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Rondo's Story

Medaria Arrandondo is the 53rd chief of the Minneapolis Police Department. He joined the department in 1989 as a patrol officer in the 4th Precinct and worked his way up the ranks before being appointed the Inspector of the First Precinct in 2013.  He was nominated chief of police in 2017.
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Erika's Story

Erika Penner serves a small north central Minnesota community as a police officer.  She talks about how she discovered a career in law enforcement - including getting into trouble - and why she Wears the Badge.

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Mike's story

Officer Mike Santos has served for several years with the Shakopee Police Department. In this video, he talks about the experience in his life that led him to choose to Wear the Badge.
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Mike's Story

Trooper Michael Cleveland had a successful career in sales and marketing but decided he wanted to make a change. Learn how he found the LETO program and serve the Minnesota State Patrol.
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