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A high school student was charged Wednesday with causing serious injury to two innocent bystanders last May during an organized game of Nerf wars in…
Jeronimo Yanez and Joseph Kauser graduated together in 2010. Two years later, both wore the gun and badge for the St. Anthony Police Department — their first job in law enforcement.
The county attorney said practices need to be improved to avoid future tragedies.
On Thursday evening, two law enforcement officials stood watch at the quiet home of a St. Anthony police officer, less than 24 hours after Philando…
Judge admonished several people for their actions during the tense proceedings.
More sexual assaults, murders pushed the uptick, which came on heels of an unusual 2014.
The humane treatment of mentally ill inmates is highlighted at conference.
"The First 48" refused to give up behind-the-scenes footage.
The school leader suffered a concussion and head trauma from the attack.
The state law was created to prevent sexual predators from grooming victims. But the court found it too broad with the potential to chill speech protected by the First Amendment.
New court documents also ask for bail reduction and release conditions.
A crime-fighting tool until now kept under wraps by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is drawing both praise as a critical asset in the hunt for bad guys, but also concern in an era of growing surveillance.
Victim was robbed of bank card, taken to ATM and then assaulted in Riverside Park.
The 57-year-old musician died from the self-administered overdose of fentanyl, the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office said.
Authorities looked into whether Minneapolis police officers violated Clark's civil rights, and will release their report Wednesday.
J Robinson, the longtime, title-winning Gophers wrestling coach, is under investigation in a drug case involving members of his team.
Among the new details, the singer was given an IV treatment at a local hospital the day before he died, a source with knowledge of the investigation said.
Two more purported heirs of the late megastar Prince filed a motion in Carver County District Court on Wednesday to intervene in his $100 million-dollar-plus estate.
It's unclear if the opioid painkiller contributed to his death. Also Wednesday, the DEA and U.S. attorney joined the death investigation.
The local physician, who has not been publicly identified, saw the singer in the month before his death.
Singer's representatives had called Dr. Howard Kornfeld, a national expert, over a "grave medical emergency." A meeting was planned for what turned out to be the day after star died.
The Carver County Sheriff's Office cited an exception to Minnesota public records laws allowing the suppression of information relating to preparing a case "for the commission of a crime."
For the first time in more than a decade, the person in line for the position is facing a challenge from a colleague.
The group demands a special prosecutor, as the woman who was with Clark tried to clear up discrepancies about that night, saying he never hurt her.
But prosecutor raises question of why 2 cops lacked Tasers
After peaceful rally, protesters take to skyways; another group later gathers at north Minneapolis memorial.
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said evidence confirms officers' account that Clark grabbed one officer's gun and was not handcuffed when he was shot. Activists said some witness accounts were discounted.
A man shot by Edina police in August was convicted of illegally owning a gun. Colin Peter Reinsmoen, 36, was found guilty Monday after four…
A Minneapolis man pleaded guilty Tuesday in the Oct. 14 shooting death of a 19-year-old near a north Minneapolis church. Jontrel M. Bolden, 21, pleaded…
Jamar Clark's death in Minneapolis has spurred fresh debate from legal community and activists.
The Hennepin County Attorney's office will investigate and decide whether to file charges in such cases. The new policy applies to the Jamar Clark case.
The secret government witness has been linked to the global trade in drugs, guns and assassinations. He was expected in federal court in St. Paul on Wednesday to testify against several alleged underlings.
Video of a sex act appeared on the social media sites of Gophers freshman guard Kevin Dorsey on Friday night. He was one of three players suspended for Sunday's game at Illinois.
ACLU and NAACP lawsuit claims that public has a right to view the evidence.
"It appears to be a 24-hour bug," administrator said.
In Henry Fisher’s mind, what better way to promote his new Registry Hotel on the famed Bloomington Interstate 494 strip than send snow to Texas?…
Judgment is largest in Minnesota in cases pitting dairy farmers, utilities.
The 4-3 opinion, in the case of a Minnetonka couple, sharply defined what the justices described as an ambiguous law that determines when a person is considered to be a resident in Minnesota.
A woman was found guilty Wednesday in the stabbing death of another woman at a downtown Minneapolis transit station in June. Ivory Andis, 21, was…
Chris Lollie posted video of the arrest in St. Paul online, drawing national attention.
The officers, Dustin Schwarze and Mark Ringgenberg, have returned to work, said department spokesman Scott Seroka. They had been on paid adminstrative leave since the shooting.
State agencies are being sued. Activists have been demanding release of the video
Supreme Court ruling will mean reviews of 8 murder sentences in Minnesota.
Rona Griffin cost the state more than $1.6 million in tax revenue between 2009 and 2013.
High school students reach out to mom of badly beaten 22-month-old girl
Family agreed on plea agreement because they didn't want the trauma of a trial
If convicted, county attorney says he'll seek enhanced penalty.
The attorney for Nathan Gustavsson said his client won't get a fair trial in Hennepin County, so he is seeking a change of venue.
Mahdi Ali gets mandatory no-parole term reduced after U.S. high court ruling about juveniles.
Area relocating to Government Center's 24th floor from basement.
The group is asking the mall to apologize and fire the security guards involved.
He has already served jail time, will pay restitution.
After filling the mall rotunda and getting warned about arrests, demonstrators moved the protest to nearby light-rail trains, taking the Blue Line to the Humphrey Terminal.
But judge sides with Mall of America in barring three activists from Wednesday's demonstration.
Judge weighs mall's restraining order; Black Lives Matter sees it as attack on free speech.
Minnetonka millionaire who collected welfare faces fraud indictment.
In a violent rampage that apparently targeted Latinos in the Twin Cities, the group killed two people, robbed a third and terrified a family in their home, officials said.
A new charge of first-degree assault was presented Tuesday morning at a bail hearing for Allen Scarsella, 23, of Lakeville.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to review Minnesota's unique implied-consent law, which makes it a crime for a suspected drunken driver to refuse a warrantless breath test.
National Sheriffs' Association announces pilot program to train more front-line officers.
An officer punched Clark in the face after he refused to be handcuffed in a July arrest stemming from a chase in a stolen car, according to documents.
Pastors lined up at City Hall and crowds gathered outside Government Center as four suspects have bail hearing.
Four men accused of felony assault in shootings near protesters' encampment.
Shooting that injured two officers at January awards ceremony left area around City Council chambers looking like a war zone, Chief Tim Fournier said.
The new information, detailed in a search warrant application, came as officials got an extension until Monday to file charges in the case.
Protesters marched from the 4th Precinct station to downtown Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon. A 23-year-old white man was arrested in Bloomington at 11:20 a.m. Later, two more men turned themselves in. A fourth has been released.
An emotional vigil and march culminated a week of protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man during a scuffle with Minneapolis police officers.
Cornell William Brooks, who will attend a rally and vigil Friday, said his mission is "to lend body and spirit" to the activists in the street.
As names of officers were released earlier Wednesday, Jamar Clark's death continued to spark angry protest.
The head of the Minneapolis police union said Jamar Clark wasn't in handcuffs, disputing witness accounts. Another day of protests sought answers in the now-fatal shooting.
The system met many goals, but the report found it still has some efficiency challenges.
The system met many goals, but the report found it still has some efficiency challenges.
Come December, every defendant who couldn't make bail and was thus jailed will be cuffed during pretrial courtroom hearings, provided the judge signs off.
Steven Parker "suffered quietly and painfully for decades" after being sexually abused as a child, the suit says.
The man who fatally punched a New Hope bar patron pleaded guilty to manslaughter Tuesday. Daniele Wright, 27, admitted in court that he had been…
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