Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office

Ramsey County Police Pursuit Ends In CrashA Ramsey County police chase ended with a crash in Vadnais Heights around noon Monday.
Sheriff: Missing Man's Body Recovered From Gervais LakeThe search resumed Sunday for a missing swimmer in a Twin Cities lake. Authorities say two men tried swimming across Gervais Lake Saturday afternoon. One of them reached the shore, the other never made it. By Sunday afternoon, The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office said it had recovered the body of a missing man from the lake.
Crews Searching For Missing Man In Twin Cities LakePolice say the incident began while two people were attempting to swim across Gervais Lake, which sits between Maplewood and Little Canada. The other swimmer noticed the man was gone after reaching the shore.
Sheriff: Ramsey Co. Deputy Caught On Camera Abusing K-9A Ramsey County Sheriff's deputy faces criminal charges after he was caught on surveillance cameras abusing his K-9 partner at a Carlton casino. The Carlton County Sheriff's Office says 48-year-old Brett Arthur Berry was at Black Bear Casino on June 14 and 15 for a canine training and certification event.
Retired Ramsey Co. Sheriff's Deputy Under Investigation For Missing EvidenceA retired Ramsey County Sheriff's deputy is being investigated after pieces of evidence from some of his cases were found to be missing. The Ramsey County Sheriff's office says retired Deputy Thomas Rudenick is being investigated after inconsistencies in some of his property records become apparent while his remaining cases were being closed out.
Emergency Workers Practice Jail Evacuation In Ramsey CountyPolice, Firefighters and several other emergency agencies were on hand today for what looked like a major jail evacuation -- but this was only a drill.
Woman On Trial For Identity Theft Accused Of Stealing Jewelry From JurorA Ramsey County juror showed up for court, but ended up leaving without her wedding band and a watch worth almost $5,000. And police say the person who took her jewelry was the defendant. Travette Campbell has a lengthy criminal history, including at least five prior felony convictions.
Body Recovered After Canoe Overturns On North Metro LakeOne person died Sunday after a canoe with three people aboard tipped on a lake in the north Twin Cities metro, according to the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office. Authorities responded at about 11:46 a.m. after receiving a report that a canoe had overturned on Twin Lake in Little Canada.
Dog Deemed 'Dangerous' Mauls Miniature Poodle In Front Of OwnerA Shoreview woman is mourning the loss of her dog. The miniature poodle, named Freddie, was mauled by another dog while the two were out for a walk.
Daughter Talks About Mom Killed In Vadnais Heights FireFire officials are still investigating what caused a New Year's Day fire in Vadnais Heights that claimed the life of a woman. The fire started just after noon Thursday on the 700 block of Berwood Avenue.
1 Person Dies In Vadnais Heights House FireFire investigators are trying to determine what caused a house fire in Vadnais Heights Thursday afternoon that killed one person. The fire started just after noon on the 700 block of Berwood Avenue West. Neighbors say the fire spread quickly, and appeared to move from room to room.
Lawmakers Stoke License Plate Reader DebateState lawmakers and data privacy advocates are gearing up to crack down on how police use license plate readers.