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Minneapolis police revealed Friday that the department is sitting on a backlog of 1,700 untested rape kits spanning 30 years, far surpassing the 194 initially reported during a 2015 audit.
The group presented its final recommendations at a City Council committee on Wednesday.
No arrests had been announced as of Tuesday morning.
Both violent and property crimes are up across the board, Police Department data show.
Mpls. soldier's family is desperate for answers.
Nearing the end of his term, Lt. Bob Kroll is still full of fight.
The group has long argued that such records should be public after arbitration.
Under the new policy, officers can only give chase in situations where they believe a suspect has committed or is about to commit "a serious and violent felony or gross misdemeanor."
Some victims were hit twice outside Mpls. bar at closing time, charges say.
Residents of crime-weary areas are skeptical.