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The Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training is an administrative body of the State of Minnesota, that sets regulations, and controls the training and licensing of Police officers.[1]

Although the four officers were prompty fired, and soon faced criminal charges, they continued to hold licenses to work as police officers.[1] According to the Star Tribune the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) did not start a review of their licenses to work as police officers until June 17, 2020.

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Greg Stanley (2020-06-17). "Minnesota licensing board to review four ex-officers' roles in George Floyd killing: POST Board has the power to revoke the four former Mpls. cops' licenses.". Star Tribune. Archived from the original on 2020-06-18. https://web.archive.org/web/20200618030832/https://www.startribune.com/minnesota-licensing-board-to-review-four-ex-officers-roles-in-george-floyd-killing/571300012/. Retrieved 2020-06-24. "While all four officers who have been charged in the killing of Floyd were fired from the Minneapolis Police Department, they are still licensed Minnesota peace officers." 
  2. "Meet Jeff". jeffbackerjr.com. http://jeffbackerjr.com/index.php/meet-jeff. Retrieved February 17, 2015.