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Beltrami County Sheriff's Office employees recognized
May 26, 2019 - 8:40am
May 8, 2019
Beltrami County is receiving $678,935.70 in federal and state disaster relief funding from summer 2018 storms, including the July 4 tornado that moved through Bemidji. (Pioneer file photo)
Beltrami County awarded federal funding for storm relief
May 8, 2019 - 7:51pm
March 14, 2019
Lancaster man faces sex crime charge in Beltrami County
March 14, 2019 - 3:36pm
March 13, 2019
Jessie Stomski Seim, general counsel for the Prairie Island Indian Community, testifies before the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota Senate panel greenlights Prairie Island push to ensure tribal police authority
March 13, 2019 - 4:43pm
March 5, 2019
Beltrami deputies to start wearing cameras in fall
March 5, 2019 - 8:37pm
February 24, 2019
Items have been smuggled into the Beltrami County Jail and hidden inside of books. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Confiscating contraband: You might be surprised at what some inmates try to bring into the Beltrami County Jail
February 24, 2019 - 6:01am
February 22, 2019
Ron Leyba, a Red Lake Nation Criminal Investigator (center), speaks during a press event Friday as Michael LaRoque, (right), director of public safety with White Earth Police Department, and John Harrington, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (left) in Bemidji. Several law enforcement agencies came together in Bemidji to discuss the threat posed by heroin and opioids in Minnesota and violence against American Indian women. (Annalise Braught | Bemidji Pioneer)
Defining the crime problems: New state law enforcement officials learn about area opioid abuse, violence against Indigenous women
February 22, 2019 - 7:21pm
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