Arbitrator Reinstates Richfield Officer Fired In Video AssaultAn arbitrator has reinstated a Richfield police officer fired for apparently striking a Somali-American teen in a Twitter video.
Police: Man Steals $400+ From Woman's Purse At TargetRichfield police are asking for the public's help to track down a man who stole hundreds of dollars from a woman's purse in a Target store. Police released photos of the suspect on their Facebook page Thursday afternoon.
Richfield Officer Won't Face Charges For Alleged Assault On TeenA Richfield police officer will not face criminal charges after he was accused of assaulting a teenager in October. Kamal Gelle, 19, said he was pulled over by an officer on the night of Oct. 3 and cited for careless driving.
'Cody The Coyote' Euthanized After Capture In RichfieldThe coyote, who came to be known as "Cody," was captured Sunday in Richfield after suffering from a leg injury, and was taken to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Roseville. Center Executive Director Phil Jenny says the animal had a host of problems and would not have recovered.
Three Found Shot In RichfieldThree people are in stable condition after being shot Friday night in Richfield. Police were called to the area of 77th Street and Nicollet Avenue at about 11:22 p.m. on a report of shots fired.
Police Seize Pounds Of Marijuana, $48K In Cash In New HopeA tip back in April led investigators to a big drug bust in the Twin Cities on Sunday, which will take a lot of marijuana off the streets. According to Richfield Police, officers arrested 31-year-old Eric Latroy Dubose. During a search of his New Hope apartment, police seized more than 15 pounds of marijuana, $48,000 in cash and a loaded .45 caliber handgun.
Police Investigate Possible Link Between Restaurant RobberiesTwo armed men armed men allegedly robbed an Old Country Buffet in Richfield, Minn. around 8 a.m. Thursday morning. Officials said the two men entered the restaurant, located on East 66th Street, and held numerous employees at gun point. They were able to leave with a undisclosed amount of money from the restaurant’s safe.
Couple Arrested For Stealing Musical Instruments Police made some quick arrests after several musical instruments were stolen from local college campuses. On Friday, St. Paul Police asked for the public’s help in locating a couple suspected in the burglaries. A few hours later, Sgt. Paul Paulos received a phone call from Richfield Police, who said they had the couple in custody.
Man Shot Dead In Richfield Home, 5 In CustodyPolice are investigating the murder of a 20-year-old Richfield man who was shot to death late Saturday afternoon. Richfield Police responded to reports of shots fired on the 6900 block of 16th Avenue South at 4:40 p.m. Upon arrival, officers found a 20-year-old man dead at the scene from multiple gunshot wounds.
First Responder Thanked For Saving Kids In Freezing PoolTuesday was the first time a Richfield girl's family was able to thank first responders for saving their daughter's life.
Richfield Man Arrested In Woman’s DeathA 49-year-old man is in jail accused of killing a 42-year-old woman in Richfield Wednesday morning, according to Richfield Police.
Car Smashes Into Richfield Home, Nobody HurtA Richfield, Minn. home will need major repairs after a car smashed into it Monday night, police said.