Spit On Cops And Get Charged In Hennepin County? Depends On Whether You Avoid Their FacesThe Hennepin Country Attorney's Office is changing its policy on cases where someone spits on a law enforcement officer. Under a new policy, anyone accused of spitting on an officer's uniform or boots will not be prosecuted by Hennepin County.
State Patrol Has Turned Over Investigation Into Leneal Frazier's Death To Hennepin County AttorneyMPD officer Brian Cummings was pursuing a carjacking suspect at high speed July 6 when his vehicle and Frazier's collided in the intersection of 41st and Lyndale avenues in north Minneapolis.
Terrance Franklin Killing: BCA Considers Opening Investigation Into Deadly 2013 Minneapolis Police ShootingThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is considering opening an investigation into a fatal 2013 Minneapolis police shooting.
Washington County Attorney's Office Will Make Charging Decision In Fatal Police Shooting Of Daunte WrightA decision on potential prosecution in the fatal police shooting of 20-year-old Daunte Wright will come from the Washington County Attorney's Office.
Dequan Smith, 18, Sentenced To 18 Years For Killing Family Friend Jennifer SwaggertEighteen-year-old Dequan Smith will spend more than 18 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to the murder of family friend Jennifer Swaggert, 39.
Kipp Baldwin To Serve Probation For Airport Copper Thefts
Twin Cities Carjacking Victim Decries 'Slap On The Wrist' For Violent Teen OffenderA Minneapolis carjacking victim says she feels re-traumatized after a judge sentenced her teenaged attacker to house arrest.
Derrick Blanton Gets 8 Years In Prison For Fatally Shooting Father Of Girlfriend's ChildThe 39-year-old was sentenced Thursday in the August 2019 shooting death of 29-year-old Isiah Smith.
New Felony Charges For Minneapolis Man Charged 3 Times Since OctoberA Minneapolis man thrice charged and twice bailed out since October faces a fresh set of charges from the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Chiasher Vue Killing: Freeman Declines To Charge Minneapolis Police OfficersNo Minneapolis police officers will face charges for a deadly encounter with an armed man last December.
St. Louis Park Man Charged With Multiple Tax CrimesA St. Louis Park man has been charged by the Hennepin County Attorney's Office with five felony counts of filing false or fraudulent individual income tax returns, S corporation returns, as well as failing to pay or collect sales tax.
Charges: Edith Okerlund Used Bike To Damage Car Owned By Lawyer Representing Ex-Officer In George Floyd TrialA 24-year-old Minneapolis woman is facing criminal charges in connection to damage caused to a vehicle owned by one of the lawyers representing the former police officers charged in the death of George Floyd.
17-Year-Old Charged In Shooting Of 2 Lacy Johnson Campaign Volunteers In MinneapolisThe Hennepin County Attorney’s office wants to try a 17-year-old Minneapolis boy as an adult in connection to the fatal shooting of a teen and the wounding of a young man outside of a convenience store last Monday.
Giovanni Williams To Serve 20 Years After Plea Deal Reached In Dattreas Stewart Murder TrialGiovanni Williams will serve 20 years in prison after a plea deal was reached Tuesday in the murder of Dattreas Stewart last December at a Brooklyn Center gas station.
Motion Filed To Urge George Floyd Murder Trial Judge To Reinstate Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman To CaseThe Hennepin County Attorney’s office has filed a motion Monday to urge the judge presiding over the George Floyd murder trial to reinstate County Attorney Mike Freeman and three other county lawyers to the case.