Minneapolis businesses have jumped into the fray of the debate over the city's police budget, raising $5M to pay for innovation in community safety. The amount equals what three Minneapolis council members propose to cut from police overtime for next year.
New Proposal to Defund Minneapolis Police Riles Up Residents - American Experiment Minneapolis Crime Out of Control, City Council Proposes Defunding Police
Minneapolis City Council agrees on an alternative public safety approach, but cuts to police remain undecided.
Minneapolis city council members push new anti-police plan to cut budget, officer count amid violent crime #politicalhedge
Minneapolis City Council members overwhelmingly express support for broadening the city's approach to public safety — but they still disagree on whether they should cut the police budget to do it.
Hundreds Sign Up To Speak Out At Minneapolis City Council Meeting About Proposed MPD Cuts
BREAKING: in an emergency session this afternoon, Minneapolis City Council will ban chokeholds by police and require officers to intervene anytime they see unauthorized use of force by another officer.