Cell phone thefts are up in the Twin Cities, and across the country, according to authorities. To help combat the recent spike, AT&T and the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office joined forces to announce the “Protect My Cell Phone” public awareness campaign.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar chose to hold her news conference call Tuesday on phone companies, saying they should put a kill switch in all cell phones at the University of Minnesota.
Two Minnesota men have been convicted of charges related to burglaries of pharmacies and automated teller machines beginning in 2009, according to FBI’s Minneapolis Field Office.
One of the men accused of stealing money, checks and gift cards from wedding receptions in the north metro has been sentenced.
Edina Police are warning residents to lock their vehicles and remove valuables after a summer spike in thefts.
One way cell phones have definitely changed our lives is the way we walk. We have phones out and eyes down, which can cause all kinds of problems says Minneapolis Police Inspector Bryan D. Schafer. “When you have that phone out in the open, you become a target,” Schafer said.
A 33-year-old man has been charged after allegedly breaking into the back of a van and falling asleep when he got stuck inside.
Two people were arrested late Saturday night in St. Cloud, Minn. after a worker found them inside a business, allegedly attempting to steal thousands of dollars worth of copper wire.
With tax season here, police across the state say this is a busy time for thieves stealing from mailboxes. In Owatonna, 15 people have reported their mail stolen since late last year.
Police in Bloomington are investigating after a series of thefts involving brass fittings that’s been happening throughout the metro and has occurred recently in city parking ramps and businesses.
Minneapolis Police are warning northeast Minneapolis residents after 21 vehicles were stolen since Jan. 1, 2012.
Police are alerting northeast Minneapolis residents after a rash of catalytic converter thefts.
Beltrami authorities are asking for help finding the second suspect in the theft of large quantities of diesel fuel around Bemidji.
Minneapolis Police consider bikes one of the most popular things to steal, but this summer they’ve been especially hot.
Growing your own fruits and veggies takes a lot of time and hard work. But some gardeners in the Twin Cities are going out to pick their veggies only to find someone else beat them to it.