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To find more good cop, a few big cities change hiring process

Wisconsin mourns death of 2 officers in separate incidents


Women get first-hand experience at Ramsey County Sheriff's Academy


New chief caps renaissance in female leadership
Burnsville Sun This week

Policing with patience, how the role is changing

Women in policing workshops hopes to break barriers
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Seattle police sign contract with Army, hope for recruitment

New Haven police hiring policy will forgive DUI, but not medical marijuana
New Haven Register

18-year old is Minnesota's newest police officer
Bemidji Pioneer

Desperate for recruits, police consider non-citizens
The Marshall Project

Why no one wants to be a cop anymore
City Pages

MPR News:  A discussion of police recruitment and Wear the Badge
Minnesota Public Radio

Rare bird:  MN Eagle Scout earns every badge, studies law enforement
Star Tribune

Chief's View: Headline erred, reinforced negative narrative of law enforcement
Duluth News Tribune

Who wants to be a police officer?  Applications plummet
Washington Post

The History of the Police Badge
Balance Careers

Comparing Police Views and Public Views
Pew Research Center

Work begins on east metro training facility
Woodbury Bulletin