Police: Man Drags Hutchinson Officer With Car, Hits Him With Hammer After Face Mask DisputeHutchinson police say a 61-year-old man is in custody after allegedly dragging an officer with his vehicle while simultaneously striking him with a hammer following a dispute about face masks at a Menards store.
Minneapolis, St. Paul Won't Impose Curfews Wednesday Night; Brooklyn Center And Others WillMinneapolis and St. Paul will not impose mandatory curfews Wednesday evening, after curfews were called Monday and Tuesday nights in the wake of the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.
Derek Chauvin Trial: Morries Hall, Friend Of George Floyd, Refuses To TestifyA friend of George Floyd who was with him the night he died won't testify at the trial of the former Minneapolis police officer charged in his death, the judge overseeing the case ruled Wednesday.
Judge Cahill Denies Request To Acquit Derek Chauvin In George Floyd's DeathRequests for an acquittal are routinely made midway through a trial and are usually denied.
Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliott Suddenly Thrust Into Debate Over PolicingMike Elliott is among many who celebrated his election as mayor of Brooklyn Center as the beginning of a new era, marking the first time one of Minnesota's most racially diverse places would be led by a person of color. Elliott, a Black man who had emigrated from Liberia as a child, was almost giddy in talking about his plans for multicultural city hall.
79 People Arrested Following Third Night Of Protests Over Daunte Wright's KillingMore than 60 people were arrested following a third night of protesters clashing with police in Brooklyn Center over the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.
Police: Woman Found Dead In St. Paul ApartmentSt. Paul police are investigating the city's 10th homicide of the year Tuesday evening in the North End neighborhood.
Derek Chauvin Trial, April 13: Defense's Expert Witness Says Use Of Force Against George Floyd 'Justified'For the first time since the start of the murder trial for Derek Chauvin, jurors heard witnesses say Tuesday the former police officer did the right thing.
Daunte Wright Shooting: Minneapolis, St. Paul Among Metro Cities Voluntarily Extending CurfewMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says he will not be mandating an extension of the curfew that was put in place Monday following the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.
'The Only Lawful Decision Was Made': Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake Won't Face ChargesBlake was shot by Kenosha Officer Rusten Sheskey in August while Blake was about to get into an SUV during a domestic dispute. Blake was shot seven times.
Daunte Wright Killing: Officer Kim Potter, Police Chief Resign; Potter May Soon Face Criminal ChargesMike Elliott, the city's first Black mayor, announced Monday night that the City Council had fired the city manager and voted to give the mayor's office “command authority” over the police force.