Standing Rock Supporters Protest In Downtown MinneapolisProtesters say the 1,200-mile pipeline, which would run from North Dakota to Illinois, is too close to the Standing Rock reservation.
HCSO Faces Backlash After Sending Deputies To Standing RockA move by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office to send deputies to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation has prompted an online petition demanding the department withdraw its forces.
Sheriff Warning Residents After Home Burglaries Rise In Hennepin CountyAuthorities are warning residents in several Hennepin County communities after a recent rise in home burglaries.
Hennepin Co. Sheriff Calls Increase In Violent Crime An 'Alarming Trend'The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says violent crime has increased by 6 percent from the same time period in 2015, according to mid-year crime statistics report.
Sheriff: Boy, 9, Dies After Near Drowning In ShorewoodA 9-year-old boy who nearly drowned in a residential pool on Sunday died Tuesday afternoon.
Sheriff: Body Of Man Recovered From Mississippi RiverThe body of an adult male has been pulled from the Mississippi River Wednesday morning near Lock & Dam #1., according to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office.
Boy, 2, Dead In Corcoran Holding Pond DrowningAuthorities say a 2-year-old boy apparently drowned in a holding pond in suburban Minneapolis.
Brooklyn Center Courthouse Reopened After 'Suspicious Device' FoundA Hennepin County courthuose has reopened after being closed for roughly two hours Friday morning as officials investigated a report of a suspicious device.
1 Dead, 1 Injured In Shooting, Car Crash In N. MinneapolisOne person is dead and another is hospitalized after a shooting and car crash in north Minneapolis early Thursday morning.
Hennepin County Declares Ice Out On Lake MinnetonkaIt's official! It's an ice out on Lake Minnetonka! The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and Freshwater Society declared an "ice out" on Lake Minnetonka early Thursday morning.
Sheriff: SUV Breaks Through Lake Minnetonka Ice; Temps On The RiseTemperatures are expected to rise rapidly this weekend and with that, we're seeing more vehicles breaking through the ice.
Police: Suspect Shot Dead During Attempted Robbery In Brooklyn ParkBrooklyn Park police say they believe a man with a legal permit to carry shot and killed a would-be armed robber in Brooklyn Park Monday night. Police say the shooting happened at 8 p.m. at the end of a driveway in the 7500 block of Imperial Drive.