Hennepin County Government Center

MPD Chief Opens Probe Into Alleged Cop Violence Against Boy, 10Minneapolis Chief of Police Janee Harteau said she launched an investigation after allegations that police went too far, even potentially harming a young boy, while monitoring a rally outside city hall Wednesday evening.
Hennepin Co. To Marry 22 Couples For Free On Valentine's EveJudges in Hennepin County are getting a jump on Valentine's Day love. A dozen judges from the Fourth Judicial District are scheduled to marry 22 couples at no charge at Hennepin County Government Center on Friday, the day before the holiday.
Best Lunch Spots For Twin Cities JurorsServing on a jury when called is your civic duty, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy lunch.
Mpls. Hosts 30th Annual Homeless Memorial MarchA record number of people experiencing homelessness passed away this year in Minnesota. On Thursday night, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges was among those remembering them.
Police: Man Who Fled Hennepin County Courtroom Is In CustodyAn escaped inmate is back in the Hennepin County Jail Friday. On Thursday, Michael Henderson ran from the court room as a jury handed down a guilty verdict for attempted murder following a robbery at a Sam's Club in Bloomington earlier this year. He was on the run for 16 hours after escaping the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis.
Authorities Seeking Inmate Who Escaped Custody There is a $5,000 reward for information about an inmate who escaped right as a jury found him guilty of attempted second degree murder Thursday. Police said Michael Henderson fought with deputies in the Hennepin County courtroom, then bolted out the door. A jury had just convicted Henderson of attempted second degree murder for an armed robbery back in March.
Protesters Rally In Mpls. Against US Involvement In SyriaPresident Obama has decided to take military action in Syria, a move that's being protested across the country and here in the Twin Cities. A group outside the government center chanted, "What do we want? Peace. When do we want it? Now."
Famous Chairs On Display At Henn. Co. CenterSome chairs used by famous Minnesotans are on display at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. Included is a chair used by singer Bob Dylan at the Ten O'clock Scholar Coffee House in February 1960.
Friends, Family March For Justice For Terrance FranklinFriends and family of a man shot and killed by police marched through downtown Minneapolis Friday evening calling for justice.
Hennepin County Holds Free Valentine WeddingsLove is in the air at the Hennepin County Government Center -- where judges are marrying 17 couples for free on this Valentine's Day.
Henn. Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Honored 78 Years After DeathNearly 78 years after being killed on duty, Special Deputy C. Arthur Lyman will receive national attention for making the ultimate sacrifice.
2 Arrested After Occupy MN Protesters Set Up TentsPolice moved in Thursday morning to break up the latest protest by Occupy Minnesota, which eventually led to two people being arrested.