MPD Complaint Process Explained

Recently, there has been some confusion regarding the Minneapolis Police Department’s Complaint Process. A media story and some figures that have been cited publicly have been the catalyst for some misinformation. So how does the MPD’s process work? Who is involved, between police and civilians? Here’s an overview, or an explainer, if you will. In the near future, we plan to take a deeper look into how the process works as complaints with merit are investigated.