How To Cut Minneapolis Police Budget By $8m?

If the Minneapolis City Council approves the plans later this month, the department will lose 26 civilian positions, 21 crime prevention specialists, the mounted patrol and the police activity league.

Topics:  minneapolis city council   police   
  • Morning News: Five Shot at Minneapolis Black Lives Matter Protest, ... - Stranger
    Matter Protest in Minneapolis Last ... Police are looking for three white ... Council Approved a 2016 Budget, But ... Traffic Lights Next Year ...
    11/24/2015 - 12:08 pm | View Link
    ... the United States estimates has cut the ... says Minneapolis police shooting video inconclusive MINNEAPOLIS ... left partners to respect ...
    11/24/2015 - 9:59 am | View Link
  • Cities urged to fight for state aid - Echo Press
    ... snow on the ground, have police and ... passed a separate bill that cut $84 ... class" cities of Minneapolis, St ... With the state budget ...
    11/20/2015 - 4:45 am | View Link
  • Capitol Chatter: Again, property taxes to increase - DL-Online
    Paul Thissen, D-Minneapolis, said. “Given our state’s strong budget ... for basic services like police and ... we’d be forced to either ...
    11/19/2015 - 6:16 am | View Link
    ... attack ROME/STOCKHOLM - Police in ... OTHER U.S. NEWS Minneapolis NAACP ... governor calls for funding cut of ... to rein in their budget, ...
    11/19/2015 - 5:47 am | View Link
  • More
  • Analysis: Cut, cut, cower _ Lawmakers back down to uproar
    EDITOR'S NOTE- Andrew Taylor has covered the budget in Congress since 1997. State investigators looking into the death of an unarmed black Minneapolis man shot by police during a scuffle are trying to determine whether he was restrained at the time ...
    11/5/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Bid To Cut Local Government Aid Would Spare Rochester
    GOP lawmakers have long taken issue with big local government aid to Minneapolis ... in budget holes. Duluth Democratic Rep. Erik Simonson said city officials couldn’t fill a 25 percent budget shortfall without cutting fire department and police staffing.
    04/9/2015 - 8:44 am | View Link
  • Bid to cut aid payments to state's largest cities would spare Rochester
    GOP lawmakers have long taken issue with big local government aid to Minneapolis ... Simonson said city officials couldn't fill a 25 percent budget shortfall without cutting fire department and police staffing. "It would be devastating," he said.
    04/9/2015 - 5:40 am | View Link
  • Minneapolis Mayor Rybak proposal: Cut property taxes by 1% in 2014
    Minneapolis Mayor ... saying she approves of the budget: "Besides giving taxpayers crucial relief at a time when we need to stimulate a recovering economy, this budget reflects our values as a community. We will hire thirty police cadets, twenty community ...
    08/15/2013 - 7:56 am | View Link
  • Mpls. Mayor Rybak announces city's first property tax cut in 20 years
    The budget proposal also contains new spending ... The proposal is a response to recent racially charged incidents involving Minneapolis police officers off duty in Apple Valley and Green Bay. Rybak said the city has zero tolerance for racism.
    08/14/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Minneapolis
    Clockwise from top: Downtown Minneapolis, Downtown, TCF Bank Stadium, the Guthrie Theater, Minnehaha Falls, and First Avenue and 7th St Entry nightclub
    11/24/2015 - 7:48 pm | View Website
  • CBS Minnesota
    Get up-to-the-minute News, Weather, Sports, Traffic, and Best of Minnesota at CBS Minnesota.
    11/24/2015 - 1:07 pm | View Website
  • Southwest Minneapolis Republicans
    Senate District 61 Republicans of Southwest Minneapolis are working to bring common sense values to our government and reverse the harmful effects of one-party rule.
    11/24/2015 - 10:01 am | View Website
  • Fox 9 Minneapolis-St. Paul news and weather | KMSP
    Girls, Science and Technology 2015 Gallery; Minneapolis police reclaim 4th Precinct from protesters; Vikings add Legacy Ship to U.S. Bank Stadium plaza
    11/24/2015 - 8:14 am | View Website
  • FOX 7 Austin
    PHOTOS: Hundreds welcome Syrian refugees, protest Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
    11/24/2015 - 4:46 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News