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Rogers Student Suspended Over Tweet Sues School

A Rogers High School student who was suspended over a sexually charged tweet about a teacher is now suing the principal, the school district, the superintendent, the Rogers police chief and others.

06/17/2014

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Fmr. Robbinsdale Police Chief Pleads Guilty To Prostitute Solicitation

The former chief of police in Robbinsdale pleaded guilty to soliciting a prostitute earlier this year. Steven Smith, 45, was arrested in Coon Rapids during a prostitution sting in February.

05/22/2014

Chief Janee Harteau

Violent Crime Up 4 Percent In Minneapolis

Violent crime is up by 4 percent in Minneapolis but overall it remains at one of the lowest levels in 30 years. Homicide is down from last year and so is rape.

01/07/2014

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Brownsdale Police Chief Charged With Sex Assault Fired

The Brownsdale City Council has voted to fire the city’s police chief after he was charged with two felony counts of criminal sexual conduct. According to the criminal complaint, 42-year-old Jason Mindrup offered a woman a ride in his truck on Aug. 31 after talking with her at the Cheers Bar in Waltham, Minn.

11/05/2013

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Mpls’s 1st Female Police Chief Takes The Oath

Janee Harteau took the oath Tuesday to become the City of Minneapolis’s first female police chief. The ceremony was held at Minneapolis City Hall on Tuesday afternoon.

12/04/2012

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Rybak Nominates Assistant Chief To Succeed Dolan

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak formally nominated the current assistant chief of the Minneapolis Police Department to succeed Tim Dolan after his retirement.

10/24/2012

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Rybak Selects Assistant Chief To Succeed Dolan

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak announced his intention to nominate the current assistant chief of the Minneapolis Police Department to succeed Tim Dolan after his retirement.

04/30/2012

Minneapolis Police Chief Tim Dolan (credit: CBS)

Minneapolis Police Chief Not Seeking 3rd Term

The top cop in Minneapolis says he will not seek another term. Tim Dolan, who has been chief of the Minneapolis Police Department since 2006, has notified Mayor R.T. Rybak that he will retire later this year.

04/25/2012

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Missing Boater’s Body Found, ID’d As Minn. Police Chief

Authorities were searching well into Labor Day for a boater who went missing on Sunday evening.

09/05/2011

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Virginia Police Chief Reinstated, Mayor ‘Shocked’

The Virginia police chief is back on the job even after his officers voted unanimously that they didn’t want him as their boss.

09/01/2011

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Rogers Police Chief, Sergeant On Paid Administrative Leave

The Rogers Police Chief and a police sergeant are on paid administrative leave, following an investigation.

02/11/2011

Ramona Dohman. (credit: Office Of Gov. Mark Dayton)

For 1st Time, Woman To Lead Minn. Public Safety

Minnesota’s new top cop comes from a suburban police department — and for the first time the job will be held by a woman.

01/14/2011

Eric Swenson

Sebeka Police Chief Responds To Critics

In Sebeka, a town of just 700 people, politics and personalities are hard to cover up. And there are no hiding people’s feelings for Chief of Police Eric Swenson.

11/11/2010