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January 13, 2017
Department of Public Safety Commissioner Mona Dohman reappointed Amy Christiansen to the Minnesota Crime Victims Reparations Board, a program that provides compensation to victims and …

December 16, 2016
Department of Public Safety (DPS) Commissioner Mona Dohman has appointed Kip Sandoz to the Board of Private Detective and Protective Agent Services. … Sandoz of Elk River has been in the …

August 12, 2016
Department of Public Safety Commissioner Mona Dohman has appointed Jeff Karrow to the Governor’s Council on Fire Prevention and Control. Karrow replaces Dennis Stark. …

March 16, 2016
A sudden spike in suspected heroin-related deaths is cause for alarm, and speaks to a bigger problem across the state. … Law enforcement agencies are reporting suspected heroin overdoses …

October 22, 2015
Funeral arrangements are now finalized for Aitkin County Deputy Steven Sandberg, including several opportunities for the public to pay their respects. … The funeral will be held Friday …

July 10, 2015
​ST. PAUL — Department of Public Safety Commissioner Mona Dohman has reappointed Norman Pint to the Minnesota Gambling Control Board. Pint is reappointed to a four-year term that …

January 12, 2015
Public Safety Commissioner Mona Dohman has appointed Joe Kelly the Director of the division of Homeland Security Emergency Management (DPS/HSEM), and Matt Langer Chief of the Minnesota …