St. Paul Police Hold Job FairThe St. Paul Police Department is hiring. They held a job fair Saturday in the hopes of finding people who are willing to protect and serve. It was held at the Western District Department on North Hamline Avenue.
City Of Mpls. Sued For Alleged Excessive Force At 4th Precinct ProtestTwo women who protested at the 4th Precinct site are suing the City of Minneapolis and unidentified police officers for allegations of excessive force, according to court documents.
MPD Looking At Ways To Strengthen Community ConnectionsThe Minneapolis police department has a new approach to strengthen the relationship between law enforcement and the community. City leaders, including Mayor Betsy Hodges, heard the plan Wednesday morning.
'Blue Light Service' Held At State Capitol Honors Fallen Law EnforcementOn Saturday night, services were held at the State Capitol to honor those who died in Minnesota. The program encourages communities to display blue lights during the holiday season in honor of our fallen law enforcement. The color blue is symbolic of peace.
Mpls. Police Academy Cadets Complete Traditional RunThe newest police recruits for Minneapolis are meeting the public Monday by running through the streets of the city.
Police Investigate Arrest Of 15-Year-Old St. Paul BoySt. Paul police said they are reviewing the circumstances surrounding the arrest of a 15-year-old boy that was captured on video. According to the police report, the incident happened on the 700 block of Edmund Avenue on Sunday afternoon.
Officers Learn First Aid Skills To Help K-9 PartnersThere is a certain type of police officer who is more prone to injuries that others -- K-9s. The University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine is trying to remedy that. They offered a new course for officers from all over the metro.
Airport Clears Police In Shooting Of Man Who Drove At ThemA Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport official says three officers have been cleared in the shooting of a man accused of trying to run them down with a car last month. Airport spokesman Patrick Hogan says an internal review and another investigation by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office found the officers' actions were justified.
Group Of Minn. Officers Rally Around Cop Families Dealing With CancerA group of police officers is answering a call for help from some of their own and accomplishing something great for Minnesota.
Bills Honoring Slain Police Officers Move AheadMinnesota is closer to memorializing two police officers killed on the job. Lawmakers want to name the road Mendota Heights Officer Scott Patrick lived on after him.
Police Camped In Jordan, In Pursuit Of Suspect In SLP ShootoutAuthorities say a 41-year-old man is at large and is considered to be armed and dangerous after an officer-involved shooting in St. Louis Park Tuesday morning and brandishing a gun at a Byerly's store.
Blue Alert System Would Air Info On Suspected Police KillersMinnesota lawmakers are debating a statewide alert system that would be used by law enforcement and broadcasters when a police officer is hurt.