City officials acknowledge that at least 71 percent of the new hires are likely to be white, giving rise to concerns among minority groups that the racial makeup of the force — particularly blacks — is not keeping up with the rest of the city.
Updated: August 19, 2014, - 05:00 PM
Site of shooting that wounded nine has a history of violent incidents.
Updated: August 12, 2014, - 05:58 AM
No arrests have been made despite 52 witnesses at the 400 Soundbar. Authorities continue to be tight-lipped about the investigation.
Updated: August 11, 2014, - 06:18 AM
City seeks independent probe of activist Al Flowers' arrest; Terrell Mayes Jr., who was killed nearly three years ago when he was hit by a stray bullet in his home, inspires street march.
Updated: July 29, 2014, - 09:39 PM
Police union president offers different version of events, says Flowers bit an officer.
Updated: July 29, 2014, - 09:45 AM
Authorities have identified a 38-year-old Minneapolis man gunned down in north Minneapolis after a fight on a Metro Transit bus.Andrew...
Updated: July 27, 2014, - 07:48 AM
Juvenile is linked to gunfire that followed bus quarrel.
Updated: July 26, 2014, - 11:45 PM
A spree of burglaries, hitting high-end bikes and garages, leaves crime-weary residents unsettled and cops busy.
Updated: July 25, 2014, - 05:16 AM
Mayor and chief announce a $300,000 plan to pay overtime to nine officers.
Updated: July 23, 2014, - 09:21 PM