Updated: 11/21/2012 6:34 AM KSTP.com By: Nick Winkler
Lakeville police are rallying behind one of their own for Movember.
After several members of Lakeville police officer Jim Dronen's family were diagnosed with cancer, he urged his fellow officers to participate in Movember - a worldwide movement that challenges men to shave and grow mustaches in November to raise awareness and money for men's health issue, especially cancer.
More than two dozen officer are taking part, including the police chief.
Officers have raised more than $1,800 and are accepting donations through November.