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Man’s Tattoo Threatens Cop, Lands Him In Jail

A Minnesota man is in jail because of a Facebook picture of what police call a threatening tattoo.

11/08/2012

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Firing Protocol Lessens Chance Of Workplace Violence

What happened last Thursday at Accent Signage Systems in Minneapolis sent shivers through every small business and corporate boardroom.

10/02/2012

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Good Question: Are We More Violent Than Before?

From the movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colo. to Sunday’s temple attack outside Milwaukee, Wis. — two mass shootings in two weeks have raised a lot of Good Questions.

08/06/2012

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E.J. Henderson Joins Mayor’s Fight Against Illegal Guns

Former Minnesota Vikings linebacker E.J. Henderson will join Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak in his fight against illegal-gun violence in the city.

07/30/2012

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Mpls. Begins Crackdown On Sunday Night 18-Plus Clubs

Minneapolis police are cracking down on violent crimes on the worst crime day of the week: Sunday.

07/22/2012

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Minneapolis Peace Activist Calling It Quits

This summer, there has been a lot of violence in the news. Just on Sunday evening in Minneapolis alone, police are trying to find the gunman responsible for the city’s 16th deadly shooting this year.

07/15/2012

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‘MAD DADS’ Calling On Men To Step Up & Stop Violence

Community leaders are coming together in the aftermath of the death of a little boy, and hoping that people can work together for change.

07/01/2012

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5 Arrested In Fights After Concert At Mpls. Club

Five people were arrested early Monday morning at a downtown Minneapolis nightclub following a concert performance. According to police, the arrests happened after a series of fights that broke out at Epic nightclub at about 2 a.m.

04/30/2012

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4 Murders In 2 Days: Brooklyn Park Police Address Violence

In about a 48-hour span, four people have been killed in a Brooklyn Park suburb. Now, police are meeting with residents to talk about the homicides – and offer solutions to the violence.

04/11/2012

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Mpls. Police Ponder 8 P.M. Curfew After Youth Mob Attacks

There have been six mob attacks, in all, since February. Now, Police are now wondering if an 8 o’clock curfew keeping anyone 17 and under from two downtown streets will stop the violence.

03/31/2012

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Rally Against Violence In North Minneapolis Saturday

A call to action will be held in North Minneapolis on Saturday after gun violence took another life earlier this week.

03/17/2012

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Groups Hold Anti-Gun Vigils In Mpls., Duluth

Community groups in Minneapolis and Duluth are holding events Sunday to call for an end to gun violence.

01/08/2012

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Vigil Held For Boy Killed By Stray Bullet

Friends and neighbors would rather be celebrating the new year with Terrell Mayes Jr., than remembering the life of the 3-year-old who died after being hit in the head by a stray bullet.

12/31/2011

Violence In Sports

Good Question: Why Do We Like Violence In Sports?

The New York Times has been writing about Derek Boogaard’s role as a fighter on the ice and how it affected him. It got us wondering about big fights and hits on the ice and on the field.

12/05/2011

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Summit To End Violence In Minnesota

More than 600 people are taking part in a day-long summit to end violence in Minnesota.

08/23/2011

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