George Floyd’s “violent criminal history” needs to be remembered and that the protests over his death are the wor [...] Read full article: George Floyd had ‘violent criminal histo...→

Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Says in Divorce Filing She Wants to Change Her Name

Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Says in Divorce Filing She Wants to Change Her Name

The estranged wife of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin intends to change her name and doesn’t want any spousal support, her divorce petition rev [...] Read full article: Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Offic...→

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo says he's working towards building trust and reforming the department -- but gett [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Can...→

Mount Prospect mayor, police chief address calls for change

Mount Prospect mayor, police chief address calls for change

In the wake of a recent demonstration outside village hall over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Mount Prospect Mayor Arlene Juracek said she and vi [...] Read full article: Mount Prospect mayor, police chief addre...→

Honda's newest sales chief is an agent for change

Dave Gardner is a 60-year-old Honda career man with 31 years at the company. But now he wants to make some changes. Read full article: Honda's newest sales chief is an agent f...→

Some Minneapolis officers vow support for department change

Some Minneapolis officers vow support for department change

A group of Minneapolis police officers has condemned the former officer charged with murder in George Floyd's death Read full article: Some Minneapolis officers vow support fo...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon' Residents

Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon' Residents

Amid the Minneapolis governing council's veto-proof support to "defund" the police department, the police chief vowed he will not "abandon" the city's resident [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon'...→

Minneapolis police chief breaks off union talks after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis police chief breaks off union talks after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo said he’s pulling out of contract negotiations with the city’s police union, saying the department needs “transforma [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief breaks off unio...→

Minneapolis police chief bristles at call to ‘defund’ department, says he will not ‘abandon’ residents

Minneapolis police chief bristles at call to ‘defund’ department, says he will not ‘abandon’ residents

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo pushed back Wednesday at the City Council’s calls to defund and dismantle the department, saying he will not “abando [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief bristles at cal...→

Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate Withdrawal From Contract Negotiations With Police Union

Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate Withdrawal From Contract Negotiations With Police Union

At a press conference Wednesday, Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced that the force will immediately withdraw from the contract with the polic [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate With...→

New York politicians are putting cops in an impossible situation

New York politicians are putting cops in an impossible situation

Chris Monahan, who heads the NYPD Captains Endowment Association, is usually more circumspect than the leaders of the sergeants’ and patrolmen’s unions, so it’ [...] Read full article: New York politicians are putting cops in...→

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The investigation will seek to determine if MPD policies or training lead to race-based discrimination. If so, the state can require changes, enforceable throu [...] Read full article: The Minnesota Department of Human Rights...→

Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s wife requests to change her last name in divorce filing

Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s wife requests to change her last name in divorce filing

By Scottie Andrew | CNN In her filing for divorce from former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, Kellie Chauvin requested a last-name change and the tit [...] Read full article: Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s w...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo says he's working towards building trust and reforming the department -- but gett [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Can...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Honda's newest sales chief is an agent for change

Dave Gardner is a 60-year-old Honda career man with 31 years at the company. But now he wants to make some changes. Read full article: Honda's newest sales chief is an agent f...→

The Latest: Group of Minneapolis policemen ready for change

- Group of Minneapolis police officers say they're ready to back police chief's promised overhaul of the department.... MINNEAPOLIS - A group of Minneapolis po [...] Read full article: The Latest: Group of Minneapolis policem...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon' Residents

Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon' Residents

Amid the Minneapolis governing council's veto-proof support to "defund" the police department, the police chief vowed he will not "abandon" the city's resident [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon'...→

Minneapolis police chief pulls out of union negotiations in steps toward reform

Minneapolis police chief pulls out of union negotiations in steps toward reform

Saying they have to "evolve," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced steps to reform the embattled Minneapolis Police Department. Read full article: Minneapolis police chief pulls out of un...→

Minneapolis police chief breaks off union talks after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis police chief breaks off union talks after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo said he’s pulling out of contract negotiations with the city’s police union, saying the department needs “transforma [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief breaks off unio...→

