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Kevin Daly

(credit: CBS)

Drug Recognition Program Revamped After Controversy

Big changes are in store for a program meant to help law enforcement take impaired drivers off the streets. State leaders are revamping the Drug Recognition Evaluator (DRE) training program after allegations of misconduct during the Occupy protests at Peavey Plaza last spring. Witnesses posted videos online, and claimed an officer was offering drugs to protesters to get them to participate in the program.

06/07/2013

Elijah Knowles (credit: Hubbard County Jail)

Patrol: Man Beats Trooper With Taser During DWI Arrest

A state trooper is expected to make a full recovery after a man she attempted to arrest for alleged drunk driving beat her with her Taser early Saturday morning, the Minnesota State Patrol said.

10/24/2011