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Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Tim Clements met with Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar and other legislators during a trip to Washington, D.C., about funding for Byrne-JAG grant. SUBMITTED PHOTO

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Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Tim Clements from the Detroit Lakes area was one of 25 police officers from around the state that attended the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association Washington D.C. fly-in.


“This was an opportunity to meet with our congressional representatives and not only see what they have been supporting in reference to public safety, but to also give them a perspective of what Minnesota police officers are requesting their support on,” Clements said.

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