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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.