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Decision Announced in October Shooting Investigation

Post Date:12/19/2018 12:50 PM

County Attorney Determination in October 1st Officer Involved Shooting

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Anyone with questions about the facts and findings of this case, should contact the BCA or the Dakota County Attorney's office.

Hastings PD to Conduct Internal Review

Now that the BCA investigation is complete and the County Attorney has made a determination in the case, the Hastings Police Department will begin an internal review of the incident. An internal review is standard protocol in every use-of-force incident to ensure that department policy and protocols were followed.

Questions related to HPD policy and protocol should be directed to Chief Bryan Schafer at 651-480-2306.