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January 20, 2019
Jenna Clawson Huibregtse is the cultural liaison officer at the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Her new role includes leading cultural awareness training for the law enforcement academy, developing collaborative agreements with tribal law enforcement agencies and working on recruitment Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND Highway Patrol cultural liaison officer works to build relationships
January 20, 2019 - 3:15pm
Former Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp awards communications officer Katherine Arguedas with a certificate of recognition for completing Phase 1 of the Institute for Credible Leadership Development. Submitted photo.
Sheriff's office employees recognized for leadership training
January 20, 2019 - 6:30am
January 8, 2019
Retired Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp talks with an attendee at a reception for incoming and outgoing public officials on Tuesday in the County Board Room. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
'The hardest job I've ever loved': Hodapp retires after more than a decade as Beltrami County sheriff
January 8, 2019 - 8:44pm
December 23, 2018
Minnesota Attorney General-elect Keith Ellison gave his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Can Ellison and police find common ground? Minnesota’s incoming attorney general has a complicated history with law enforcement
December 23, 2018 - 1:35pm
December 19, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The time for coexistence, respect is here
December 19, 2018 - 7:15am
December 15, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BCA's role clarified in investigation process
December 15, 2018 - 12:34pm
December 5, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Law enforcement officers have thankless, dangerous jobs
December 5, 2018 - 7:40am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s show compassion, gratitude for officers
December 5, 2018 - 7:05am
December 2, 2018
Minnesota conservation officer-in-training Leah Kampa checks a fisher/martin conibear box set recently in the forests north of Duluth as conservation officer Kipp Duncan watches. Kampa is nearing the end of the months-long process of becoming a conservation officer. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Side by side, veteran Minnesota wardens train rookies
December 2, 2018 - 6:00am
October 22, 2018
City councilors leave their chambers as shouting protesters opposed to the proposed purchase of riot gear for the Duluth Police Department temporarily shut down Monday night's Duluth City Council meeting. Councilors returned after a recess and approved the controversial measure by a 6-2 vote. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Serviceplay button
Protesters shut down Duluth City Council meeting, but councilors approve 'riot gear' after meeting resumes
October 22, 2018 - 11:37pm
September 30, 2018
Beltrami County Deputy Lavonte Hardie, left, and Minnesota State Trooper Jesse Herding consult each other on a call on Saturday. The two agencies have seen a decrease in the number of people applying for open positions in recent years. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Patrolling for applicants: Law enforcement agencies statewide see a decrease in those applying for positions
September 30, 2018 - 7:15am
September 13, 2018
Duluth police yield to NAACP on 'use of force' event
September 13, 2018 - 7:42pm
August 27, 2018
Hawaiian monk seal pup asleep near Poipu Beach, Kauai.  Photo by Carrie Barbash
'Do not disturb' the monk seals, warn Hawaiian signs. Alabama tourist learns they mean it.
August 27, 2018 - 9:29am
August 4, 2018
Retired Ramsey County Sheriff deputy Art Blakey, right, and Danny Givens, the man who shot and wounded him 13 years ago during a botched armed robbery at a VFW post in St. Paul, reconciled publicly during an event at central High School in September. Givens, who served 12 years in prison in connection with the shooting, is an ordained minister who also runs a church. Blakey said he is proud of Givens' turnaround in life. (Courtesy to Pioneer Press: Danny Givens)
Art Blakey Jr., 1935-2018: Long-serving Minn. State Fair police chief and pioneering sheriff’s deputy dies
August 4, 2018 - 5:25pm
July 14, 2018
Woman plans vigil for police in Bemidji
July 14, 2018 - 5:42pm