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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/04/2014

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Drunken Boating Arrests Down In Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reports a drop in drunken boating arrests around the state, and the weather is a factor. Thanks to the late spring and heavy rains, the agency says fewer boaters are on the water.

06/26/2014

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Hennepin Co. Law Enforcement Conducting Warrant Sweeps

Police officers, sheriff deputies and FBI agents in Hennepin County will be making an extra effort on Tuesday to find drug offenders with warrants.

06/10/2014

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3 Arrested For Gang-Related Shootings In Mpls.

The Hennepin County Attorney is charging three men for two recent gang-related shootings in Minneapolis.

05/05/2014

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Police: 19 Arrested, No Officers Injured After Gophers’ Loss

The Gopher men’s hockey team didn’t take home the national championship but that didn’t stop hockey fans from causing another rowdy night in Dinkytown.

04/13/2014

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Nearly 500 Arrested In MN Over St. Patrick’s Weekend

St. Patrick’s Day falling on a Monday meant a weekend-long celebration for some, and the Department of Public Safety says nearly 500 were arrested during increased DWI patrols. The DPS Office of Traffic Safety said that number may rise as additional information comes in.

03/18/2014

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2 Arrested In St. Paul Homicide

Two men have been arrested in a homicide on Van Buren Avenue in St. Paul Sunday, according to St. Paul Police.

01/27/2014

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818 Grams Of Meth Seized In 6-Month-Long Bust

A six-month investigation into the possession and sales of methamphetamine in Central Minnesota resulted in roughly 20 arrests and approximately 818 grams of meth purchased or seized, according to authorities.

01/23/2014

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4 Charged After Mpls. Police Raid Gang-Related Home

A Minneapolis Police raid at a gang-related house resulted in the arrest of four people and prevented a retaliation shooting, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

12/17/2013

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 15: Jerome Simpson #81 of the Minnesota Vikings is wrapped up by Tim Jennings #26 of the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Vikings 31-30. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Esme’s Blog: Vikings 3, Fans 0

In this most dismal of years — with last week’s tie possibly blowing a shot at landing the top draft pick — comes the news that, in three weeks, three Vikings have been arrested. Jerome Simpson and Erin Henderson for were booked for DWI, and AJ Jefferson for felony domestic assault.

11/30/2013

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2 More Arrested In Annandale Homicide

Two more people were arrested in connection to the death of 42-year-old Kyle Greene at an Annandale residence, according to authorities. That brings the total to five arrests in the Sept. 28 homicide.

10/03/2013

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4 Arrested After Carjacking In St. Paul

Four people are in custody after a carjacking. It started on the east side of St. Paul at 4th and Germaine just before 1:20 a.m.

09/22/2013

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MnDPS: 400+ Arrested For DWI This Weekend

After a weekend of increased DWI patrols and live-tweeted arrests, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (MnDPS) has announced hundreds of DWI arrests. The MnDPS tweeted Monday morning that approximately 425 DWI arrests were recorded this weekend.

08/19/2013

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3 Teens Arrested In 79-Year-Old Willmar Woman’s Death

Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the death of a 79-year-old woman earlier this week. Authorities believe the homicide took place amid a burglary attempt.

08/01/2013

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53 ‘Johns’ Arrested In 6-Day Minneapolis Prostitution Bust

Minneapolis Police say that 53 people soliciting prostitutes were arrested over the course of six days during a local crackdown on “johns.” The arrests were made between July 12 and July 17.

07/19/2013

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