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Ramsey County Attorney John Choi has asked a veteran attorney with roots in St. Paul's Rondo community to join his office as a special prosecutor in the inquiry.
Todd Axtell is already making changes to put more emphasis on outreach.
More than 1,700 officers in 33 cities have been trained in the effort.
State officials have alerted the FBI to Wednesday's cyberattack.
The St. Paul City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to approve Todd Axtell as the city’s next police chief. In a short address following the vote,…
Kayla M. Jones will be civilly committed for being "mentally ill and dangerous" after serving her time.
Thomas Dixon grew up in a world where adults sometimes drank and partied too much, and children sometimes didn’t get the help they needed. One…
St. Paul's next police chief rose through the ranks, is known for community and diversity.
By CHAO XIONG, Star Tribune • Photographs by AARON LAVINSKY, Star Tribune June 12, 2016 Twenty-three hours into the St. Paul police investigation…
The locks will be available free-of-cost at 11 sites across the county.
St. Paul police identified the woman struck and killed by a minivan Tuesday as Channy Kek of Eagan. Kek, 55, was crossing Cauyga Street westbound…
St. Paul drivers have hit 65 pedestrians this year.
Police say woman feared for her life during attack on Wabasha St. Bridge.
Ashley Hasti's grandmother said she was likely home alone because she liked studying in solitude.
A North St. Paul man was sentenced Friday to 13½ years in prison for a gang-related murder that was St. Paul’s first homicide of the…
Suspect's romantic rival suffered serious burns.
Wednesday's forum is one of two Q&A sessions vetting candidates for the job.
Authorities said Eugene Francis Smith was fatally shot by officer Joshua Raichert, a 10-year veteran.
Wilbert Glover still faces weapons charges related to the case.
Boys Totem Town enforced several new changes, including the installation of more than 100 security cameras.
The department will begin with 40 to 60 cameras in August and hopes to reach 400 in fall 2017.
Rashad R. Ivy received 58 years, effectively life.
It's the third attempted abduction or abduction of a young girl in St. Paul this month.
Residents can meet and question five candidates vying to become St. Paul’s next police chief at two public forums in June. The finalists are: St.…
The student pleaded to a lesser count than the felony third-degree assault charge he initially faced.
A Ramsey County investigator is the father of one of the officers involved in Monday's fatal shooting.
Tim Saari said he had looked up the man now accused of killing a St. Paul law clerk.
They were arrested at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Tuesday
A Roseville man pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing nearly a half million dollars from his vulnerable, elderly mother. James E. Moon, 65, pleaded guilty in…
Ryan D. Petersen's attorney, Gary Wolf, has vowed to challenge a first-degree murder indictment.
Scott A. Klund allegedly laughed about the shooting while on the phone with a 911 dispatcher and, later, when interviewed by police.
Authorities identified the man shot and killed by police Monday as Jaffort Demont Smith of St. Paul.
St. Paul Police Chief Thomas Smith said he has " a lot of options" for work after retirement.
St. Paul police say girl's abduction, rape is not related to Monday case.
Kayla M. Jones will be sentenced to a little over 16 years in prison for the 2014 murder of Azaria Jones.
15-year-old is in critical condition at Regions Hospital.
Judge Jennifer Frisch admonished Deandre Wims' lack of remorse for robbing and choking an elderly woman.
The Otto Bremer Trust awarded $500,000 to the St. Paul Police Foundation to fund community programs.
Police say the girl was discovered Monday bleeding from the nose and mouth.
Julie Zietlow, whose daughter Sarah Wierstad was killed last year, said the sentencing is part of her healing process.
Assistant Chief Bill Martinez came from humble roots to become a leader in St. Paul.
Jaide Lackner-Kulyas was nearly killed in the 2015 attack.
The suspect was in charge of housekeeping, and allegedly told one maid he would clean the woman's room.
Ray Widstrand and Tanikqwa Givins met for the first time since she came to his rescue three years ago and likely saved his life.
As local leaders spoke out, Mayor Chris Coleman pledged to find money for more officers.
Two deaths hang over city as police chase an unusual outbreak in gun violence.
It was not clear whether the shootings Sunday night and Monday were related. "We're still trying to figure that our ourselves," St. Paul police Sgt. Mike Ernster said.
The student pleaded to a misdemeanor count in exchange for the dismissal of a felony charge.
Initiative aims to improve reporting by victims and county prosecution rates.
Honored civilians include newlyweds who helped save a man's life.
Clerk Chase Passauer, 23, was shot six times in the stomach by a client upset with how his case was being handled, according to the complaint.
"We've been humiliated," Hambdi Ali Osman said after a Court of Appeals judge found a St. Paul police sergeant possibly fabricated evidence.
The city reopened its application process for chief candidates last month after one candidate was disqualified and another withdrew.
Law Eh allegedly had amphetamine and methamphetamine in his system at the time.
The man's apparent girlfriend allegedly used the data to leverage for benefits.
Concerns about the facility predate criminal charges filed in February against a therapist accused of aiding the escape of two juveniles.
A warrant was issued for the arrest of Melvin Holmes Jr. of St. Paul.
A father and son hiking through St. Paul's Battle Creek Regional Park Friday morning found the top portion of a human skull, police said Monday.The…
According to police scanner reports, the gunfire erupted at a party in a motel room.
The athletic director -- now on leave -- is under investigation for allegedly stealing more than $100,000 from athletic ticket sales over several years, according to police and court documents.
Three months after 15-year-old Aliza Sevillia arrived in Minneapolis from Greece in 1958, she found herself at Natalie Atkin’s kitchen table sipping tea and trying…
St. Paul starts safety campaign as police probe a death in Brooklyn Park.
The charges against three Franciscan brothers marks the first time leaders in a religious order have been charged in such cases.
This time it was Johnson H.S., the third such St. Paul incident in four months.
A gang feud fueled by a different murder years ago apparently led to the March 5 shooting.
Kira Steger's mother is seeking more than $50,000 in damages from her former son-in-law.
The assault Wednesday morning allegedly was filmed and posted on Facebook after two male students punched teacher Mark Rawlings and threw him to the ground.
Sgt. Heather Weyker returned to work Wednesday in a non-investigative capacity.
St. Paul police Senior Cmdr. Matt Toupal is crafting a summer plan for the eastern district in anticipation of the inevitable climb in crime that…
A St. Paul police sergeant who led an investigation into an alleged multistate sex-trafficking ring has been put on leave after a federal court accused her of lying to a grand jury.
A woman was found dead in a St. Paul apartment Thursday afternoon when firefighters responded to a call about smoke in the unit. The cause…
The video shot by Christopher Lollie went viral
The labor vote excludes too many, lawsuit says.
A St. Paul man was charged Monday with robbing and injuring a good Samaritan he had tricked into giving him a ride.
St. Paul police are asking for help in finding a suspect who robbed an elderly good Samaritan on Thursday night, breaking the man’s leg and…
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