The Republican candidate for Minnesota House district 52A, Mariah de la Paz, falsely accused DFL incumbent Rick Hansen of voting to defund the police.
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?
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.