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Officials are considering scaling back or disbanding the procedural justice and community engagement units, as well as the Police Activities League.
Pleading for an end to the gun violence that has ravaged their city this spring and summer, marchers walked through the heart of north Minneapolis…
In the most recent shooting, officials say a man in his mid-20s was gunned down in a shooting near Farview Park that also left a woman critically wounded.
It was the second death from a series of shootings Tuesday with six victims. No arrests were made in any of the incidents.
He's at least the 15th child under 16 to be shot in Minneapolis so far this year.
No arrests had been announced as of Friday afternoon.
Since George Floyd's death, allegations of misconduct and excessive force have poured into the Office of Police Conduct Review in Minneapolis, which is now investigating more than 400 such complaints against MPD.
Police said the shooter was targeting someone else.
Officials blame the grim trend on the coronavirus pandemic, shattered public trust following the killing of George Floyd and the reluctance of some Minneapolis officers to take initiative amid intense scrutiny.
Gunmen unleashed a torrent of gunfire in a crowded Uptown block early Sunday in Minneapolis, killing one person and wounding 11 others in one of the city's most violent shootings in recent memory.