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2nd Officer On Leave After Video Showing Teen Being StruckA second officer with the Richfield Police Department has been placed on paid administrative leave after a Twitter video was released that appeared to show the officer hitting a teenager.
Richfield Police Officer Involved In Controversial Video Placed On LeaveThe Richfield Police Department says the officer involved in a controversial Twitter video that appears to show the officer hitting a teenager has been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation.
$50K Settlement Reached For Fallen Mendota Heights CopA settlement has been reached in a lawsuit filed by a Mendota Heights police officer, who was later killed during a traffic stop.
Brooklyn Park Officer Recovering After Falling Through Ceiling A Brooklyn Park Police officer is in the hospital with very serious head injuries after falling through an attic floor Tuesday night.
Son Of Slain Elk River Police Officer Charged With MurderThe 21-year-old son of an Elk River police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting deaths of his father and older brother.
4 Things To Know: Elk River Cop Killed, Wild Weather Across Nation & MoreThe four stories to know for Monday, May 11, include an Elk River cop shot and killed, wild weather across the nation and more.
Cell Video Shows Cop Allegedly Threatening To Break Teen Suspect's LegA smartphone appears to have captured a Minneapolis police officer threatening a teenager. Seventeen-year-old Faysal Mohamed says the video -- recorded on March 18 -- shows an officer talking to his friend after they were pulled over.
4 Things To Know: Ted Cruz's Presidential Bid, Gopher Women's Hockey Win & MoreThese are the four stories you need to know about for Monday, March 23.
Man Charged With Burglary In Case Where Mpls. Cop Was Shot A 43-year-old Crystal man is charged in the burglary where an investigating officer was later shot and wounded, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.
Jury Deliberations Begin In Fitch TrialAfter six days of testimony, 50 witnesses and more than 130 pieces of evidence, the fate of Brian Fitch Sr. is now in the hands of a jury in Stearns County Court. Fitch is accused of first-degree murder for the July 30, 2014, killing of Mendota Heights officer Scott Patrick.
Jurors See Squad Car Footage Of Officer Patrick’s DeathAfter a two-day delay, opening statements have begun in the trial of a man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer.
St. Paul Police Academy Graduates Karen OfficerThe St. Paul Police Academy has graduated its largest and most diverse class in at least 30 years, including its first officer from the Karen ethnic minority in Myanmar. Ler Htoo spent the first three years of his life in Myanmar, then 15 in refugee camps in Thailand.