School Criticized For Slow Response After Report Of Hijab Being Pulled OffThe Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Muslim Relations is calling out a north metro middle school for what it calls a "lack of concern" following an alleged incident where a Muslim girl’s hijab was pulled off.
St. Paul Police Welcomes 1st Female Somali Officer St. Paul Police welcomed the first Somali female officer to the department on Saturday. Kadra Mohamed joined the department as part of its community liaison program. Kenyan-born Mohamed graduated from Central High School in 2010. She will graduate from St. Cloud State with a criminal justice degree in May, but she got her badge Saturday and spoke some words of wisdom to future recruits.
St. Paul Police: Photo Shows Cop In Muslim GarbSt. Paul Police have confirmed that an online photograph indeed shows one of its policemen dressed as a Muslim woman.
Free Weekend Giveaway In Minneapolis: HijabsVisitors to downtown Minneapolis this weekend can pick up an interesting freebie: a hijab.
Convicted Muslim Protests Ban On HeadscarfA Muslim woman convicted of conspiring to funnel money to terrorists in Somalia is protesting a ban on headwear at the Sherburne County Jail where she's an inmate.