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  Crime becoming a hot issue in [MN] 5th District race
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ContributorThe Oncoming Storm 
Last EditedThe Oncoming Storm  Aug 01, 2006 10:53am
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News DateTuesday, August 1, 2006 04:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionMinneapolis, Minn. — Like many of the other Democrats running in the 5th, Mike Erlandson says he wants to add 150 more police officers on the streets of Minneapolis.

He says Minneapolis and other communities were forced to cut police officers in recent years because of federal cuts to the Clinton Cops program. Erlandson says he'd like to restore that funding. He says Minneapolis has seen an uptick in crime because there aren't enough officers on the street.
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