National Guard, State Patrol troopers demobilizing

April 22, 2021

Law enforcement officials leading Operation Safety Net have begun demobilizing National Guard and State Patrol resources in Minneapolis and other Twin Cities locations now that the Chauvin trial has concluded.

State Patrol Col. Matt Langer said the operation is demobilizing in a strategic way but has resources available to be ready if needed. More than 3,000 National Guard service members had been activated for the operation.

Learn more about Operation Safety Net.