Cop Cameras Could Cut Back On Complaints, 'Use Of Force'Some Minneapolis city leaders believe fitting police officers with cameras on their uniforms can save the city money and protect officers from frivolous complaints. On Thursday, council members Betsy Hodges, Gary Schiff and Cam Gordon showed the body cameras to members of the media.
Man Sentenced For Shooting At 2 Cops After Fight With BrotherA 41-year-old West St. Paul man has been sentenced for shooting at two police officers after a fight at his home with his brother Sunday morning, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
No Charges Filed Against 2 Mpls. Cops In Green Bay IncidentNo charges will be filed against two Minneapolis police officers who got into a fight in Green Bay, Wis. earlier this summer.
Wis. Authorities Chasing Fugitive CopA Wisconsin sheriff said a man who made his career catching bad guys is now one himself. The Barron County Sheriff's office said Waupun officer Brad Young broke into a Green Lake restaurant yesterday, and drove off in a stolen car.
Mpls Bicycle Police Give Children Two-Wheeled GiftsAfter some Minneapolis bicycle police officers stopped to help a woman fix her car, the cops noticed her children didn't have many toys, including bikes. After using some private funds put aside for bike safety, the officers brought five new bikes the children on Tuesday.
Waukesha Police: Man Bites Another Man's Ear OffWaukesha police say a 24-year-old man bit off the ear of a 47-year-old man. Police Sgt. David Wanner says the suspect has been arrested on suspicion of mayhem. He says the attack happened Friday afternoon, and that the two men were not related.
Donations & Help Flood In For Nonprofit Down On Its LuckWhat a difference a day can make. On Monday, Vadnais Heights nonprofit TSE, which employs those who are developmentally disabled, was dealing with their trailer being stolen, and it was filled with lawnmowers and other important grooming equipment.
Help A Vadnais Heights Nonprofit Find Its Stolen Trailer Worth $6,000Someone is stealing from a group that already has to deal with a lot of challenges in life. TSE is a non-profit in Vadnais Heights, and it helps find jobs for people with developmental disabilities.
New Hope Police: Man Found Dead In Car With Gunshot WoundsNew Hope police are investigating after finding a dead body inside a car late Thursday night. According to the New Hope Police Department, the victim was discovered at 8:30 p.m. on the 7600 block of Bass Lake Road.
Cops: About 160 Arrested For DWI In Largest-Ever CrackdownAbout 160 preliminary DWI arrests were made statewide Friday night as part of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety's push for the largest ever state crackdown on driving under the influence.
FBI Shares Shooting Response Tips With Minn. Cops The FBI's Minneapolis division is talking with state and local law officers about lessons the bureau has learned in active shooting situations around the country — with the goal of helping first responders be ready for anything.