'A Real Positive Thing': Cop Talks On Being Minnetonka's 1st Community Engagement OfficerScott Marks says he is trying to give local citizens the opportunity to engage with an officer away from an emergency situation.
Minnetonka Police Warning Residents Of Mail TheftThe Minnetonka Police Department is warning residents to be careful with their mail after receiving multiple reports of outgoing mail theft.
Pursuit, Officer-Involved Shooting Follows Homicide Near Prior LakeAn early morning shooting near Prior Lake led to a pursuit and officer-involved shooting in Edina Wednesday. According to Prior Lake Police Chief Mark Elliott, one person was shot in a home on the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community land early Wednesday morning.
Eden Prairie Man Arrested After High-Speed Police ChaseAn Eden Prairie man is behind bars after taking police on a high-speed chase through a construction zone Thursday morning. Chad Lithgow, 33, led police on that chase that began in Minnetonka and ended in Edina.
Police: Woman Drove 2 Kids To School While DrunkA 55-year-old Eden Prairie woman was arrested last Friday for driving drunk while dropping two children off at their elementary school in Minnetonka, according to police.
Hearty Souls Take Ice Dive Into Lake MinnetonkaWhen Mother Nature gives us the cold shoulder, some bundle up -- while others jump! "I wear my idiot hat every year just because. I mean, you're an idiot if you jump in every year [laughs]!" diver Megan Johnski said.
'Antiquated' Lurking, Loitering Laws Have Long History In Twin CitiesThe American Civil Liberties Union and other legal activists say that a number of Twin Cities suburbs have laws still on the books that are at least as troubling as Minneapolis’s repealed ordinances.
Minnetonka Police Issue Crime Alert Following 8 Residential BurglariesThe Minnetonka Police Department are asking homeowners to be aware this holiday season after eight burglaries have occurred since Nov. 17. According to the Minnetonka Police Department, a crime alert was issued after four residential burglaries occurred between Nov. 17 and 19.
Officers ID’d In Minnetonka Parking Garage ShootingAuthorities have identified the two officers involved in the deadly shooting of a man in the parking garage of a Minnetonka apartment complex last week. Officials with the Minnetonka Police Department have identified the officers as James Comings and Ryan Smith.