MPD understands that transparency around the use of force is critically important to maintain the public trust. To continue to promote these efforts, MPD will release use of force data on an annual basis beginning with calendar year 2020. The dataset below is for calendar year 2021 and includes serious use of force investigated by IAD as well as other use of force incidents. More detailed information regarding the use of force data can be found in the explanatory notes below.
- General Order 901.07: Use of Force (effective 1/1/2022)