SEXUAL ASSAULT POLICY PROMISED IN MINNESOTA

A policy designed to improve sex-assault investigations across Minnesota is now being promised by the chairman of the state’s police licensing board. Tim Bledsoe says he will call a special meeting next month of the Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Board. Teri Walker McLaughlin with the Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault says women who report sex crimes must be able to trust that the police will take them seriously….