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Mayor Betsy Hodges speaks to the press about Police Chief Jeneé Harteau's resignation on Friday.

Mayor Betsy Hodges speaks to the press about Police Chief Jeneé Harteau's resignation on Friday.

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After Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigns, protesters disrupt City Hall

Former Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau stepped down from her role Friday just six days after an MPD officer shot an Australian woman in south Minneapolis.

Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigned Friday at Mayor Betsy Hodges' request, spurring protest at City Hall. Hodges chose Assistant Chief Medaria "Rondo" Arradondo to replace Harteau for the rest of her term. Her departure came just days after MPD Officer Mohamed Noor shot and killed Justine Damond, an Australia native, in south Minneapolis July 15. 


6/17/2017, 7:06am

Thousands march after Castile verdict

Since Philando Castile’s shooting death last July, his family, friends and the millions who watched his final minutes online waited for a verdict in the case against the officer involved. Now, after a year of marches, hearings and a growing number of national cases with similar verdicts, anger turned into resignation until Friday’s not guilty verdict in a prolonged trial struck many as unsurprising — and thousands took to the streets in protest. St.