Simple Changes To The Home May Mean Burglars Will Stay AwayHome break-ins can leave families feeling vulnerable and police feeling frustrated by how difficult they are to solve. On average, more than 60 houses are broken into across Minnesota every day. Yet, only 15 percent of those cases end with an arrest.
Police: Burglar On Kayak Tries To Flee Officers In AustinPolice had an unusual pursuit in Austin when a burglary suspect tried to flee down the Cedar River in kayak Sunday afternoon. Police say the incident began at around 5 p.m. at the Old Mill Restaurant, which hadn’t opened yet. An employee heard someone in the building and saw two men leaving out the back door.
Mpls. Theater, Police Seek Help Finding BurglarA local theater is seeking the public's help in finding a man who broke into their offices and stole computers and equipment. On May 31, a man broke into the Southern Theater at 1420 Washington Avenue in Minneapolis' Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.
'Singing' Billy Bass Wards Off Fishy BurglarSeems anywhere you turn these days somebody is trying to sell you a security system. But for a Rochester bait store owner, it was an unlikely -- some might even say "obnoxious" -- alarm that saved the day.
Eden Prairie Police Nab Man Suspected Of 60 BurglariesAn Eden Prairie Police surveillance operation led to the arrest of 41-year-old male suspect, believed to have burglarized as many as 60 businesses in the metro.
St. Cloud Family Wakes Up To Burglar, Police Seek SuspectA St. Cloud family woke up to an unwelcome guest on Friday as a burglar was attempting to steal electronics from the home while they were sleeping, according to police.
Metro 'Chronic Burglar' Sentenced To More Than 9 YearsThe Hennepin County District Court sentenced who they call a “chronic burglar” to more than nine years in prison.
Wis. Burglar Targeted Homes Of The Recently Deceased Sheboygan County sheriff's deputies say they've arrested a burglar who targeted homes of the recently deceased and their relatives.
Police: Man Broke Gas Station Door With Log, Took CigsOfficers are looking for a man who burglarized a gas station in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis Police Seek To Identify Garage BurglarPolice are seeking the public's help to identify a man who burglarized over $1,000 worth of bicycles in a Minneapolis garage.
Mpls. Police: Burglar Falls Off Roof, Breaks PelvisPolice in Minneapolis said a man who broke into a business last week, fell off a roof and broke his pelvis.