MN Police Threaten City Councilor With KKK Insignia Letter
City Council member gets racist letter; Sayles Belton wants `rigorous' FBI probe.(NEWS) | Article from Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN) | HighBeam Research
The letter, printed on Minneapolis police stationery and signed "KKK Kops," arrived in the mail at Herron's office in City Hall on Tuesday with a Minneapolis postmark.
Herron, who is black, declined to discuss the letter or disclose its contents. "I did get a letter," he said Thursday. "I don't want to make any comments about it."
However, the Star Tribune obtained a copy of the letter and the envelope in which it was sent. The letter was hand-printed in childlike scrawl on paper with the letterhead, "Minneapolis Police Department ...