African American DFL Caucus co-sponsoring 'We Have Not Forgotten' forum to discuss the issue of community and police relationships
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 13:19
The events in Ferguson have captured the attention of the African American community, at a national level and locally here in Minnesota. But Minnesota has its own longstanding struggle with the relationship between its black community and law enforcement. That injustice is all too obvious and Terrell Franklin, whose life was taken on Friday, May 10 around 3:30pm by the Minneapolis police, is an all too recent reminder of that dysfunctional and ultimately destructive relationship.
Hennepin County Sheriff Richard Stanek honored with Exemplary Service Award
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 15:43
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids – a national nonpartisan anti-crime organization of 5,000 police chiefs, sheriffs, prosecutors and crime survivors – honor Hennepin County Sheriff Richard Stanek with Fight...