Community Engagement Team

 Mission Statement:

To develop strong trusting relationships and increase public safety between the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and the multicultural communities within Hennepin County by building communities of trust.

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2015 Strategic Priorities

  • Partner with community organizations and law enforcement agencies to improve outreach efforts within Hennepin County.
  • Increase Hennepin County Sheriff's Office visibility at community gatherings and celebrations.
  • Respond to citizen inquiries and requests for assistance.
  • Assist in diversity recruitment efforts for the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office.

2015 Goals

  • Conduct eight culture-specific One Day Citizen Academies.
  • Conduct quarterly, targeted advisory meetings with community leaders in multicultural communities across Hennepin County, including: elders, women and youth groups to address specific issues.
  • Develop new and build upon existing community partnerships.
  • Provide diversity training to Hennepin County Sheriff's Office employees.


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