We ask the candidates about policing: Police departments are facing increased scrutiny in the aftermath of the George Floyd case. The West St. Paul City Council is already reviewing the Use of Force policy. What needs to change here in West St. Paul?
A domestic dispute turned to murder in the parking lot of a West St. Paul apartment. The shooter was arrested during an attempted carjacking.
On July 29, 1990, Marthaler Park in West St. Paul hosted a vigil organized by women’s advocates to stop domestic violence.
We ask the mayoral candidates what policing changes need to happen in West St. Paul in the aftermath of George Floyd.
The first in-person West St. Paul City Council meeting in three months included discussion of policing and proposed apartments at the former K-mart site.
Issues and questions about policing in West St. Paul from the recent Public Safety Committee, including use of force, banned holds, hiring, and more.