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John Harrington

American Chief of Metro Transit Police in Minneapolis–Saint Paul, politician and academic


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

John Mark Harrington is the current Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety for the U.S. State of Minnesota, appointed by Governor Tim Walz, he has served since January 2019. Harrington previously served as Chief of the Saint Paul Police Department and Chief of the Metro Transit Police in Minneapolis–Saint Paul. Additionally, Harrington is a former member of the Minnesota Senate who represented District 67, which includes portions of the city of Saint Paul in Ramsey County. A Democrat, he is a teacher and manager at Metropolitan State University in Saint Paul.

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Dartmouth College

University and liberal arts college in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States

University of St. Thomas

Private Catholic university located in St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota