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Mpls. Police & Fire Union Presidents Find Unanswered 911 Calls ‘Concerning’

After a WCCO-TV investigation exposed what 911 operators call dangerous staffing levels in Minneapolis, first responders are demanding answers.

02/25/2014

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Minneapolis 911 Operators Call For Change

For some people, it could be the most important phone call they will ever make but in a WCCO investigation, some 911 operators and dispatchers in Minneapolis said they’re in the middle of an emergency of their own.

02/24/2014

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Wis. Police Investigate Hit-&-Run That Left 2 Dead

Authorities are asking for the public’s help to find a vehicle that was involved in a hit-and-run crash Saturday night that killed two pedestrians in western Wisconsin.

01/12/2014

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Driver May Have Overcorrected In St. Louis Park Pond Ax

More details are being released regarding the investigation into a St. Louis Park accident that left five kids stuck in a car underwater for as long as 40 minutes. Two of those kids died and three others remain hospitalized.

12/03/2013

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Richfield Stabbing Victim Moved Here From Ethiopia

Richfield police are investigating the death of a 48-year-old man. Police say officers responded to a 911 call at about 5 a.m. Sunday, after the caller indicated an assault was in progress. Lt. Mike Flaherty says officers found the victim with multiple puncture wounds. He died at the scene.

12/02/2013

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Richfield Police Investigating Man’s Death

Richfield Police are investigating after a 48-year-old man died at a home on the 7300 block of 12th Avenue. According to authorities, officers responded to a 911 call at the address around 4:53 a.m. Sunday, after the caller stated an assault was in progress.

12/01/2013

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‘U’ Continues To Investigate Attempted Robbery, Releases Photo

Campus security at the University of Minnesota continues their investigation of an attempted robbery earlier this week. And they want you to see a new picture of a suspect. Students were on lockdown Monday after a robber used a gun to try and steal a laptop computer from a woman.

11/13/2013

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Police: Victims Of Clergy Sexual Abuse, Come Forward

St. Paul police are not saying how many priests they might be looking at, but as they made a highly unusual appeal for victims of abuse to come forward, Commander Mary Nash said their could be one victim, and there could also be 100 victims.

10/17/2013

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Police: 30-Plus Tires Slashed In Minneapolis

Minneapolis Police say they are investigating after more than 30 tires were slashed in north Minneapolis overnight.

09/30/2013

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Police: Man Shot In Chest Overnight On Lyndale Ave. N.

A man is in the hospital Saturday after an overnight shooting in Minneapolis. Police said the incident took place around 10:30 p.m. Friday on the 4600 block of Lyndale Avenue North. The victim was shot in the chest and was taken to North Memorial. His condition is not yet known.

09/21/2013

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Vikings Dispute Claims Team Owners Want End To Investigation

More drama over the new Vikings stadium. Team owners again Monday refused a request to return to the stadium bargaining table.

08/26/2013

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Talking Points: Dayton’s Investigation Into The Wilfs

The Vikings stadium is in trouble. Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered an investigation into the Wilf family’s finances in the aftermath of a New Jersey judge’s ruling that the Wilf family committed civil fraud.

08/25/2013

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Wife Of National Guard Sgt. Charged With His Murder

National Guard Staff Sgt. Brandon Horst will be laid to rest on Tuesday at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, but there will be no grieving widow at the funeral. Sgt. Horst’s wife will sit in jail, now charged with plotting his murder.

08/12/2013

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Police Chase Ends With Body Pulled From Lake

Police in the north metro are investigating a chase that ended with the suspect’s body being pulled from a lake. It started around 9:30 p.m. Saturday night when a Roseville police officer noticed a problem with the car’s tail light.

08/11/2013

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Waukesha Police: Man Bites Another Man’s Ear Off

Waukesha police say a 24-year-old man bit off the ear of a 47-year-old man. Police Sgt. David Wanner says the suspect has been arrested on suspicion of mayhem. He says the attack happened Friday afternoon, and that the two men were not related.

07/06/2013

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