Libor Jany

Reporter | East Metro
Phone: 651-925-5033
Libor Jany covers communities in the East Metro, including Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Afton, Newport and St. Paul Park.

Recent content from Libor Jany

Smile Minneapolis, you could soon be seen on police camera

Minneapolis police are about to join a growing number of cities where officers are testing the use of body cameras, a move that leaders hope will force police and citizens to be on their best behavior.

Updated: September 16, 2014, - 05:23 AM

Minneapolis officer accused of strong-arm tactics with canvasser

Community activists said Monday that a Minneapolis police officer used excessive force when arresting an outreach worker and then threatened...

Updated: September 15, 2014, - 11:28 PM

On larger stage, Chief Harteau urges better cooperation on gun violence

At Milwaukee summit, Minneapolis police chief seeks to broaden her reach, influence on gun issues.

Updated: September 11, 2014, - 11:10 PM

Minneapolis man charged with drugging, sexually assaulting girl, 10

Mpls. man is charged with three counts of criminal sexual conduct.

Updated: September 10, 2014, - 09:01 PM

Activist Al Flowers files complaint alleging police misconduct

Al Flowers, a longtime Minneapolis police critic, alleged the misconduct dur­ing his ar­rest in July after po­lice were check­ing on his daughter for an elec­tron­ic home-moni­tor­ing vi­o­la­tion.

Updated: September 09, 2014, - 09:28 PM

State archaeologist flooded with cemetery reviews

The Office of the State Archaeologist’s two-person operation has been left gasping to keep up with the growing number of unmarked burial sites being uncovered by fast-paced development.

Updated: September 08, 2014, - 08:44 PM

Charges filed in near-fatal Lake Street hit-and-run

Shakopee man charged while another man remains critically injured.

Updated: September 04, 2014, - 11:25 PM

Drunken-driving rates fall, but experts say not by enough

They are at the lowest level in 20 years, yet state officials call the numbers “disappointing.” And 40 percent of drivers in fatal crashes had previous drunken-driving convictions.

Updated: September 04, 2014, - 12:18 AM

Mpls. hit-and-run suspect's DWI record raises questions

Pedestrian was critically injured along E. Lake Street.

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 11:37 PM

Hastings to unveil free bike-share program

Hastings residents and visitors are about to have another choice when it comes to getting around town.The city will roll...

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 11:02 PM

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