Thefts

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Man Charged With Purse Thefts At Day Care

A 29-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of stealing purses from the cars of mothers dropping their children off at a Lakeville day care.

11/22/2011

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More Vehicle Break-Ins In St. Paul, Police Caution Drivers

St. Paul Police are encouraging drivers to take simple steps to avoid having their valuables stolen from their parked cars.

03/28/2011

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Minn. Man Gets 4 Months For Underwear Thefts

A Fergus Falls man accused of stealing thongs and other articles of women’s underwear over a period of a year has been convicted on burglary and stalking charges.

03/26/2011

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Man Pleads Guilty To DNR ‘Wall Of Shame’ Theft

A man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to stealing more than 20 mounted animals and other items from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

02/17/2011

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Violent Crime Down Across The Board In Mpls. In 2011

New statistics out Wednesday show most crimes in Minneapolis are down.

02/02/2011

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Police Want Help Identifying Credit Card Thieves

Burnsville Police need the public’s help finding a man and woman they think are responsible for taking purses from cars and then using the stolen credit cards and debit cards.

01/14/2011

Lee Lemond, 28, of Apple Valley and Colin Udvig, 24, of Bloomington, face two counts each of theft. (credit: Dakota County)

2 Men Charged In Alleged Best Buy Thefts

Two men are facing theft charges after police say they allegedly stole more than $10,000 of merchandise from Best Buy — where one of the men worked as a loss prevention specialist — and sold it on the Internet.

01/03/2011

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Former Employee Charged For Thefts From Habitat From Humanity

A former employee of the local Habitat for Humanity is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from a building materials store he managed for the nonprofit organization.

12/16/2010

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What Thieves May Be Looking For At Park-And-Rides

In the past year, there have been ten catalytic converter thefts from park-and-ride lots — eight of them in the past month. Those are the ones Metro Transit police know about. They think the number might be higher.

11/04/2010

Stolen Cell Phones Sold On Internet

A 42 year old Minneapolis man has been has admitted he stole cell phones from his employer and sold them  on eBay.

09/18/2010

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