Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association
Second Annual Black Tie Gala




DIRECTIONS  Brooklyn Park, MN 


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From a returning guest: "Last year I went to the Gala because I felt it was the right thing to to. I had such a good time, that this year I'm going because I really want to go!"


5:30 p.m. social  and silent auction

7:00 dinner

8:00 live auction

Hosts from KSTP-TV
"Twin Cities Live"

John Hanson and Elizabeth Ries


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Twin Cities Live airs weekdays from 3-4pm on 5 Eyewitness News

Also benefiting MCPA law enforcement sholarships, youth essays and executive training programs.


The Blue Pages is a directory of attorneys that specialize in DWI/DUI, traffic violations, and all criminal matters. The Blue Pages Directory is distributed free of charge to Law Enforcement, statewide, where it is placed in the booking areas of the jails. The Blue Pages is a useful tool to expedite the booking procedures for Minnesota's Police Officers.    

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Comcast is one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communication products and services. With more than 600,000 customers in 113 communities throughout the Twin Cities, Greater Minnesota and Western Wisconsin. Comcast, whose local headquarters offices are located in St. Paul, employs more than 1,900 local residents.



G4S is the world's leading international security solutions group. In the United States, we leverage our global experience to provide our clients with the best security solutions in the industry.


From risk assessment to design and delivery, we work in partnership with governments, small businesses and large organizations to provide integrated solutions to today's security challenges.


Freemasonry is the oldest and the largest fraternal order in the world. It is a universal brotherhood of men dedicated to serving God, family, country and fellowman. For over 157 years, Masonry has played an important part in the social order of Minnesota. We are men who choose to emphasize what brings us together, not what may separate us. For more information we invite you to visit www.mn-masons.org.


Hub-Data911, a leader in mobile computing for over 26 years, is a one-stop shop for all your mobile computing needs. Our suite of products provides a vehicle area network consisting of:  in-car, airbag compliant mobile computer systems, in-car cameras with live-streaming video, license plate recognition, and low-cost, maintenance-free, web-hosted AVL for your entire fleet.  Because we are the original developer of the hardware and software, one call provides complete technical support for all our products.

At Mall of America®, safety is a top priority. The Security Department is staffed with more than 100 highly trained personnel. These officers patrol the interior and exterior of the mall on foot and on bicycle, while the plain-clothes special operations unit focuses on mitigation.


Mall of America Security is a nationally recognized department that prides itself on its higher-calliber officers, training, and forward-thinking attitude.



The mission-critical communications core is the starting point for any public safety communications system designed to deliver uncompromising voice services, providing a lifeline to first responders. Leveraging our rich history serving public safety for over 75 years, Motorola is leading the way to a new generation of public safety solutions, through interoperability, advanced devices, video security, integrated command,workforce mobility and mobile broadband.



The objectives of Region IV Chiefs of Police Association shall be to advance the science and art of police services; to develop and disseminate improved administrative, technical and operational practices and promote their use in police work; to foster police cooperation and the exchange of information and experience among police administrators through the State of Minnesota; to bring about recruitment and training in the police profession of qualified persons, and to encourage adherence of all police officers to high professional standards of performance and conduct.  

Other sponsors:


 Marathon Petroleum Company


Donations of $1,000 each  


in beautiful Playa del Coco, COSTA RICA

BRAND NEW 3-bedroom, 2-bath CONDO, one blk from beach

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Donor: Ron and Julie Sager

Value = $1,200 (does not include air fare)



2 Indoor Club Seats to a selected game; 2 Gopher Jackets – limited sizes; VIP Parking Pass, Private Entrance Complementary: Pre-game Snacks, buffet/dessert, Gopher Dog Bar, Beverage Service

Donors: A. Paul and Lorri T. Monteen

Value = $750



Set of cedar chairs and end table hand-crafted by Fairmont Retired Chief Butch Thiel;

 Donor: Retired Chief Butch Thiel

Value = $425 for set