COPS grant to pay for Community Engagement Team Expansion
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 01:47
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. The money, announced last Monday, comes from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services and its COPS Hiring Program.
St. Paul's district councils have begun cross-cultural dialogues among community members and the St. Paul Police Department in efforts to bridge the divide between communities of color and law enforcement.