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Police officials said they arrested an 18-year-old suspect in the murder of Susan Spiller. He was 14 at the time.
Suspected serial rapist was convicted in 1983 killing of Lorri Mesedahl, 17.
Jurisdictions share information to help identify trends before they escalate into major problems.
Cotton has served as the city's youth violence prevention coordinator since 2014.
Katie Miller is part of a new unit helping Minneapolis police seek broader solutions.
The awards ceremony was held Tuesday at City Hall.
Black church in Minnetonka targeted.
Mike Kirchen helped the popular Bike Cops for Kids program get started.
At least one suspect was arrested in connection with the shooting, police said.
Issues present hurdle to recruiting women, minority police officers, review finds.
The shooting happened behind the Gay 90's — and steps from police precinct.
The discussion comes after a string of high-speed police pursuits that ended in crashes involving injuries and even death.
Police say that further testing was needed to determine which drugs were involved, though opioids are strongly suspected.
The overnight crime spree targeted at least nine garages or homes.
Authorities on Monday identified a 23-year-old man who was killed in an apparent ambush as he sat in a parked car last week on Minneapolis'…
In all, 17 Minneapolis police officers were promoted into leadership positions.
The victim of an earlier homicide was identified as a 28-year-old northern Minnesota man.
Department was advised to alter discipline policies.
Guns and drugs found in apartment of outreach workers, authorities say. Neither had been charged as of Wednesday afternoon.
The amount of OT paid out rose by $1.3 million in 2018.
It only seemed like everyone in St. Paul knew Benny Williams. St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter, for whom Williams was a driver, recently described how…
Police report an arrest in one of the incidents after a violent weekend.
Early-morning altercation escalated into gunfire.
His death was the city's eighth homicide of 2019.
Such motions are common after convictions.
North Side, Northeast rose so far this year; overall, numbers fell a third in past decade.
No arrests made in downtown homicide.
The Hennepin County attorney's announcement that he needs "time away from the high stress running" of his office came the day after he was reportedly seen acting erratically at a crime prevention meeting in north Minneapolis.
But whether this will lead to changes to police use of force is in question.
Judge Kathryn Quaintance wrote that she will revisit the issue in 90 days.
Race lurked in the shadows of the monthlong trial.
His testimony began to pull away the shroud of mystery that has surrounded the 33-year-old who repeatedly declined to speak with state investigators or a grand jury
Police have no suspects so far, a spokesman said on Tuesday.
Jurors are debating two versions of the 2017 killing that reverberated around the world: An officer who acted recklessly when he fired at a woman who had called 911, and one who used his training to stop a possible threat to him and his partner.
The defense for the former Minneapolis police officer contends that a sudden sound startled the officer before the fatal shooting of Justine Ruszczyk Damond.
Former Minneapolis police officer's testimony marked the first time he has spoken publicly about the night Justine Ruszczyk Damond was killed in her south Minneapolis alley.
Fearing the outbreak of civil war in his native Somalia, Mohamed Noor’s father decided the time had come for his family to flee. So it…
Witnesses said Justine Damond was shot because of bad decisions; defense questions their credentials.
Union president said he consulted with attorneys, who said Jacob Frey's directive was unlawful.
The prosecution aggressively questioned the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension about its inquiry into Justine Damond's killing.
A fingerprint specialist testified that none of the 51 prints belonged to Justine Ruszczyk Damond. But she said that doesn't necessarily eliminate the possibility Damond slapped the vehicle.
A man has been barred from contacting Hennepin County judges after officials say he sent them numerous sexually explicit messages.In an April 18 letter, Chief…
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.