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 31, 2013, - 02:15 PM
Charges filed in November case of student who got knocked out.
Updated: December 23, 2013, - 11:25 PM
New Minneapolis policy carries punishments including firing and criminal prosecution.
Updated: December 23, 2013, - 10:56 PM
Minneapolis police union said it contacted the governor to voice its opposition to the plan to shift some investigations to the BCA.
Updated: December 20, 2013, - 05:21 AM
Increased security at night drives criminals to desperation; even more anti-theft measures are planned.
Updated: December 19, 2013, - 12:15 PM
The change comes in the wake of the high-profile Terrence Franklin case. Future shootings will be turned over to the state BCA.
Updated: December 18, 2013, - 10:51 PM
Mall kiosks and other outlets aim to cash in. Some are diligent about turning in stolen items.
Updated: December 14, 2013, - 06:48 AM
But the former Minneapolis officers can appeal their termination over an incident when they were off-duty in Green Bay, Wis.
Updated: December 12, 2013, - 08:11 PM
Minneapolis appears to be on pace for a usual number of vehicles towed for violating snow emergency rules, this despite an intense communications campaign. The news is better in St. Paul.
Updated: December 06, 2013, - 11:19 PM