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Officer Tom Decker (credit: Cold Spring Police Department)

Bill Passed To Name Highway For Slain Officer

The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill to rename a portion of State Highway 23 after slain Cold Spring police officer Tom Decker.

04/11/2013

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Mpls. Cop Who Lost Finger In Bite Attack ID’d; Suspect Charged

Minneapolis Police have released more information in Tuesday night’s bite attack, including the identity of the officer who lost a finger in the incident.

04/10/2013

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Police Officer Injured Responding To Eden Prairie HS Fight

A police officer suffered an injury responding to a fight at Eden Prairie High School Wednesday morning.

03/27/2013

Officer Tom Decker (credit: Cold Spring Police Department)

Battle Brewing Over Funds Donated To Slain Officer

He died in the line of duty, serving as a Cold Spring police officer. Now, there is a court fight over all of the money people donated after his death.

03/26/2013

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Woman, 19, Accused Of Punching St. Cloud Cop

St. Cloud Police say a 19-year-old woman punched a cop in the face after a fight inside a gas station.

03/24/2013

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St. Paul Police: Cop Who Died On Duty Had Heart Attack

The St. Paul Police Department is releasing more information on the death of one of its officers Saturday.

02/17/2013

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2nd St. Paul Officer May Have Dressed Up As Muslim Woman

St. Paul Police say they are investigating the possibility that a second officer was caught on social media networks dressed up as a Muslim woman.

02/08/2013

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Man Wants To Remove Possibly Threatening Tattoo

A suspected gang member wants to remove his tattoo that prosecutors allege was a threat aimed at a Minneapolis police officer.

01/16/2013

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Man Questioned In Officer Slaying Commits Suicide

Authorities say they have a new update in the investigation into the murder of a Cold Spring police officer. Officer Tom Decker was shot and killed in the line of duty last November.

01/04/2013

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Off-Duty Cop Accused Of Driving While Intoxicated

An off-duty officer has found himself on the other side of the law after police say he was driving under the influence and speeding.

11/21/2012

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Man Sentenced To 10 Years In St. Paul Park Standoff

A 23-year-old man has been sentenced for shooting at police officers during a standoff at his St. Paul Park home, according to authorities.

11/14/2012

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Suspected Burglar Punches Cop’s Shoulder, Is Arrested

A 44-year-old man suspected of burglary was arrested after taking a swing at a police officer in St. Cloud late Tuesday evening.

10/31/2012

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Sheriff: Cop Killer Would’ve Faced 1st-Degree Murder Charges

An investigation into the shooting death of a Lake City Police officer last December has found the gunman would’ve been charged with first-degree murder had he not killed himself.

07/31/2012

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Police: Man Flees Cops On ATV, Later Found Unconscious

A 28-year-old Rush City man is in jail accused of fleeing cops on a stolen ATV.

05/29/2012

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Man Shot By Apple Valley Police Officer Dies

The man shot by an Apple Valley police officer on Sunday evening has died, according to Regions Hospital. The Apple Valley Police Department says the shooting happened after 5:40 p.m.

04/30/2012

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Police: Cop Accidentally Shoots Fellow Officer, Suspect Arrested

A Minneapolis police officer is in stable condition after a bullet from another officer’s gun hit him in the leg Friday night while police were shooting at two pit pulls during an attempted arrest.

03/30/2012

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Ex-Coon Rapids Cop Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Child

A 61-year-old former Coon Rapids police officer has been sentenced to prison for the sexual assault of a child between 1984 and 1987, according to the Anoka County Attorney’s Office.

03/30/2012

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Musical Benefit For Slain Lake City Police Officer

A dozen top bands from around Minnesota will donate their time and talents to help raise funds for a slain officer’s wife, Brittany, and the couple’s three young children.

02/14/2012

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Savage Officer Hurt In Squad Crash Has Started Talking

The Savage police officer who was seriously hurt in a squad car crash has started talking, according to his wife.

01/11/2012

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Savage Police Officer Still In Critical Condition

The Savage police officer that sustained head injuries in a car accident while responding to a call remains in critical condition.

01/03/2012

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Mpls. Officer Bitten, Seriously Wounded By Own K-9

A Minneapolis police officer is recovering after being seriously wounded when her own police dog bit her.

12/06/2011

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Ex-Cop Arrested For Alleged Burglary, Again

A 39-year-old former Minnetonka police officer is accused of burglary for a second time.

11/02/2011

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Police: 2 Arrested Accidentally Called Cop, Asked For Pot

Two men were arrested in St. Cloud after police say they dialed the wrong number and attempted to buy a pound of marijuana from a police officer.

10/03/2011

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Duluth Police Officer Cleared In Suspect’s Death

Investigators have cleared a veteran Duluth police officer who shot and killed a robbery suspect after a chase last month.

09/21/2011

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Bloomington Police Dept. Honors Officers For Bravery

The Bloomington Police Department held a special ceremony for those who went above and beyond to protect their neighbors.

06/22/2011

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