Hennepin Co. Warrant Sweep Underway; Fugitives Urged To SurrenderThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office began a warrant sweep Thursday, and it's urging those with active warrants to surrender themselves.
Phone Scammer Posing As Ramsey Co. Sheriff’s OfficeThe Ramsey County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to beware of calls from a scam artist posing as a member of the sheriff's office. Officials say several citizens have reported receiving phone calls from someone asking them to settle up unpaid warrants by placing money on a prepaid card.
Man Accused In Officer Shooting May Have Gotten Breaks From The LawThe man charged with shooting and killing a Mendota Heights police officer is being called a career criminal. Brian Fitch Sr. is accused of shooting and killing Officer Scott Patrick during a routine traffic stop in West St. Paul Wednesday afternoon. Fitch had three outstanding warrants during the alleged shooting.
2 Arrested After Chase, Suspected BurglariesA 26-year-old man was arrested Monday, after leading police on a chase from St. Paul to Cottage Grove, Minn. Officials say the man had multiple felony warrants out for his arrest.
Hennepin Co. Authorities Conducting Warrant SweepThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office, along with more than a dozen other agencies, are doing a countywide warrant sweep. Their message: Give up now and you might be home for the holidays.
Tattoo Is What Gave Away Wanted Man's IdentityA tattoo helped Chaska police discover that a man, wanted on multiple warrants, was lying about his identity.