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Mayor Betsy Hodges issued a statement saying she asked for the chief's resignation in the wake of the Justine Damond shooting death.
Lt. Bob Kroll, breaking from past practice, said he will wait for investigation.
The officer who shot and killed 40-year-old Justine Damond late Saturday apparently violated his department’s rules on the use of body cameras when he…
Iesha Wiley's mother grieves and regrets not doing more, even after repeated warnings.
David Hall, of Minneapolis, faces a charge of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of a 34-year-old man renting a room from him.
Minnesotans rolled out of bed Sunday, and, for the first time in state history, had the option of making a trip to their local liquor store.
Serious crimes in Minnesota dropped by more than 3 percent from 2015 to 2016, according to the FBI.
By day, officer Phillip Xiong patrols the hallways of south Minneapolis' Transition Plus Services; but at night, he still occasionally returns to his first love: singing.
The 21-year-old victim was possibly paralyzed for life, authorities said.
Lt. Aaron Biard will assume the post on Aug. 20, department officials said on Tuesday.
Transit was disrupted along Marquette Avenue, according to online scanner reports.
Union and rank-and-file complained that the new rules would hamper effective policing.
Pride's parade ban is "divisive," Minneapolis police chief says, and she isn't alone in the criticism.
Two officers slightly injured by fireworks in confrontation outside north Minneapolis police station
Two men were arrested following a confrontation between police and residents.
Chance Adams is expected to make his initial court appearance on Tuesday.
More than 30 weapons were discovered, and two men were arrested.
Residents can report acts of intolerance through the city's 311 help number.
Young people mired in poverty need help to build more peaceful lives, attendees said.
Charges were filed in the June 8 beating death of a homeless man and the June 13 fatal shooting of a teenager.
The incident bore a grim resemblance to another slaying earlier this week.
Two people were killed and at least four others wounded during a 24-hour burst of violence across Minneapolis over the weekend, according to police reports.…
Officer Brent Rasmussen showed "incredible restraint, solid decisionmaking skills and great courage" in the face of danger.
Mark Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze are accused of using excessive force in 2015 death.
The teen was standing near the corner of 24th Street and 10th Avenue S. when he was shot on Sunday afternoon.
Investigators continue to probe connections of two recent homicides.
The suit was filed this week in Hennepin County District Court.
No arrests have been announced, though police say they are following several leads.
It happened about 2:30 p.m. in the area of 30th and Irving Avs. N, near Jordan Park and a school.
Within a month, a son and his mother fall victim to gun violence.
The Minneapolis Police Department is pushing its officers to clean up their language, while also training them to use their mouths — rather than their muscle — to bring a dangerous person under control.
Police Chief Harteau responded Thursday morning, saying she was "disappointed" in the mayor's move and that she chose Lt. John Delmonico because of his leadership credentials.
The driver has been convicted of several crimes and had two warrants out for his arrest at the time of the crash.
A cache of documents released Friday shed new light on an internal investigation into Lt. Michael Friestleben's handling of a case involving one of his officers.
The Minneapolis Police Department is rethinking its use-of-force policies, while stepping up its efforts to recruit female officers. Officers are now being trained in alternative ways to control violent or uncooperative suspects before resorting to physical means.
Police Chief Janeé Harteau disputes the study's data and sample size.
The Texas man is asking for $75,000 in damages.
The beefed-up patrols will begin May 26 and continue until Sept. 2, officials say.
Sentencing was for firearms charge. No one is charged with the killing.
Medaria Arradondo replaces the departing Mpls. assistant chief.
Minneapolis has reached potential settlement in Christopher Reiter case.
Woman shot outside Mpls. motorcycle hangout dies; was mother of man killed by Chicago Amtrak officer
She was shot in Twin Cities Sunday; he was shot in Feb. by Chicago police.
Commander was force for good in troubled district, residents and officials say.
The decrease in arrests and stops had some communities breathing a sigh of relief, while City Council President Barb Johnson suspects the trend is the result of a phenomenon where demoralized cops are reluctant to do their jobs.
City's revamped police review board is still dismissing more than half of its citizen claims.
He gets a second two-year term after 423-184 vote.
Joshua Ezeka faces life in prison on tougher charges.
The new system could be online as soon as next fall, department sources say.
Authorities have canceled an Amber Alert after a 2½-year-old boy who was kidnapped during a domestic situation early Tuesday in Minneapolis was found and is safe. The suspect in the abduction has been arrested.
He is jailed after being charged with assault.
Hodges enters her fourth year as mayor amid skepticism that she and the chief have the close-knit relationship needed to adequately police a big city.
A worker at a Robbinsdale CVS was charged with 25 felonies on Tuesday, accused of pocketing thousands of pills to treat everything from anxiety to…
The suspect, 50-year-old Marvin Washington, has been arrested and faces a second-degree murder charge.
The defendant, Guntallwon Brown, was sentenced to three years of probation and three months of home confinement.
The new deal includes back pay for the two years spent on negotiations.
Ballots for the police union election are usually mailed in mid-April.
Prosecutors say Derrick Mack was shot in Minneapolis in self-defense. Candice Lynch says otherwise.
The wage scales of Minneapolis police officers would increase 15 percent over five years while their chief would have more leeway to manage problem cops…
Reynolds appeared in Ramsey County District Court to face charges of second- and third-degree assault, according to online records.
Sherman Alexander admitted to fatally shooting a woman and wounding a man outside the Pourhouse last fall.
The 41-year-old suspect was booked into Hennepin County jail on suspicion of assault.
The Minneapolis City Council’s Executive Committee was expected to consider the specific terms of a new police contract at its public meeting in council chambers…
The new division will be run by Cmdr. Charlie Adams, newly promoted from the department's internal affairs unit.
The case remains under investigation, and no charges have been filed.
The specifics of the deal have not been released.
Spencer Nichols, 18, faces charges of a first-degree drug sale of 50 or more grams of a narcotic in a 90-day span, plus second-degree drug possession.
Her replacement hasn't been named, officials said.
North Side gang leader says he seeks to distance himself from his criminal past. It's not easy.
LaRoyce Tankson, 31, turned himself in to authorities.
Family will now consider a wrongful-death lawsuit.
Authorities have so far released few details about the shooting.
A woman was shot four times in April while driving in a congested construction zone on Hennepin Avenue.
Minneapolis authorities trying to stay nonconfrontational.
The accusations are contained in a lawsuit filed in federal court.
If you ask anywhere on St. Paul's East Side, "somebody'll have a story about Big Walt," a longtime friend said.
It's unclear whether the parents, Khun Kyaw Swa Moe and Lu Pan were in custody as of Monday afternoon.
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