Man Accused Of Threatening Att'y General Over Terror Charges Gets Probation A Minnesota man who admitted sending an angry tweet threatening U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has been sentenced to four years of probation with a long list of conditions meant to keep him out of trouble.
State Panel To Consider Reducing Drug Sentences By HalfA state panel is considering major cuts to prison sentences for many drug offenses, The Associated Press has learned. Minnesota's Sentencing Guidelines Commission is expected to take up several options Wednesday that would reduce some drug sentences by nearly half.
Family, Friends Of Teen Victim Give Impact Statement In DWI TrialIt was an emotional day in court as a judge heard victim impact statements in a DWI crash that killed a 17-year-old boy. Family members read impact statements during the sentencing for 34-year-old Charles Hendricks. He was ultimate sentenced to 54 months in prison.
Teen In Waseca Bomb Plot Gets 10 Years Of ProbationThe Waseca teenager accused of plotting to kill his family and blow up his school was sentenced Monday to a 10-year stayed prison sentence and 10 years of intense supervised probation.
Chaska Man Sentenced To 51 Months In Prison For Home BurglaryA 24-year-old Hasting man has been sentenced for burglarizing a home last October, the Carver County Sheriff's Office announced Monday.
Zumberge Gets Life In Prison, Says Neighbor 'Didn't Deserve To Die' The New Brighton man who murdered his neighbor has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Sentencing Scheduled For Wednesday In Zumberge TrialA New Brighton man found guilty of killing his neighbor will be sentenced Wednesday. Last month, a jury found Neal Zumberge guilty on all four counts for the 2014 shooting death of Todd Stevens and injuring Jennifer Cleven.
Fmr. MSU Student Advisor Sentenced In Drug & Burglary CasesA Mankato man has been sentenced to 20 days in jail for a pair of crimes inside two women's dorm rooms.
Woman Sentenced In Meth-Fueled Crash That Killed Cambridge ManA 43-year-old Princeton woman has been sentenced to four years in prison for causing a crash that killed a 62-year-old Cambridge man, according to the Anoka County Attorney Tony Palumbo.
Apple Valley Woman Gets 90-Day Sentence In Distracted Driving Fatal CrashA 29-year-old woman who caused a fatal crash when she ran a red light while dialing her phone will spend 90 days behind bars, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
Man, 42, Gets 15 Years For Elaborate Fraud & Identity Theft ConspiracyA 42-year-old man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for "orchestrating an identity theft, check, and tax fraud scheme that spanned more than 10 years", the United States Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
Man, 43, Sentenced In Anoka Co. Home Invasion, Assault On Elderly ManA 43-year-old man will spend nearly 8 years in prison for his role in an Anoka County home invasion and assault, the Anoka County Attorney's Office announced Monday.