Monday, June 1, 2020
Kasson Police Sgt. Josh Hanson, second from left, and Police Chief Kent Berguis, center, pause with Shannon Grabow, Office of Traffic Safety Enforcement Coordinator; and Scott McConkey, OTS Southern Minnesota Law Enforcement Laison. The Kasson department was honored as one of four “outstanding agencies” by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Traffic Safety.

Kasson Police Department earns statewide honor

Department ranked 3rd in 2016 campaigns

Members of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety honor one law enforcement agency for each of four campaigns during the year.

Scott McConkey, Southern Minnesota Liason for the department's Office of Traffic Safety division, takes into account each agency’s efforts in commitment to traffic safety, and their focus efforts during that campaign, when considering honorees.

“And when I brought all those together, there was not a close second,” he said April 12 after honoring the Kasson Police Department during a City Council meeting. “It was impossible for me not to give it to them, because of what they had done.” 

See full story in this week’s print edition or subscribe online. Please subscribe here or current subscribers can login here.

Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times
411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944


Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Greer Citizen newsletter feed