10-20-15 Community Engagement after a Homicide in the 5th Precint

When the police tape disappears, the police do not. That is the message the Minneapolis Police Department wants to send to its residents. The MPD is committed to aggressively pursuing suspects; it is also extremely committed to connecting with affected city residents. What happens the day after a homicide? You may hear police are promising to increase patrol in the area; recently you’ve been hearing the MPD also plans on increasing community engagement following a tragic death. Here is an example of what that looks like.