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Performance Audits, the Office of Justice Programs, and Cultural Awareness Training – Exciting Initiatives from the PCOC

By Hilary Minor, 2L – Hamline University School of Law Law Clerk through the MDCR Internship Program under the leadership of Michael K. Browne – Director, Office of Police Conduct Review I am a second year law student clerking with the Office of … Continue reading

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In Her Voice: Minneapolis Police Conduct Oversight Commission Chair Andrea Brown States Her Vision

By Michael K. Browne, Director – Office of Police Conduct Review On Tuesday, December 10, 2013, the Police Conduct Oversight Commission met to discuss the business of the committee. At Tuesday’s meeting, the Chair, Ms. Andrea Brown, set aside time … Continue reading

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Oversight Commission Moves Forward: November 2013

By Angela Cotta, 1L – University of St. Thomas Law School, Mentee through the Mentor/Externship Program to Michael K. Browne – Director, Office of Police Conduct Review On Tuesday, November 12, 2013, the newly formed Police Conduct Oversight Commission continued … Continue reading

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A Deeper Level of Transparency is Prevalent

By Michael K. Browne, Director – Office of Police Conduct Review The level of transparency and access with respect to the civilian oversight process has been highly apparent since the creation of the Office of Police Conduct Review in September … Continue reading

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Empowering Leaders of Tomorrow

By Karen Francois, Director — Employment Equity On August 8, 2013 in the Minneapolis City Hall rotunda, the Department of Civil Rights, Mayor R.T. Rybak, and Council President Johnson had the privilege of honoring an amazing group of people – … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights Celebrates National Night Out

By Michael K. Browne, Director — Office of Police Conduct Review  On August 6, the Civil Rights staff and Urban Scholars visited the communities of Audubon, Corcoran and North Minneapolis to attend National Night Out block parties.  National Night Out … Continue reading

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Civil Rights Department participating in Second Chance Saturdays event July 20

By Toni Newborn,  Interim Assistant Director – Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights  For the second time this summer, the Department of Civil Rights will be participating in Second Chance Saturdays, a workshop and resource day hosted by the Council on … Continue reading

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