New Minneapolis PD Policy Seeks to Minimize Use of Force

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Minneapolis police officers will be trained to exhaust all reasonable means in defusing potentially violent encounters before resorting to force under new "sanctity of life" department rules unveiled Monday. The guideline changes, which have been in the works since the release of a wide-ranging report by a presidential task force on policing last spring, are designed to mend broken public trust in the wake of high-profile police shootings of unarmed black men, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!