Updated: 08/14/2014 8:06 AM
Created: 08/14/2014 7:51 AM KSTP.com
By: Jennie Olson
Community members on Thursday can meet the men and women protecting their neighborhoods.
The Minneapolis Police Department and Tria are teaming up for the Runnin' with the Law MPD/Tria 5K taking place at Lake Calhoun. It’s open to runners and walkers of all abilities.
Pre-race activities, including police demonstrations, start at 5 p.m., and the 5K begins at 6:30 p.m. There will also be a Kids Fun Run at 6:15 p.m.
The event takes place at Thomas Beach on the southwest corner of Lake Calhoun. Proceeds benefit the police department.