St. Paul Police Officers Going to Puerto Rico to Help

A heavily damaged farm is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico Photo: AP/Gerald Herbert
A heavily damaged farm is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico

September 30, 2017 11:09 AM

Ten Spanish-speaking officers from the St. Paul Police Department are going to Puerto Rico to help in the wake of Hurricane Maria.

The officers volunteered after the Federal Emergency Management Agency on Thursday asked for help from Spanish-speaking officers from the around the country. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that the officers are leaving this weekend.

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