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 police show off their crime lab's $1 million face-lift

The St. Paul police crime lab — now dubbed the forensic services unit — had a show-and-tell of sorts Thursday at an open house designed to show off its new equipment and also help it shed its tainted image.

Updated: August 15, 2013, - 09:09 PM

St. Paul's East Side residents, officials look for answers to crime

East Side violence has put residents and city officials on high alert, resulting in a mayoral session earlier this week on how to deal with gang disputes and prompting a community meeting Thursday night at Arlington Hills Lutheran Church, where police and prosecutors will address questions and concerns from residents.

Updated: August 15, 2013, - 12:23 AM

Teens charged in St. Paul beating

The 26-year-old St. Paul man that was attacked remains in critical condition, his family reported.

Updated: August 13, 2013, - 09:28 PM

Wife, friend charged in St. Paul National Guardsman's murder

Heather L. Horst, 24, faces second degree murder and conspiracy to commit a felony charges in the death of her husband Brandon Horst.

Updated: August 13, 2013, - 08:49 AM

St. Paul police forming state’s first organized retail crime unit

Thieves profit from reselling common, but costly household items.

Updated: August 12, 2013, - 11:08 PM

St. Paul man charged with severely beating bystander

A 26-year-old who was out for a walk when he was attacked is hospitalized with severe brain swelling.

Updated: August 12, 2013, - 11:41 AM

St. Paul beat: Domestic abuse advocates serving more people

Earlier this year, it seemed we couldn’t go a week without reports of yet another Twin Cities woman who had...

Updated: August 08, 2013, - 07:26 PM

St. Paul man's death is ruled a homicide

The death of a 25-year-old St. Paul man earlier this week was classified as a homicide Wednesday.

Updated: August 07, 2013, - 03:43 PM

St. Paul Police Band turns 90

And the 65 members want to add you — as long as you haven’t been convicted of a felony.

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 09:33 PM

St. Paul police officer reunites a man with his dog

After more than five months and an off-the-clock trip to Minneapolis, a St. Paul police officer reunited a man with...

Updated: August 02, 2013, - 08:53 PM

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