Hennepin County Jail

Hennepin County Jail Inmate Dead In Apparent SuicideA 46-year-old inmate at the Hennepin County Jail is dead Tuesday in an apparent suicide.
Suspect In U Of M Security Threat Arrested The University of Minnesota is still quiet on the exact nature of the security threat that closed the Coffman Memorial Union Monday.
Henn. Co. Sheriff: Inmate Wanted After Release For Outstanding WarrantAn inmate was released Thursday from the Hennepin County Jail, but his departure was a little premature. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says Ryan Abraham Whiteis-Saks was released after his court cases were resolved, but authorities were not aware at the time that there was an outstanding warrant for his arrest in Dakota County.
Man Shot After Fleeing Eden Prairie Police ID’dOfficials have identified the man who was shot Saturday after fleeing from Eden Prairie police on a motorcycle.
Police: 200 Pounds Of Marijuana Seized In Plymouth, 2 ArrestedTwo men were arrested Monday after about 200 pounds of marijuana was seized in Plymouth, according to police. The Plymouth Police Department was notified by authorities in South Dakota of a large shipment of marijuana coming to the area.
Hennepin Co. Warrant Sweep Underway; Fugitives Urged To SurrenderThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office began a warrant sweep Thursday, and it's urging those with active warrants to surrender themselves.
Vikings Rookie Cited In DWI Arrest The Minnesota Vikings say they're looking into the arrest of a rookie cornerback on suspicion of misdemeanor drunken driving. Jabari Price was arrested early Monday and booked into Hennepin County Jail. He was released a few hours later. The 22-year-old player has a court appearance set for Feb. 9.
Police: Brooklyn Park Man Beats 10-Month-Old SonHennepin County authorities have charged a Brooklyn Park man who they say beat his 10-month-old son and left him brain dead. Twenty-year-old Dennis Taylor is charged with first-degree assault.
Gophers G Daquein McNeil Charged With AssaultMinnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil has been charged with two felony counts of assault. The 20-year-old McNeil was charged Wednesday and was being held in the Hennepin County jail.
Gophers' Daquein McNeil Arrested For Domestic AssaultMinnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil was jailed Tuesday without bail after his arrest on a felony domestic assault charge involving his girlfriend. McNeil, who was suspended from all team activities pending the investigation, was booked Monday, according to jail records. The Hennepin County attorney's office had until Wednesday to charge him, spokesman Chuck Laszewski said.
Parking Lot Sex Assault Suspect Charged In New CasesA man accused of a brutal sexual assault in a downtown parking ramp is now charged with two other cases. Peijan Hodges was charged last week with four counts of criminal sexual conduct after he allegedly followed a woman to her car and raped her. According to new charges -- just two hours before that -- he attacked another woman in the same parking ramp.
Minn. Law Enforcement Prep For Possible Ebola CasesMinnesota's law enforcement community is making changes to protect from the potential for Ebola. All Minneapolis police squad cars, bikes and Segway’s have a new tool in the fight against an invisible threat to public health.