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Trail Patrol: A Proactive Approach to Public Safety on Trails
|Filed under: pedestrian safety, parks, crossings, management maintenance, outreach, bicycle safety, crime, traffic safety, minnesota, trail patrol, police safety
This article by Danny McCullough of the Three Rivers Park District Police appeared in IPMBA News, Vol. 19, No 3 (Summer 2010), published by the International Police Mountain Bike Association. It also appeared in the Spring 2010 issue of Minnesota Police Chief magazine.
Three Rivers Park Police in Minnesota have played an active role in developing safety protocols relating to trail safety, including trail educational efforts and enforcement in the greater Minneapolis metropolitan area. A number of staff have presented regionally on this issue and/or serve on committees at the state level to address trail safety.