How Many Police Officers Should A City Have?According to the FBI’s 2016 Uniform Crime Statistics, Minneapolis has 20.3 officers per 10,000 people. Cities of similar size, like Tulsa and Oakland, have 18.4 and 17.6, respectively.
Ramsey County Sheriff Seeks Public's Help Identifying Assault, Burglary SuspectThe Ramsey County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a man they believe could be responsible for three sexual assaults and a burglary in St. Paul.
Survey: Quarter Of Women At UW-Madison Sexually AssaultedMore than a quarter of University of Wisconsin-Madison undergraduate women who responded to a new survey say they've been sexually assaulted.
Arrest Made In Shooting Outside Blaine WalmartBlaine police say someone is in custody in connection to the shooting Monday morning in a Walmart parking lot.
ACLU Sues Worthington For Arrest That Left Man With Nearly $150K In Medical BillsA lawsuit against a southern Minnesota city and its police department alleges that excessive force was used in an arrest earlier this year, leaving a man with several broken bones and nearly $150,000 in medical bills.
Dakota Co. Attorney: Dustin Bilderback Pleads Guilty To Shooting 2 South St. Paul Police OfficersDustin Bilderback, 34, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of first-degree attempted murder in connection with the shooting of two South St. Paul police officers two summers ago.
Charges: Deja Harper, Waymon Murphy Allegedly Poison Baby With FentanylA St. Louis Park couple is facing charges after they allegedly poisoned their baby with fentanyl.
Long Recovery Ahead For Cecilia And Jacob Speranzella, Teen Siblings Struck By CarjackerWCCO has an update on a sister and brother hit by a suspected carjacker two weeks ago Monday.
This Week Marks One Year Since The Jayme Closs Case Captured The Nation's AttentionThis week marks one year since Jayme Closs was kidnapped and her parents were murdered in their western Wisconsin home.
Blaine Police: Man Hurt In Early Morning Shooting At Walmart Parking LotAuthorities in the north metro say a man was injured in an early Monday morning shooting outside a Walmart.
Family, Volunteers Honor Young Man Killed In Shooting More Than 2 Years AgoRichfield police say witnesses saw four people drive from the scene after then 24-year-old Jonathan O'Shaughnessy was fatally shot more than two years ago.
Agents Say Glenwood Woman Bilked Government Out Of BenefitsAuthorities say a onetime U.S. Postal Service employee in western Minnesota cheated the government out of more than $100,000 in federal disability benefits by claiming she had a workforce injury while at the same time competing in dog agility events.
Family Remembers Earl Lorenzo Farley 20 Years After Unsolved DeathAfter 20 years, there is still no justice for a family in St. Paul. Earl Lorenzo Farley was an only son and father to four boys. The 28-year-old was killed in a hit-and-run along University Avenue West this month two decades ago.
Des Moines Police: Found Human Remains Result Of HomicidePolice have confirmed that human remains found at a homeless camp near downtown Des Moines was the result of a homicide. Station KCCI reports that police confirmed the homicide investigation Friday.
Drunken Driver Sentenced To 7 Years In Fatal CrashA drunken driver who fled from a fatal crash in Milwaukee has been sentenced to seven years in prison. The Journal Sentinel reports 30-year-old Dennis Thomas Jr. was sentenced Thursday but avoided a homicide conviction because the other driver had gone through a stop sign.