It appears that Minneapolis’ Progressive-Democrat Mayor Jacob Frey, of Minneapolis’ post-Floyd murder rioting and his own disdain for letting the city’s police department deal with the rioters infamy, is ready to announce a new police chief—nine months after the Floyd era chief retired.
The new chief’s job description includes this Critical Item:
[A] visionary leader, able to communicate the need for and create long-lasting and systemic change within MPD.
Change within the police department, but no change in hizzoner‘s (non)enforcement policy or the department’s capacity for enforcement.
That’s not very reassuring for the damaged, even destroyed, neighborhoods and businesses, which were almost exclusively minority-populated and -owned.