Cedric Alexander begins work as Minneapolis' community safety commissioner
Alexander, who reports to Mayor Jacob Frey, now has responsibility for supervising the leaders of the city's police, fire, 911, emergency management and violence prevention programs.
'I'm here to help' | Dr. Cedric Alexander becomes Minneapolis' first Community Safety Commissioner
In his role, Dr. Alexander will oversee the city's community safety departments and help shape Mayor Jacob Frey's proposed Office of Community Safety.
Cedric Alexander officially sworn in as first community safety commissioner in Minneapolis
The city of Minneapolis' first community safety commissioner officially stepped into that role on Monday morning. Cedric Alexander was sworn in during a brief ceremony at City Hall.