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Students, Staff Locked In Rosemount Middle School Due To Threats

Rosemount Middle School officials have locked the school down after receiving a threatening call Monday morning, according to police.

06/08/2015

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Prosecutor: Terror Suspected Threatened To Kill FBI Agents

Prosecutors say a Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group told an informant he’d kill FBI agents if they tried to stop him, while another told friends he’d “spit on America” at the U.S.-Mexico border.

05/21/2015

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Potential Jihadist Threats Impacting Some Local Brides

A handful of brides in the Twin Cities are scrambling to find a new reception hall after the Fort Snelling Officer’s Club shut down due to heightened security. “Due to increased force protections, the Officer’s Club will remain closed until further notice,” the club’s voice message said.

05/14/2015

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A Look At MOA Security In Wake Of Video Threat

Shoppers at the Mall of America seem undeterred after hearing about a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington shopping mall.

02/23/2015

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Police: Help ID Man Who Made Threats At Grocery Store

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who threatened customers early Sunday morning at an Eden Prairie grocery store. Police say the incident happened at the Cub Foods at 8015 Den Rd. at about 12:30 a.m. The man, who police are calling a person of interest, made derogatory remarks to two customers and then threatened to hurt them.

08/20/2014

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Bloomington Teacher Convicted For Abusing 4 Students

A 60-year-old substitute teacher has been convicted of abusing four students at a Bloomington elementary school last December, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office announced Monday.

12/23/2013

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Esme’s Blog: Why?

That is the question everyone wants to know when it comes to the Boston bombing suspects.

04/20/2013

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Cops: Chisago County Teen Allegedly Created Hit List, And ‘Do Not Kill’ List

A 13-year-old student in the Rush City school system was arrested for allegedly creating a hit list titled “bullies,” and even making a “people that won’t be killed” list, authorities say.

03/15/2013

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Charges: Man Posts Nude Pic Of Teen After She Refuses Sex

An 18-year-old man was charged after police say he posted a nude photo of a 15-year-old girl who refused to have sex with him.

03/11/2013

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Lawmakers Get Violent Emails Over Gun Control

The weekend after a heated debate over gun control, Colorado state Rep. Rhonda Fields was flooded with emails, including some she later told police “disturbed and shocked” her.

03/01/2013

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Sentence Upheld For Minn. Woman In FBI Threat Case

A federal appeals court has upheld a Minnesota woman’s 15-year sentence for threatening to kill two law enforcement officers.

02/19/2013

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Charges: Man Threatens To Shoot Up Coon Rapids Hospital

A 38-year-old Wisconsin man has been accused of threatening to shoot up a Coon Rapids, Minn. hospital earlier this month, according to charges filed.

01/08/2013

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Extra Security At Sleepy Eye, New Ulm Schools After Online Threat

Extra security is now in place with students resuming class in Sleepy Eye and New Ulm Monday. The action was taken after a teenager was arrested for allegedly posting threats on Facebook.

01/07/2013

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NJ Man Accused Of Threatening Bachmann, Jindal

Federal prosecutors say a New Jersey man made threatening phone calls to public officials including Louisiana’s governor and Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann.

12/20/2012

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Rush City Student Arrested, Accused Of Making Threats

A student at Rush City High School in Chisago County is accused of making threats to bomb or “shoot up” his school.

12/18/2012

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Charges: Man Kidnaps Girlfriend, Threatens To Kill Her

A 27-year-old man has been charged with kidnapping, terroristic threats and false imprisonment after police say he trapped his girlfriend in his car and threatened to kill her.

12/13/2012

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Report: Mississippi River In Better Shape But Faces New Threats

The stretch of the Mississippi River that flows through the Twin Cities area is in better shape than it was 40 years ago, but a new report warns of some emerging threats.

09/27/2012

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Hightower’s Girlfriend: We Throw Around ‘Empty Threats’

The woman who has the order of protection against Eric Hightower says he never meant to hurt her.

09/26/2012

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Police: Eagan Man Makes Threats, Cops Safely Quell Situation

A hang-up 911 call Wednesday afternoon led officers to an Eagan residence on the 1700 block of Deerwood Drive where police learned a man was barricaded in the home and had made threats.

08/15/2012

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Witness Claims Threats In Refusal To Testify

A Somali man who refused to testify against gang members in a sex trafficking trial in Nashville told a judge that he was assaulted and informed that gang members would get him if he snitched.

06/07/2012

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MN Man Arrested For Threats Against ND Buildings

A Minnesota man is in federal custody for allegedly threatening buildings in North Dakota’s largest city.

03/12/2012

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Suspect Arrested After Threat Against Staffer

A 22-year-old woman from Alexandria is in custody after an apparent threat against a staff member at St. Michael Middle School East on Tuesday, according to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.

02/07/2012

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Minn. Woman Gets 15 Years For Threatening Agents

A New Prague woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for threatening to kill several law enforcement officers.

01/09/2012

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Student Arrested After Making Threats At Blackduck HS

A student was arrested Wednesday after authorities say they made threatening statements to others at Blackduck High School.

09/29/2011

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Letterman Jokes About Jihad Threat

CBS Late Night Host David Letterman addressed some threats he has received from terrorists.

08/23/2011

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