Officers Who Stopped Suicidal Man Among Community Award RecipientsThe Minneapolis Police Department awarded Tuesday the highest honors to officers and community members who made a difference this past year.
Teen Hospitalized After Chase, Stabbing In North MinneapolisPolice say it happened around 6:30 p.m., when two teenage boys and another person got into a confrontation near the intersection of Van White Boulevard and Olson Memorial Highway. Investigators say the incident turned into an attempted robbery, then a chase.
Golden Valley Man Guilty Of Fatal High-Speed, Drunk Driving CrashA Golden Valley man was found guilty Tuesday of killing a young Minneapolis couple while driving drunk at over 100 mph in 2003. Philip Scott Bertelsen, 56, was convicted of criminal vehicular homicide in connection with the deaths of Brandy Banks-Sutta and Melvin Jones on Nov. 3, 2013.
Charges: Driver Was Drunk When He Fatally Struck Couple At 95 MPHA Golden Valley man was driving drunk at more than 100 miles per hour the night he smashed into and killed a young couple in Minneapolis. Melvin Jones and Brandy Banks-Sutta were stopped at a light at Morgan Avenue North and Olson Memorial Highway on Nov. 3, 2013 when they were hit from behind. They were killed instantly.
Anonymous Donor Helps Minn. Family Say Goodbye To BrandyThose heartbroken when 21-year-old Brandy Banks-Sutta was killed by a speeding driver earlier this month returned to the crash site Tuesday. On the corner of Morgan Avenue North and Olson Memorial Highway they stood at the curb to say: Thanks for giving.
Accident Victim's Family Trying To Raise Funds For Proper BurialA sudden loss of a loved one to a car crash brings enormous shock and grief. So imagine the pain felt by the family of a 21-year-old Minneapolis woman who can't afford to bury her.
2 Killed After Being Rear-Ended In Minneapolis CrashTwo people are dead after a four-vehicle crash in Minneapolis overnight. According to authorities, the vehicles were heading eastbound on Olson Memorial Highway when the accident occurred. Three cars were stopped at the stoplight, at the intersection of Olson Memorial Highway and Morgan Avenue, when a fourth vehicle rammed into them.
22 Robberies In 11 Days Prompts Crime Alert In Mpls. Twenty-two robberies in September’s first 11 days prompted the Minneapolis Police Department to issue a crime alert Wednesday advising residents on how to avoid and respond to robberies.
Man In Wheelchair Hit By Car, Killed In Minneapolis Police say a man in a wheelchair was fatally struck by a car in Minneapolis Thursday.
High-Risk Sex Offender To Move From Golden Valley To Mpls.A level 3 sex offender will relocate from Golden Valley to Minneapolis, according to Minneapolis Police.
Metro Transit Police: Teen Found Safe, Returned HomeMetro Transit Police are looking for a girl who may have been abducted after being forced from a bus in north Minneapolis late Friday night.