Nicole Norfleet

Reporter | St. Paul public safety
Phone: 612-673-4495
Nicole Norfleet started as the St. Paul public safety reporter in 2013. She was previously a night public safety reporter, Minneapolis general assignment reporter and a member of the Star Tribune’s Whistleblower team. Prior to covering Minneapolis, she worked at the paper’s south bureau and wrote about parts of Dakota County.

Recent content from Nicole Norfleet

St. Paul pair charged in trafficking case with 15-year-old girl

15-year-old girl e-mailed for help.

Updated: December 12, 2013, - 09:27 PM

Man wanted in St. Paul stabbing of girlfriend is arrested

St. Paul police announced Thursday that a man wanted for stabbing his girlfriend in front of her young son has...

Updated: December 12, 2013, - 09:09 PM

Minnesota police and fire forces bracing for early retirements

Out of about 10,500 peace officers in the state, an estimated 10 percent could be eligible to retire early by May 31, 2014, after which pension reductions will increase for those who retire before they turn 55.

Updated: December 08, 2013, - 09:02 PM

Girl shot in St. Paul over weekend

A 14-year-old girl was shot in the chest late Saturday night in St. Paul, according to authorities.

Updated: December 02, 2013, - 01:47 PM

In Twin Cities, they're 'not just firefighters anymore'

Fire calls are down while medical calls are up. So cities are changing how they fund and manage their departments.

Updated: December 02, 2013, - 10:39 AM

St. Paul police officer fired after shooting gun in city

St. Paul officer Jon Fish shot a gun in his back yard, used a Breathalyzer without permission and pepper sprayed...

Updated: November 29, 2013, - 09:00 PM

St. Paul fire victim died on his birthday

He died from burn injuries after his clothes caught fire from the stove at his apartment.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 07:48 PM

2 arrested in St. Paul shooting death

A 24-year-old woman and 29-year-old man, both from St. Paul, have been arrested

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 05:39 PM

Ground broken for new shelter for child sex trafficking victims

The center is scheduled to open in St. Paul next year and provide 12 additional beds for child sex trafficking victims.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 07:28 AM

Man found shot to death in St. Paul Dayton's Bluff neighborhood

A man was found shot to death early Tuesday in the Dayton’s Bluff neighborhood of St. Paul, authorities said. An anonymous caller contacted police about 3:30 a.m. and said there was a dead man in the 800 block of E. 4th Street.

Updated: November 26, 2013, - 09:29 PM

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