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Refunding the Community: What Defunding MPD Means and Why It Is Urgent and Realistic

By JLI Vol. 39 Editorial Board. Full Text.

Minnesota Journal of Law and Inequality’s (JLI) editors trace the history of policing in the United States since its colonial days, outline the decades of failure to achieve meaningful progress in Minneapolis, and advocate for the redirection of MPD funding to violence prevention and alternative responses.