Reality Check: More Minnesotans Own Guns, Violent Crime Remains LowMinnesota set a record last year for the number of gun background checks the FBI conducted in the state.
DPS Official: Driver's License System Problems Now FixedMany DMVs have had to delay processing titles, tab renewals and transferring vanity license plates.
DPS: 2017 Minnesota Crash Fatalities Lowest In 74 YearsState officials said Wednesday preliminary numbers show Minnesota had the lowest number of crash deaths in 2017 in more than 70 years.
New Year’s Celebrations Result In 117 DWI ArrestsThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says that between 6 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday, there were 117 arrests statewide for DWI.
Fire Deaths Spike In Minnesota In 2017We’re not quite done with 2017 yet, but state officials say the number of fire deaths this year is already 30 percent more than in 2016.
Need To Get Help But Can't Call 911? Now You Can TextStarting Tuesday, there's a new way to get emergency help in Minnesota. A new statewide network makes it possible to send a text to 911.
Driver Frustration Increases Months After MNLARS System RolloutProblems at the Minnesota Driver and Vehicle Services continue after the department upgraded its computer system more than three months ago.
DPS: Minnesota Surpasses 200 Deaths On RoadsMinnesota officials say the state surpassed 200 road fatalities over the weekend.
MN DPS Says New License System Up & Running, Despite Auto Dealer WoesThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says its new $90 million motor vehicle license system is up and running today. That's after a series of glitches caused problems for people getting license tabs and plates. And auto dealers are now reporting problems for new car buyers.
State Patrol, Law Enforcement Cracking Down On SpeedingLaw enforcement from 300 Minnesota agencies have started a speeding enforcement campaign that runs through July 23.
Minnesota Highway Deaths Up Over 100 In 2017The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says more than 100 people have died on state roadways this year.
Good Question: What's Different About REAL ID?Minnesotans will need a higher-security driver's license to board planes starting next year.