Charges: Inmate ‘Pops Off’ On Deputy, Punches Him In FaceA jail inmate in the south metro is accused of punching a correctional officer several times in the face earlier this month.
Lakeville Principal Now Facing Burglary ChargesA suspended Lakeville middle school principal is facing new charges -- this time for burglary.
6 Children Removed From South St. Paul Home Amid Abuse ChargesInvestigators say the parents living in the South St. Paul home punished two of their children by withholding food from them, locking them in a room, or tying them to a pole or bed.
Police Find Thousands Of THC Gummies During Traffic StopOfficers found 99 pounds of "candy-like gummies" containing THC -- the psychoactive chemical found in marijuana.
Firefighters Battle Frigid Blaze In Dakota CountyFirefighters battled extremely cold conditions to put out a fire in the southeast Metro early Monday morning.
Charges: Woman Spits Out Handcuff Key, Attempts To Hijack Squad CarA 28-year-old Fairbault woman used a key in her mouth to help free herself inside a squad car after she and a man led the officer on a high-speed pursuit in a stolen vehicle, according to charges filed in Dakota County.
Police Investigate ATM Skimming Ring In Ramsey, Dakota CountiesThe couple is believed to be driving a red minivan, possibly a Ford Winstar.
Charges: Man Stole 50-Inch TV From Senior Living FacilityA 39-year-old man -- whom police say has the state of Minnesota tattooed on his face -- is accused of stealing a large TV from the community room of a senior living center.
Sheriff: Man Who Went Missing In Dakota County Found DeceasedA man who went missing in Dakota County Sunday has been found deceased. On Wednesday, the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Bruce Peterson was found deceased via Twitter.
Dakota County Seeks Public's Help Locating Missing ManThe Dakota County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help locating a missing man. Bruce Peterson was last seen near the Dakota County Fairgrounds around 10 p.m. July 2.
Man Gets 36-Year Sentence For Sex Charges Involving MinorsA Minneapolis man accused of sex trafficking and producing child pornography of minors has been sentenced to 36 years in prison.
Dakota County Employs Goats To Rid Parks Of Invasive SpeciesThe park crews in Dakota County are using goats to get rid of plants that are out of control. Some are already hard at work at Lebanon Hills Visitor Center.