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Fisherman's Picnic in Grand Marais
DPS was at the 90th Annual Fisherman’s Picnic that ran Aug. 1-4 in Grand Marais. Representatives from a variety of DPS divisions were available to answer questions and show Minnesotans what DPS does to make them safer.
American Indian Month in Minnesota
May was American Indian Month in Minnesota. Nicole Archbold, our community affairs director, attended an open house at the Native American Community Clinic in Minneapolis. The open house was one of many community celebrations held to recognize the 50th Anniversary of American Indian Month.
Pictured left to right are: Carol LaFleur, Metro Transit Outreach; Abdirahman Muse, Metropolitan Council member; Anthony Stately, CEO Native American Community Clinic; Robert Lilligren, Metropolitan Council member and executive director, Native American Community Development Institute; Nicole Archbold, DPS.
Cinco de Mayo
We had a great time with Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington in May spending time and meeting people in the community during the Cinco de Mayo parade.
Thanks to everyone who stopped to say hello.
Intercultural Mutual Assistance Association (IMAA) Walk Around the World
We had a great time at the Intercultural Mutual Assistance Association (IMAA) Walk Around the World event at Rochester Community Technical College.
Troopers met hundreds of people and pinned a lot of youth with Junior Trooper badges. Thanks to IMAA for inviting us!
Law Enforcement Torch Run
The numbers are in! Law enforcement participating in this year’s Torch Run raised $50,000 for Special Olympics Minnesota. The Torch Run program has raised $700 million worldwide since it started in 1981 and the BCA is a proud participant. More information is available on the Special Olympics Minnesota website
People of Color Career Fair
Thank you to everyone who stopped to see us at the People of Color Career Fair.
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