Minneapolis police chief ends negotiations with police union in a bid for reform

Minneapolis police chief ends negotiations with police union in a bid for reform

The move comes amid heightened awareness of the role police unions sometimes play in stifling reform efforts that aim to combat police brutality. Read full article: Minneapolis police chief ends negotiatio...→

Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate Withdrawal From Contract Negotiations With Police Union

Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate Withdrawal From Contract Negotiations With Police Union

At a press conference Wednesday, Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced that the force will immediately withdraw from the contract with the polic [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate With...→

Minneapolis City Council announces intent to radically change their city's police department

Minneapolis City Council announces intent to radically change their city's police department

Nine out of 13 city council members have said they want to dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department, despite the city's mayor not fully supporting the idea. Read full article: Minneapolis City Council announces inten...→

Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Police Culture

Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Police Culture

Many hoped Minneapolis’ first black police chief could change the culture of a police department that critics said too often uses excessive force and discrimin [...] Read full article: Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Po...→

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The investigation will seek to determine if MPD policies or training lead to race-based discrimination. If so, the state can require changes, enforceable throu [...] Read full article: The Minnesota Department of Human Rights...→

Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo

Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo

Community leaders and clergy expressed their anger at the thought of removing the city's first Black police chief without giving the community a chance to be a [...] Read full article: Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Pol...→

Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police union head is a

Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police union head is a "disgrace to the badge" after he called George Floyd a "violent criminal"

Lt. Bob Kroll, the controversial president of the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis, said the police officers involved in Floyd's death had been "termi [...] Read full article: Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police unio...→

Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s wife requests to change her last name in divorce filing

Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s wife requests to change her last name in divorce filing

By Scottie Andrew | CNN In her filing for divorce from former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, Kellie Chauvin requested a last-name change and the tit [...] Read full article: Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s w...→

Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Says in Divorce Filing She Wants to Change Her Name

Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Says in Divorce Filing She Wants to Change Her Name

The estranged wife of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin intends to change her name and doesn’t want any spousal support, her divorce petition rev [...] Read full article: Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Offic...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Mount Prospect mayor, police chief address calls for change

Mount Prospect mayor, police chief address calls for change

In the wake of a recent demonstration outside village hall over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Mount Prospect Mayor Arlene Juracek said she and vi [...] Read full article: Mount Prospect mayor, police chief addre...→

Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step Down

Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step Down

Leaders within the Minneapolis Black community are standing behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo, and they want to see a change of leadership within the polic [...] Read full article: Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders B...→

Some Minneapolis officers vow support for department change

Some Minneapolis officers vow support for department change

A group of Minneapolis police officers has condemned the former officer charged with murder in George Floyd's death Read full article: Some Minneapolis officers vow support fo...→

Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dallas’ With Letter to Chief, City Leaders

Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dallas’ With Letter to Chief, City Leaders

A coalition of over 100 Dallas black faith leaders issued a letter to Dallas leadership expressing their support for police reform and community improvement We [...] Read full article: Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dal...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Reform Police Department

Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Reform Police Department

Minneapolis police chief Medaria Arradondo vowed Wednesday to reform the police department, NBC News reports. Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Refo...→

Minneapolis Police chief says officers’ lack of experience is no excuse in George Floyd killing

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on Wednesday rejected the idea that the two officers who lacked experience on his force are less culpable in George [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police chief says officers’ ...→

Minneapolis police chief bristles at call to ‘defund’ department, says he will not ‘abandon’ residents

Minneapolis police chief bristles at call to ‘defund’ department, says he will not ‘abandon’ residents

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo pushed back Wednesday at the City Council’s calls to defund and dismantle the department, saying he will not “abando [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief bristles at cal...→

Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd death: ‘We have to do better’

Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd death: ‘We have to do better’

Medaria Arradondo, Minneapolis police chief, responded Wednesday to calls from liberal activists to defund police departments after the Minneapolis city counci [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd...→

Watch live: Minneapolis police chief holds press conference

Watch live: Minneapolis police chief holds press conference

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo takes questions from the press after a private event about department reforms. Read full article: Watch live: Minneapolis police chief hol...→

New York politicians are putting cops in an impossible situation

New York politicians are putting cops in an impossible situation

Chris Monahan, who heads the NYPD Captains Endowment Association, is usually more circumspect than the leaders of the sergeants’ and patrolmen’s unions, so it’ [...] Read full article: New York politicians are putting cops in...→

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2 [...]

