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At the same time, critics questioned police use of chemical irritants on the crowds outside Target Center.
Some estimate more than 10,000 people will flood downtown to oppose the president's visit, with two dozen disparate groups planning to protest. They'll be met by counterdemonstrators supporting the president. The rally is scheduled for 7 p.m . at Target Center.
N. 21st and Aldrich has been plagued by drugs, shootings and violence.
'Moms' and 'Pops' do what they can to help homeless people struggling with addiction.
The violence tied to factions spread to the Minnesota State Fair over Labor Day weekend, resulting in gunfire that wounded three men.
No timetable has been announced for a decision in the matter.
Police are looking into whether bias is behind the damage.
The proposed move aims to allow police to focus on more urgent calls that demand immediate response.
Police spokesman John Elder said the attack was not random.
Police say that more charges are forthcoming against the 37-year-old suspect, William Villaneuva.
No suspects had been arrested as of Tuesday afternoon.
Police officials say crime statistics back up the view that safety has deteriorated in the city's business center.
The research scientist at Medtronic was found hurt in July, died 26 days later.
Police officials say that the department has already started to implement many of the recommendations.
The 66-year-old suspect was arrested in St. Paul and booked into the Hennepin County jail on suspicion of murder, police said.
He meant to harm those in Public Works after losing his job, police say.
Family members identified the victim as 22-year-old Kacey Feiner.
Gov. Tim Walz decried the gunfire, which left 3 hurt, and fair officials said safety is their top priority.
The chaotic scene erupted around 10:20 p.m. outside the gate at Snelling Avenue and Midway Parkway as the fair was closing for the year.
The 23-year-old victim had lost several immediate family members to gun violence before he himself was gunned down on Saturday.
The 20-year-old buckskin gelding was put down after suffering a serious leg injury on Sunday.
City's 25th homicide of the year comes on a violent weekend with two other shootings.
Settlement brings end to emotional police shooting.
In a federal lawsuit, Lucas McDonough contends that the run-in nearly two years ago at a popular cop hangout left him with an injury that deprived him of his sense of smell and taste.
The slaying was the city's 23rd homicide of the year.
An exchange of e-mails shed light on the issue.
It was the third homicide in the city in a week and the 22nd so far this year.
The academy from Oct. 14-18 is a first for the department.
The 27-year-old suspect was arrested on Tuesday, online jail records show.
The arrest following the incident, which occurred about 2 a.m. Wednesday at a home in the 3500 block of Nicollet Avenue.
The suspect was at least the second person charged in connection with the case.
Residents say they need more police help at E. 29th St. and Bloomington Av.
The man is still charged with fleeing the police.
No arrests had been announced.
The brief hospital lockdown was due to family member tensions.
The officers were put on administrative leave shortly after a photo of the tree surfaced on social media. The police union is appealing the firings.
Fleeing charges were filed against the suspect, who has since been released from custody.
Police union president applauds promotions.
Police say that more than eight out of every 10 stolen vehicles are eventually recovered.
Yusef Salaam was on panel with state's top law enforcement officials.
Booze and loud music are the least of the worries after a mysterious outbreak sickened 116 people who had been in the water during the July 4th weekend.
Officials said that the man shot a woman, who is expected to survive.
The officers opened fire after repeatedly instructing the man to drop his weapon, although the circumstances and timeline that preceded the shooting are not yet known.
The debate over police manpower has only intensified with budget season approaching.
The mix-up was attributed to confusion about the way some of the calls were coded.
No arrests have been announced as of Tuesday morning.
Over a 12-month period going back to last summer, police officials counted 1,251 instances in which no squads were immediately available to respond to a Priority 1 call.
The latest homicide capped a violent week in the city.
No charges have been brought to date against the driver.
No arrests have been announced in any of the incidents.
The 22-year-old was brought in for questioning after his fingerprint was reportedly found at one of the crime scenes, police say.
Toxicology testing showed the newborn had 0.234 percent blood-alcohol level, according to the criminal complaint.
No arrests have been announced in the shooting of 28-year-old Kibbie Walker.
North Side seeks answers from city, police after recent homicides.
Citing concerns about privacy and civil liberties, he plans to push for tight regulations on any future use of the technology by police.
The victim had recently abandoned gang activity and been the subject of threats, his family said.
Medaria Arradondo cites increased pressures and workload.
Beefed-up patrols have only moved the activity a block, residents say.
The couple had previously been charged in the murder of 18-year-old Mohamed Abdi.
Prosecutors say they will ask to have the now-18-year-old suspect tried as an adult in the death of Susan Spiller.
Park Board Commissioner Londel French said he hopes others will learn from the incident.
Le'Vonte King Jason Jones, 2, was fatally shot in 2016, as he rode in a van with his 15-year-old sister and their father. The suspect charged Monday is currently serving a federal prison term on unrelated gun charges.
Officials say they have identified several replacement locations, notably the site of the Public Service Center.
Prosecutors have until noon Tuesday to file charges against the 37-year-old suspect, police say.
The homicide was the city's 12th of the year.
The homicide is the city's 12th of the year.
The incidents tied up all of the police precinct's available squad cars.
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.