Columbia Heights Named 'All-American City'Columbia Heights has a new distinction: All-America City. The community of 20,000 won the award over the weekend in Denver.
Young Boy Hit By Car Near Columbia HeightsA young boy is hospitalized after he was hit by a car in Columbia Heights Thursday afternoon.
Col. Hts. Home Invasion Suspect ChargedA man accused of breaking into several homes and sexually assaulting a young girl in the Columbia Heights and St. Anthony area has been charged with criminal sexual conduct and burglary.
Sheriff: Col. Hts. Home Invasion Suspect ArrestedThe man accused of entering several homes and sexually assaulting a young woman in the Columbia Heights and St. Anthony areas has been arrested, according to the Anoka County Sheriff.
Col. Hts., St. Anthony Police Seeking Home Invasion SuspectJarid Troy Alan Jovanovich, 28, is suspected of entering homes in Columbia Heights and St. Anthony and attempting to enter several other homes during the early morning Sunday, according to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office.
Man Accused Of Shooting Cars In Flameburger Parking LotA Brooklyn Park man is accused of firing multiple shots at a pair of cars parked in a 24-hour restaurant's parking lot. Christopher Robert Jones, 19, was charged Tuesday with two counts of second-degree assault and one count of discharging a firearm to endanger the safety of another.
Grand Jury: No Indictment For Officers In Columbia Heights ShootingA grand jury has decided not to indict two police officers involved in the shooting death of a man who held his sister hostage in Columbia Heights last November.
Teenager Critically Injured In 'Car Surfing' Fall IdentifiedA Columbia Heights teenager is in critical condition after attempting "car surfing." Authorities say 17-year-old Andrew Green and another teen had been riding atop a moving vehicle through a residential Columbia Heights neighborhood Tuesday at about 10 p.m.
Man, 49, Arrested After Car Chase In Columbia Heights One person is in custody after a car chase in Columbia Heights Thursday evening. According to Columbia Heights police, a 49-year-old man was speeding. When officers attempted to pull him over, he took off and crashed at the corner of 37th Avenue and Central Avenue Northeast.
18-Year-Old Arrested & Charged In Columbia Heights MurderAn 18-year-old Minneapolis man who fled after allegedly killing a man over a cell phone in late January has been apprehended, according to the Anoka County Attorney's Office.
Jury To Consider Charges Against Officers In Columbia Heights ShootingThe fatal shooting of a man by Columbia Heights and Fridley police will be submitted to an Anoka County Grand Jury for consideration of criminal charges against the officer involved, the Anoka County Attorney's Office announced Monday.
Teen Charged With Murder Captured On Red Lake ReservationAn 18-year-old Minneapolis man accused of murder is in custody after being in hiding for weeks. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says Evan Ramon Denny was arrested Friday afternoon without incident on the Red Lake Reservation.