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2 [...]

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2017, he faced a public newly outraged by the fatal police shooting of a woman w [...] Read full article: When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lea...→

Denver police chief promises change and accountability in town hall, but offers few specifics

Denver police chief promises change and accountability in town hall, but offers few specifics

Denver’s police chief repeatedly promised change and accountability in a virtual town hall Wednesday evening, but provided few specifics about what that would [...] Read full article: Denver police chief promises change and ...→

George Floyd had ‘violent criminal history’: Minneapolis police union chief

George Floyd had ‘violent criminal history’: Minneapolis police union chief

The head of the Minneapolis police union says George Floyd’s “violent criminal history” needs to be remembered and that the protests over his death are the wor [...] Read full article: George Floyd had ‘violent criminal histo...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo says he's working towards building trust and reforming the department -- but gett [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Can...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Mount Prospect mayor, police chief address calls for change

Mount Prospect mayor, police chief address calls for change

In the wake of a recent demonstration outside village hall over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Mount Prospect Mayor Arlene Juracek said she and vi [...] Read full article: Mount Prospect mayor, police chief addre...→

Honda's newest sales chief is an agent for change

Dave Gardner is a 60-year-old Honda career man with 31 years at the company. But now he wants to make some changes. Read full article: Honda's newest sales chief is an agent f...→

Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step Down

Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders Back Police Chief Arradondo, Call For Police Union Head To Step Down

Leaders within the Minneapolis Black community are standing behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo, and they want to see a change of leadership within the polic [...] Read full article: Coalition Of Black Minneapolis Leaders B...→

The Latest: Group of Minneapolis policemen ready for change

- Group of Minneapolis police officers say they're ready to back police chief's promised overhaul of the department.... MINNEAPOLIS - A group of Minneapolis po [...] Read full article: The Latest: Group of Minneapolis policem...→

Some Minneapolis officers vow support for department change

Some Minneapolis officers vow support for department change

A group of Minneapolis police officers has condemned the former officer charged with murder in George Floyd's death Read full article: Some Minneapolis officers vow support fo...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon' Residents

Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon' Residents

Amid the Minneapolis governing council's veto-proof support to "defund" the police department, the police chief vowed he will not "abandon" the city's resident [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Won't 'Abandon'...→

Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dallas’ With Letter to Chief, City Leaders

Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dallas’ With Letter to Chief, City Leaders

A coalition of over 100 Dallas black faith leaders issued a letter to Dallas leadership expressing their support for police reform and community improvement We [...] Read full article: Clergies Seek to ‘Change Policing in Dal...→

Minneapolis police chief pulls out of union negotiations in steps toward reform

Minneapolis police chief pulls out of union negotiations in steps toward reform

Saying they have to "evolve," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced steps to reform the embattled Minneapolis Police Department. Read full article: Minneapolis police chief pulls out of un...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Reform Police Department

Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Reform Police Department

Minneapolis police chief Medaria Arradondo vowed Wednesday to reform the police department, NBC News reports. Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Pledges to Refo...→

Minneapolis police chief breaks off union talks after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis police chief breaks off union talks after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo said he’s pulling out of contract negotiations with the city’s police union, saying the department needs “transforma [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief breaks off unio...→

Minneapolis Police chief says officers’ lack of experience is no excuse in George Floyd killing

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on Wednesday rejected the idea that the two officers who lacked experience on his force are less culpable in George [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police chief says officers’ ...→

Minneapolis police chief ends negotiations with police union in a bid for reform

Minneapolis police chief ends negotiations with police union in a bid for reform

The move comes amid heightened awareness of the role police unions sometimes play in stifling reform efforts that aim to combat police brutality. Read full article: Minneapolis police chief ends negotiatio...→

