Assaults Go Up When Daylight Saving Time Ends, Study ClaimsResearchers from the University of Pennsylvania say the number of assaults go up by nearly three percent right after the country sets its clocks back one hour.
Assaults On Children Prompt Community Meeting In St. PaulA child safety meeting is planned in St. Paul after two children were assaulted this month.
Security Staff Say HealthEast Needs To Do More To Keep Hospitals SafeSome hospital security officers say HealthEast is not doing enough to keep its employees safe from unruly and unstable visitors. They point to the attack last November inside St. John's Hospital in Maplewood. Surveillance cameras captured images of a patient swinging a metal bar at nurses as they scrambled to escape.
Dayton Calls Psychiatric Hospital Where Series Of Assaults Reported 'Obsolete'State officials are investigating the latest in a series of assaults at Minnesota's largest psychiatric hospital in St. Peter. Gov. Mark Dayton said the Minnesota Security Hospital needs an urgent fix. Dozens of staff workers have been injured at the facility this year.
Mpls. Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty To 9 Criminal Counts, Released On BondA Minneapolis police officer facing very serious allegations -- including beating up several men – has pleaded not guilty in court Thursday.
St. Paul Woman Accused Of Punching 2 Women In Unprovoked AttacksA St. Paul woman with a history of assault convictions has been charged after two unprovoked attacks of women on Nov. 14.
Alleged Mpls. Parking Ramp Attacker ID'd, ChargedThe man arrested Thursday on suspicion of back-to-back assaults in a downtown Minneapolis parking ramp has been formally charged. According to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office, 22-year-old Peijan Lamont Hodges is suspected of assaulting two women in broad daylight Tuesday on the seventh floor of Ramp C. The assaults happened within three hours of each other.
'U Of M' Warns Students After Robberies, AssaultsThe University of Minnesota has issued a crime alert after a string of assaults and robberies either on or very close to campus.
Police Say Teen Girls Responsible For Recent RobberiesA series of brazen robberies by suspects you might not expect has caused police to issue a crime alert on the University of Minnesota campus.
Mpls. Police Ponder 8 P.M. Curfew After Youth Mob AttacksThere have been six mob attacks, in all, since February. Now, Police are now wondering if an 8 o'clock curfew keeping anyone 17 and under from two downtown streets will stop the violence.
Mpls Police Increase Patrols Downtown After Mob AssaultsPolice are investigating six cases of what they say is a new phenomenon: violent flash mob attacks on innocent people in downtown Minneapolis.
Police Investigate Robberies, Assaults Near U Of MThe Minneapolis Police Department is asking for the public's assistance for information related to a series of robberies and assaults that have occurred near the University of Minnesota campus.