Officer Mohamed Noor charged in Justine Damond killing

Justine Ruszczyk Damond, a 40-year-old woman who called 911 to report a possible assault in the alley behind her south Minneapolis home Saturday was fatally shot by police officer Mohamed Noor.

Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman demonstrated how officer Mohamed Noor reached across his partner and shot Justine Ruszczyk Damond.

Charges against officer Noor resound around Mpls., world

Minneapolis officer Mohamed Noor was charged with murder and manslaughter in the shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond in July. "No charges can bring our Justine back," her family said.
Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor left the Hennepin County jail with his attorney, Thomas Plunkett.

Racial dynamic draws focus in case vs. Noor in Damond killing

March 25
Some Somali-Americans worried their community, rather than the use of deadly force by an officer, will end up on trial.
Mohamed Noor, with his attorney, Thomas Plunkett, after posting bail Wednesday night.

You asked, we answered: The charges against officer Mohamed Noor

March 23
We answer questions such as why the delay in bringing charges and whether the city of Minneapolis is responsible for "fast-tracking" the young officer.

Hours after court appearance, Noor posts bail and leaves jail

March 22
Prosecutors argued that bail remain high, saying they had "credible evidence" last fall that Mohamed Noor, charged with the murder of Justine Damond, was trying to leave the country.

Cries of 'justice for all' at vigil for Justine Damond

March 21
About 75 community activists and residents of the neighborhood gathered to say their fight is not over.

Key question: Was Noor fearful during Damond shooting?

March 21
Noor's partner said he "perceived his life was in danger" and pulled his gun, according to charges.

A moment-by-moment look at when Justine Damond was shot

March 21
The fatal shot was fired about 2½ minutes after the squad car arrived behind Damond's home.

Read the charges against officer Noor

March 20
Here is the criminal complaint against Noor related to the killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond last July.

When hired, Mohamed Noor was welcome addition to Minneapolis police

March 20
Noor, 31, was one of nine Somali officers in the department and the first to patrol the Fifth Precinct.

Justine Damond: A life full of 'openness, love and kindness'

March 20
Friends and neighbors remember the yoga instructor, meditation teacher and soon-to-be-bride.

What we know about the case against officer Mohamed Noor

March 22
Here are some questions and answers about the charges and what comes next in the case of the police officer charged in the killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond.

Let us know your thoughts, questions on Noor case

March 22
What are you thoughts or questions regarding the charges against former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor?

No charges for Minnesota officers in police-involved deaths since 2000

July 7, 2016
Since 2000, at least 148 people in Minnesota have died after being shot, Tased or restrained by a police officer. To date, no officer…
Minneapolis
August 15, 2017
Retracing the alley scene of Justine Damond shooting

Retracing the alley scene of Justine Damond shooting

A Star Tribune photographer and reporter used a timeline of events given in investigative documents and scanner audio to retraced the officers' route.
Minneapolis
August 12, 2017
Johanna Morrow was one of two musicians to play the didgeridoo during Justine Damond’s memorial ceremony Friday night at Lake Harriet Band Shell in

'Justine should not have died,' father tells crowd at memorial

Hundreds of people gathered at the Lake Harriet Band Shell to honor the woman fatally shot last month by a Minneapolis police officer.
Minneapolis
August 11, 2017
This undated photo provided by Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com shows Justine Damond, of Sydney, Australia, who was fatally shot by police in Minnea

Event tonight will memorialize woman killed by Minneapolis police

Attendees at Aug. 11 gathering are invited to wear bright blue in Damond's honor.
Minneapolis
August 11, 2017
Local
August 7, 2017
Harteau: Justine Damond 'didn't have to die'

Harteau: Justine Damond 'didn't have to die'

In her first public remarks since returning from a hiking trip in Colorado Thursday, Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau condemned the actions of officer Mohamed Noor.
Minneapolis
August 4, 2017
Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor.

BCA gets warrant for officers' training records in Damond shooting

Investigation into Justine Damond shooting continues.
Local
July 30, 2017
Justine Damond, of Sydney, Australia, was fatally shot by police in Minneapolis on Saturday, July 15, 2017.

Complete coverage of Justine Ruszczyk Damond's shooting

Justine Ruszczyk Damond, a 40-year-old woman who called 911 to report a possible assault in the alley behind her home Saturday was fatally shot by Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor.
Minneapolis
July 29, 2017
Minneapolis
July 28, 2017
Minneapolis
July 28, 2017
Acting Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced the department's new body camera policy earlier this week.

