A string of brazen and violent crimes around the University of Minnesota has escalated fears on campus, with students asking for more security and U officials taking the unusual step of asking the city to deploy additional officers in the campus area.
Updated: December 05, 2013, - 05:45 AM
The firings of officers Brian Thole and Shawn Powell, both military veterans who were on the department’s SWAT team, will kick off an automatic appeal process that could last a year.
Updated: December 04, 2013, - 08:58 AM
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
The north Minneapolis bakery that helps teens learn jobs skills will add bulletproof glass after a recent shot that sailed through the front lobby where kids in sunshine-yellow T-shirts meet customers.
Updated: November 20, 2013, - 05:41 AM
Squad car video shows the motorcycle sliding through intersection and slamming into the rear passenger side of the officer’s SUV.
Updated: November 15, 2013, - 01:02 PM
University of Minnesota police said an armed man tried to rob a student in Anderson Hall Monday afternoon before fleeing into the tunnel system between buildings.
Updated: November 13, 2013, - 02:32 PM
With Alondra Cano and Blong Yang declared winners in races Friday, the Minneapolis City Council will have its first Hispanic, Hmong and Somali members.
Updated: November 09, 2013, - 06:22 AM
Fumes could enter Minneapolis homes from the soil, once contaminated with a solvent from an old General Mills lab.
Updated: November 07, 2013, - 10:12 PM
Maple Grove woman who supplied heroin had faced a possible 86-month sentence in man’s overdose.
Updated: November 06, 2013, - 09:52 PM