From the Chief

Long Time Minnesota State Fair Police Chief Art Blakey Dies

Long time Minnesota State Fair Police Chief Art Blakey has died.

“A sad day for Minnesota Peace Officers. Former Minnesota State Fair Police Chief Art Blakey passed away today. MPD sends our condolences to the Blakey family during this difficult time. Chief Blakey was a man of great character, served with distinction and a true legend in Minnesota policing. He will be missed.”

Chief Medaria “Rondo” Arradondo