July 25, 2019 03:56 PM
(ABC 6 News)-- Prison safety grabbed headlines and the attention of our state lawmakers after the death of two correctional officers and a spike in assaults within prisons.
When concerns of safety were heightened at the state capitol, Governor Tim Walz and Department of Corrections Commissioner Paul Schnell had just stepped into their new roles.
Both expanded the need to work together in ensuring safety issues were being addressed in the last legislative session.
Updated: July 25, 2019 03:56 PM
Created: July 24, 2019 07:24 PM
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