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Request for Committee Action

A briefing memo explaining the purpose, background, and impact of the requested action.
Contract with Minneapolis Safety Initiative for neighborhood patrol services (RCA-2022-00042)

To Committee(s)
# Committee Name Meeting Date
1 Public Health & Safety Committee Jan 19, 2022
Lead Staff:
Robin McPherson
Presented By:
Crystal VanDenBerg
Action Item(s)
# File Type Subcategory Item Description
1 Action Contract/Agreement

Authorizing a buyback contract with Minneapolis Safety Initiative in the amount of $210,000 for law enforcement patrol services from Jan 17, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022.

Previous Actions


Ward / Neighborhood / Address
# Ward Neighborhood Address
1. Ward 7
Background Analysis

Minneapolis Police Department will provide law enforcement patrol services in support of the Minneapolis Safety Initiative and increase police visibilities where safety perception has indicated need for extra police presence from January 17, 2022 through December 31, 2022 compensated at $107 per hour per officer. MSI & MPD will agree upon the number of hours in the forthcoming month for which MSI wishes to engage MPD as agreed to by MPD. Buy back is voluntary and MPD is not obligated to provide officers if officers do not volunteer to work.  Rate used covers salary, fringe, equipment usage.