New Mpls. body camera policy isn't clear on consequences

The policy lays out punishments ranging from a letter of reprimand to termination.
Minneapolis
July 27, 2017
A coalition of black faith and community leaders is calling on Medaria Arradondo to be named Minneapolis' permanent police chief.

Leaders call for permanent appointment of Arradondo as Mpls. police chief

Spike Moss, the Rev. Jerry McAfee and other faith and community leaders addressed reporters at a news conference on Minneapolis' North Side.
Vikings
July 27, 2017
Livestream: Bridgewater's press conference at Vikings training camp

Livestream: Bridgewater's press conference at Vikings training camp

Teddy Bridgewater will talk about his recovery from last summer's knee injury and more during a press conference at Vikings' training camp in Mankato.
Minneapolis
July 27, 2017
As Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges looked on, Acting Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced that Minneapolis police will be required to activate thei

Chief: Minneapolis police will have to turn on body cameras for all calls

The policy change, announced by the mayor and acting police chief, comes in the wake of Justine Damond's shooting death. The officers involved did not turn on their body cameras.
Minneapolis
July 26, 2017
Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor.

Will officer Noor ever have to give a statement on Justine Damond shooting?

He may have to talk with police internal affairs, but that information couldn't be used in a criminal case.
Minneapolis
July 26, 2017
Activist Jacquie Henderson, left, greeted Kimberly Handy Jones, center, the mother of Cordale Handy, who was shot by St. Paul police. She was at Tuesd

'Justice for Justine' event offers police-reform ideas

Also, a search warrant application says someone hit or slapped the police car shortly before Justine Damond was shot.
Minneapolis
July 25, 2017
Police reform is suddenly surging to the forefront of the issues defining the race for mayor in Minneapolis after the shooting death of Justine Damond

Police reform debate surges to forefront in Mpls. mayor race

Candidates have raised concerns over body cameras, training and police culture in the wake of Justine Damond's shooting death.
Minneapolis
July 25, 2017

Minneapolis City Council members to be briefed on police body camera audit

Council briefing comes after Damond shooting not caught on camera.
Minneapolis
July 25, 2017
In this May 2016 image provided by the City of Minneapolis, police officer Mohamed Noor poses for a photo at a community event welcoming him to the Mi

Officer personnel records released in Damond shooting

Newly released personnel records shed some additional light on the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Justine Damond, an incident that…
Minneapolis
July 24, 2017
Minneapolis City Council Member Abdi Warsame held a press conference at the Darul Quba Cultural Center on Sunday. ] - July 23, 2017, Minneapolis, MN,

Warsame upset with anti-Somali rhetoric since Damond's death

City Council member reacts to cultural comments after a Somali-American cop shot Justine Damond.
Minneapolis
July 23, 2017
Assistant Chief Medaria Arradondo, right, listened as Police Chief Janeé Harteau spoke to the media on Thursday.

Medaria Arradondo steps into MPD chief role

Urgent questions abound for the 28-year veteran, who would be the city's first black police chief if he wins the job permanently.
Minneapolis
July 23, 2017
In this May 2016 image provided by the city of Minneapolis, police officer Mohamed Noor poses for a photo at a community event welcoming him to the Mi

Fast-track training put officer Noor on Mpls. police

The former police chief stood by the training of officer Mohamed Noor, who shot and killed Justine Damond. But not everyone is sold on the process.
Minneapolis
July 22, 2017
Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau, left, with Mayor Betsy Hodges in March.

Tevlin: Police chief's absence spelled the end

Janee Harteau certainly doesn't own all the crises that have tarnished the police force the past few years, but political expediency made her departure inevitable.
Minneapolis
July 22, 2017
Justine Damond was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer.

Damond witness steps forward; part of incident said to be filmed

A witness who was nearby when Justine Damond was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer has been located and is cooperating, officials say. A source with direct knowledge of the investigation said the witness filmed part of the encounter.
Minneapolis
July 22, 2017
Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges struggles to explain her decision at a City Hall news conference disrupted by protesters on Friday.

Minneapolis police chief resigns; protesters shout down mayor

Protesters interrupted Mayor Betsy Hodges' news conference at City Hall. Earlier, Hodges said she would name Assistant Chief Medaria Arradondo to replace Janeé Harteau, who resigned.
Minneapolis
July 21, 2017
Protesters blocked traffic in downtown Minneapolis as they marched from Loring Park to City Hall on Friday night.

Marchers cheer news of Harteau's departure, interrupt mayor

After a rally at Loring Park, protesters headed downtown to City Hall, where they delayed the mayor's news conference on the police chief's resignation.