Minneapolis police chief bristles at call to ‘defund’ department, says he will not ‘abandon’ residents

Minneapolis police chief bristles at call to ‘defund’ department, says he will not ‘abandon’ residents

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo pushed back Wednesday at the City Council’s calls to defund and dismantle the department, saying he will not “abando [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief bristles at cal...→

Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd death: ‘We have to do better’

Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd death: ‘We have to do better’

Medaria Arradondo, Minneapolis police chief, responded Wednesday to calls from liberal activists to defund police departments after the Minneapolis city counci [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief addresses Floyd...→

Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate Withdrawal From Contract Negotiations With Police Union

Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate Withdrawal From Contract Negotiations With Police Union

At a press conference Wednesday, Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced that the force will immediately withdraw from the contract with the polic [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo Announces Immediate With...→

Watch live: Minneapolis police chief holds press conference

Watch live: Minneapolis police chief holds press conference

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo takes questions from the press after a private event about department reforms. Read full article: Watch live: Minneapolis police chief hol...→

Minneapolis City Council announces intent to radically change their city's police department

Minneapolis City Council announces intent to radically change their city's police department

Nine out of 13 city council members have said they want to dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department, despite the city's mayor not fully supporting the idea. Read full article: Minneapolis City Council announces inten...→

New York politicians are putting cops in an impossible situation

New York politicians are putting cops in an impossible situation

Chris Monahan, who heads the NYPD Captains Endowment Association, is usually more circumspect than the leaders of the sergeants’ and patrolmen’s unions, so it’ [...] Read full article: New York politicians are putting cops in...→

Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Police Culture

Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Police Culture

Many hoped Minneapolis’ first black police chief could change the culture of a police department that critics said too often uses excessive force and discrimin [...] Read full article: Chief Struggles to Change Minneapolis Po...→

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2 [...]

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2 [...]

When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lead the Minneapolis Police Department in 2017, he faced a public newly outraged by the fatal police shooting of a woman w [...] Read full article: When Medaria Arradondo was tapped to lea...→

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights is investigating the Minneapolis Police Department. How much can it do to change the MPD? | MinnPost

The investigation will seek to determine if MPD policies or training lead to race-based discrimination. If so, the state can require changes, enforceable throu [...] Read full article: The Minnesota Department of Human Rights...→

Denver police chief promises change and accountability in town hall, but offers few specifics

Denver police chief promises change and accountability in town hall, but offers few specifics

Denver’s police chief repeatedly promised change and accountability in a virtual town hall Wednesday evening, but provided few specifics about what that would [...] Read full article: Denver police chief promises change and ...→

Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo

Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Police Chief Medaria Arradondo

Community leaders and clergy expressed their anger at the thought of removing the city's first Black police chief without giving the community a chance to be a [...] Read full article: Mpls. Community Members Stand Behind Pol...→

Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police union head is a

Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police union head is a "disgrace to the badge" after he called George Floyd a "violent criminal"

Lt. Bob Kroll, the controversial president of the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis, said the police officers involved in Floyd's death had been "termi [...] Read full article: Ex-Minneapolis MD chief says police unio...→

George Floyd had ‘violent criminal history’: Minneapolis police union chief

George Floyd had ‘violent criminal history’: Minneapolis police union chief

The head of the Minneapolis police union says George Floyd’s “violent criminal history” needs to be remembered and that the protests over his death are the wor [...] Read full article: George Floyd had ‘violent criminal histo...→

Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s wife requests to change her last name in divorce filing

Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s wife requests to change her last name in divorce filing

By Scottie Andrew | CNN In her filing for divorce from former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, Kellie Chauvin requested a last-name change and the tit [...] Read full article: Former Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin’s w...→

Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Says in Divorce Filing She Wants to Change Her Name

Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Says in Divorce Filing She Wants to Change Her Name

The estranged wife of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin intends to change her name and doesn’t want any spousal support, her divorce petition rev [...] Read full article: Wife of Accused Minneapolis Police Offic...→