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Minnesota State Patrol Honors Heroic Citizens; Trooper of the Year

​Finding victims unresponsive and performing CPR to help them breathe again. Taking chase to apprehend a suspect. Rescuing trapped people from vehicles. The law enforcement officers and citizens responsible for these heroic acts were among those honored by the Minnesota State Patrol recently at an annual awards ceremony.

Youth in Minnesota Correctional Facilities and Adverse Childhood Experiences Report

​The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Justice Programs recently completed a study comparing the prevalence and impact of trauma between youth in correctional facilities and the Minnesota mainstream student population. The youth participating in the study answered questions about adverse childhood experiences. The entire study can be found here.

Video Description: A Minnesota woman severely burned in 2009 when someone dumped gasoline on a backyard fire in Braham, Minn., shared her story publicly for the first time in hopes it will prevent others from the same painful and life-changing experience. Jessica Patterson joined Minnesota Department of Public Safety State Fire Marshal Division officials at a media availability to encourage safety around campfires and bonfires.