Report: Off-Duty Officers Allowed To Carry Guns At TCF Bank StadiumOff-duty police officers will now be allowed to carry handguns at Vikings games at TCF Bank Stadium. Reports state a judge made the ruling after the Minneapolis Police Union and Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association sued last year.
Chaska In-Laws Accidentally Shoot Each Other In 2 IncidentsPolice in Chaska say that three in-laws were accidentally shot by other family members in two separate incidents, one of which happened during a game of Monopoly. Officers say alcohol does not appear to have been involved in either shooting.
Local Officers Participate In Active Shooter TrainingIt seems like there has been a string of shooting rampages all across the country over the last year, and now the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is providing training sessions of how to deal with a situation where an active shooter is involved.
Esme's Blog: Gun Permits Set Minnesota RecordMinnesota Sheriffs issued more than 30,000 gun permits last year -- that's 10,000 more than the year before.
Anoka County Gun Permit Numbers Soar Since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, gun control has been a big part of the political conversation in the country.
Boy, 11, Accidentally Shoots 9-Year-Old BrotherAn 11-year-old boy accidentally shot his 9-year-old brother in the leg while unloading a handgun on Saturday afternoon.
$5,000 Reward Offered In Woodbury Gun Theft CaseA $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for stealing more than 30 handguns from the Gander Mountain in Woodbury.
Man Arrested After Guns, Marijuana Found At Drug BustA 24-year-old man from St. Louis Park was arrested Wednesday after handguns and marijuana were seized from his residence, according to police.
Minn. House Committee Says Yes To Arming Prosecutors Less than two months after a Minnesota prosecutor was shot by a defendant in a Grand Marais courthouse, a legislative committee advanced two bills designed to beef up security for county attorneys, including one that would let prosecutors carry guns.
Man Caught With 2 Guns At Rochester MallA 23-year-old Rochester man is in jail after police say he was caught with two handguns in a duffel bag at Apache Mall.