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The victim's body was found in a car parked near the Robbinsdale hospital.
Two were fatal; but only one was linked to protests.
State investigators looking into the killing of George Floyd have requested the training records of all the former Minneapolis officers who were present, as well…
In his first substantial comments since the killing of George Floyd, fiery Minneapolis police union president Lt. Bob Kroll blasted the city's handling of the…
Days of violence and damage led up to Saturday.
Depression amid COVID-19 may be creating uptick in drug use.
During a second night of violent protests in south Minneapolis, one person died after being shot by a store owner, police said. Many businesses were looted and some were in flames early today. Earlier, Mayor Jacob Frey called for a fired officer's arrest in George Floyd's death.
Four officers were fired after a video showed one of them kneeling on a handcuffed black man's neck and ignoring pleas that the man couldn't breathe. The FBI is joining the Minnesota BCA in the investigation into George Floyd's death. "Being black in America should not be a death sentence," said a visibly shaken Mayor Jacob Frey. A protest included tense confrontations with police, who responded with tear gas.
The summerlike weather, less-restrictive guidelines added to the attraction.
Minneapolis department keeps social distancing front and center.
The bust comes amid an intensifying effort to get the pills off the street.
No arrests have yet been announced in the city's 14th homicide of 2020.
What led up to the shooting was not clear; no arrests have been announced.
At least one of the officers was reassigned following the March 2 incident.
Two people were shot at a gas station, and four three at a house party.
The site launched last month.
City budget talks are expected to ramp up in coming weeks.
Metro Transit police have taken over the investigation.
Jory D. Wiebrand remains a suspect in a 2013 assault and robbery in Bunker Hills Park in Andover.
The suspect vehicle was described over the police scanner as a newer model Chevrolet Impala.
He had been on the run since January after being charged in a Minneapolis murder-for-hire plot.
Authorities say that more charges are likely against Jory D. Wiebrand.
A police spokesman confirmed that an investigation has been launched into the incident.
More than 100 people gathered on a south Minneapolis street corner to share their memories of Arionna Buckanaga.
Exactly what precipitated the shooting is unknown.
Department officials say there has been only one confirmed COVID-19 case.
Police believe the suspect has fled the state.
The episode was the third dog-related incident in recent weeks.
Over the past few weeks, Minneapolis residents have placed dozens of calls to the city's 311 line to report people for congregating in public, failing to wear masks or gloves or otherwise breaking social-distancing rules.
Soon, all visitors to the city's police stations will be checked.
Police statistics show that the number of suspected overdoses has gone up about 8% compared to last year.
Kevin Beasley was shot to death early Saturday in Minneapolis' Near North neighborhood.
"He's in pretty bad shape," activist says; police have made no arrests in case.
For now, the trial is set to start in May.
The novel coronavirus has already seriously disrupted police and court systems in the Twin Cities, as elsewhere.
Police have so far made no arrests.
Kim Lund Voss insists she meant no slur with Facebook posting; she will now be a lieutenant on the South Side.
The first positive case was announced on Monday.
The settlement brings to an end to a legal drama that started in 2016.
Na'Dasia Johnson has moved in with a co-worker until she can get back on her feet.
After several delays, the murder trial is now set to start May 11.
Minneapolis city officials are close to settling a pair of police-related lawsuits, one involving allegations of excessive force and another accusing police of conducting an…
Suspect also wounded 2 others, authorities say.
"Sippi," as Gregory Turner was known, always looked out for those around him, friends say.
Erick Fors has moved steadily up the MPD ladder and raised his public profile, fueling speculation that he could someday lead the department.
Facebook post showed an old T-shirt with crime scene tape and a chalk outline of a body.
While Gov. Tim Walz's executive order for Minnesotans to stay at home has shuttered nonessential businesses to slow the spread of the coronavirus, merchants are worried not only about their future, but also about their safety.
Her SUV ran off the right side of the road just west of N. Penn Avenue, struck a fire hydrant and then the tree, a police spokesman said.
Both victims were shot on consecutive days on the North Side.
Firefighters, paramedics and police are particularly vulnerable.
Police said their preliminary investigation has produced leads but no arrests yet.
The city has cut its dedicated traffic officers, and officials are eyeing cameras, stricter speed limits to boost safety.
The suspect hadn't been arrested as of Wednesday night.
The new strategy was on full display after the theft of an SUV in downtown Minneapolis on Monday night.
As first-responders experience a deluge in calls, they are taking new precautions to avoid contracting the virus.
An autopsy concluded that the manner of death was accidental.
Cedrick Marks is also suspected in the deaths of his ex-girlfriend and another man and remains in a Texas jail.
All took place within 90 minutes in south Mpls. neighborhoods.
The two slayings happened three weeks apart last summer.
The man is due to appear in court on April 10, online jail records show.
Minneapolis police are asking for the public's help in identifying a possible serial rapist they said has been targeting young women in the Marcy-Holmes and…
No arrests had been announced as of Thursday.
Police: Officers' actions were nothing short of heroic.
The request comes amid a fight between the government and tech giants about what access police can have.
A Star Tribune review of hundreds of police records and court documents from 2019 found that 64 of 242 shootings last year involved someone being shot while in a vehicle.
Several members of the Public Safety and Emergency Management Committee said they were wary of hiring more officers before receiving the results of a city police staffing study.
Myon Burrell case that brought protests against Klobuchar is one of many examples, activists say.
In recent months, authorities have seized thousands of the pills across the metro area.
A federal grand jury has been hearing evidence against Ty Jindra, who most recently worked as a patrol officer in the North Side 4th Precinct, sources say.
A former Minneapolis police trainee who was fired two years ago has sued the department, saying he was singled out for harassment because of his age and Japanese heritage. The city of Minneapolis is the only defendant named in the lawsuit, which seeks at least $75,000 in damages.
The couple landed stateside Sunday in a jumbo jet ferrying some of the roughly 400 American passengers from the ocean liner Diamond Princess.
Transportation officials reported at least two fatal crashes on state roads.
U.S. District Court in Mpls. restricts access to all such documents during review.
It was St. Paul's fourth homicide this year.
No arrests had been announced as of Monday afternoon.