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Experienced attorneys say they have never seen such deep conflict between a law enforcement agency and prosecutor revealed in a Minnesota courtroom.
Eyewitnesses told police that the 55-year-old could have retreated, but instead escalated the encounter by pulling out a gun, the complaint said.
No suspects have been identified, a police spokesman said.
Asked if the use of deadly force would've been premature, officer Matthew Harrity responded yes.
The teenager recorded a 29-second clip of the immediate aftermath of the shooting.
Questions of secrecy continue in Mohamed Noor's murder trial
Sgt. Jarrod Kunze took the stand Monday afternoon as Noor's murder trial entered its third week.
Gun possession charges have been lodged against a man who allegedly sneaked a silver revolver into an interview room at a downtown Minneapolis police station.A…
Prosecution's witnesses include officers whose credibility they question.
After several incidents across the country, officers were on high alert, he said.
A chaotic scene unfolded immediately after Justine Ruszczyk Damond was shot.
Three of the appointees were women.
Jurors heard 911 audio and saw video and photos of the crime scene in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor.
Within seconds, Noor's partner rushed from SUV to help Justine Ruszczyk Damond.
Don Damond was overwhelmed by tears at times when he recalled the night in 2017 Justine was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer, who is on trial for murder.
With race expected to play a key role — Noor is black, Damond was white — attorneys have gone to some lengths to tease out racial bias among potential jurors, stemming from news coverage and personal experiences.
Old policy still applies to new hires, honor guard and community service.
Tense exchanges and an oblique accusation of "prosecutorial misconduct" marked the proceedings.
Social media and other data are fair game, experts say.
No arrests had been made as of Tuesday evening.
The homicide may have been related to an earlier shooting in north Minneapolis that left two women wounded.
University officials didn't respond to an inquiry about the officer's current employment status.
Unlike last year's Super Bowl, the police presence at the NCAA games will be more relaxed but still robust.
Boy's infant sister was also injured in the shooting, which remains officially unsolved.
Police say it's a low-level priority, but it's their job to enforce the law.
Commander in Mpls. Police Department selected as new chief.
Plan now heads to the City Council.
The Minneapolis partnership connects victims to services.
The issue of understaffing resurfaced at a public meeting in the Cedar Riverside neighborhood last week.
Five are in the running to replace Paul Schnell in Inver Grove Heights.
He was among dozens of rank-and-file officers and civilians honored at the MPD's annual awards ceremony.
Song, an internist, for years ran a free medical clinic for the uninsured and underinsured.
Abdiwasa Farah died of multiple gunshot wounds.
The violence is tied to a dispute between several South Side Somali gangs. Somali residents and businesses are calling on City Hall and the police to help curb the violence.
The gunfire came on a night when 6 people were shot in the city in 3 separate incidents.
With 200 overdoses so far this year, department projections are likely to top last year's total.
No reasons were offered for the firings. Both men had previous internal complaints.
No arrests had been announced as of Tuesday afternoon.
No charges had been announced as of Monday morning.
A final decision is expected by April, Chief Medaria Arradondo says.
As his mom lay dying in Chicago, local activist KG Wilson got some unexpected support.
Results of the latest quarterly audit of the department's body camera program were revealed on Wednesday.
Businessman is due back in court on March 13.
The teen was injured as she sat in a parked car, police said.
Pair seen on camera punching handcuffed man; second officer also faces dismissal.
Murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer is slated to start in April.
Suspect faces charges in the stabbing death of Jeanne Ann Childs of Minneapolis.
No arrests had been announced as of Tuesday morning.
Police on Monday night arrested a man on suspicion of murder in the killings of his neighbor and her daughter in a Minneapolis apartment last weekend.
Authorities used eBay to identify Andover suspect.
Event will seek community input on filling North Side police commander job.
Minneapolis police detectives canvassed the neighborhood, near Central and University avenues, for witnesses well into the night.
No charges were filed against Kenneth Lilly, 31, in the fatal 2015 shooting of 16-year-old Lavauntai Broadbent at Shadow Falls Park in St. Paul.
A recent report in Minneapolis found racial disparities in the stops. But police leaders say such enforcement is integral to removing drugs and guns from the streets.
Counsel wants to know if Minneapolis will pick up cost of any civil damages.
The case remains officially unsolved.
DNA samples were taken from the scene and sent for forensic testing, according to court filings.
No suspect has been identified so far, police said.
Suit against city, officers says police mishandled mental health episode.
Officers ended pursuit in northeast Mpls., but the vehicle then struck a minivan.
Police chief calls it not just a moral obligation, but a matter of public safety.
The suit, filed Tuesday in Hennepin County District Court, seeks $50,000 in damages.
The suspect had a distinctive tattoo under his right eye, according to scanner reports.
Two suspects in the shooting death last week of 17-year-old Keimonte White in Fridley were picked up by police Monday and booked into the…
Surveillance video shows men attacking victim.
The girl still has seizures and paralysis nearly a year later, the complaint says.
No one has been arrested in Keimonte White's shooting death.
Brian S. Williams made his initial court appearance Thursday after being charged with third-degree burglary.
The defendant, Tommy C. Johnson, is next expected to appear in court on Feb. 14.
Situps and pushups could be replaced by a rowing machine.
On any given Friday night, even in the bone-chilling cold, Abdirahman Mukhtar stands at an outdoor plaza in Minneapolis, offering young passersby free pizza and…
Defense team seeking independent analysis; trial set to start in April.
911 emergency calls could be affected in some parts of Minnesota, officials said.
For the past 15 years, Paul Koller’s voice was a regular feature at Hill-Murray High School hockey games. Koller, or “Mr. Thursday” as he was…
The officer was punched, dragged before tumbling onto the highway.