Mayor Frey Announces New Discipline Grid For Minneapolis Officers Who Break The Rules

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced Monday a new discipline grid for the city’s Police Department he says will make it “incredibly clear” how officers will be punished if they break policy.

The updated discipline matrix creates a new category for “E-level” violations, which will result in automatic termination. These include officers violating the city’s anti-discrimination policy, using biased language, making false statements, recklessly using firearms, using unnecessary force, failing to report force and maliciously searching or arresting someone.

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