House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler Enters Race For Hennepin Co. AttorneyThe Democratic majority leader in the Minnesota House is looking for a new challenge.
DFL House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler Announces Hennepin County Attorney CandidacyIn a statement, Winkler said if elected, he will make addressing violent crime a top priority, along with police accountability.
Former Chief Public Defender Mary Moriarty Announces Campaign For Hennepin County AttorneyHennepin County's former chief public defender is now running to be its top prosecutor.
Hennepin Co. Attorney Mike Freeman Will Not Seek Re-Election: ‘It’s Time To Move On’Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says he will not be seeking re-election after over 20 years in the position.
Mai Vang Sentenced To 4 Years, 6 Months In Prison For Farming Fraud SchemeA 51-year-old woman has been sentenced to over four years in prison for an elaborate farming fraud scheme that stole nearly half a million dollars from the Minnesota Hmong community, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Wednesday.
Minneapolis Landlord Found Guilty of PerjuryA Minneapolis landlord has been found guilty in Hennepin County District Court for lying to cover up the poor conditions of his building.
'I Am Determined To Reclaim My Health': Mike Freeman To Enter Alcohol TreatmentHennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says he will enter an alcohol treatment program after announcing last week he was taking a medical leave of absence.
Hennepin Co. Att'y Mike Freeman Taking Leave To 'Deal With Health Issues'The announcement follows allegations made against Freeman concerning his alleged inappropriate behavior at a community event at the Urban League of Minneapolis Thursday evening.
Jerry Curry Sentenced To 30 Years For Abusing Disabled DaughtersA Minneapolis man was sentenced Wednesday for crimes he committed against his two mentally disabled daughters.
Protests Interrupt Hennepin Co.'s Press Conference On Blevins ShootingThe Hennepin County Attorney’s Office press conference discussing the shooting of Thurman Blevins was cut short Monday due to protests.
Man Involved In Brooklyn Center Walmart Shooting Sentenced To ProbationThe third man involved in a shooting at a Brooklyn Center Walmart was sentenced to probation and one year in a county work house.
U.S. Appeals Court Rules Against 'Please ID Me' Buttons At Polling PlacesA federal appeals court ruled a Minnesota law banning political apparel at polling places does not infringe on First Amendment rights.
Hennepin County To Continue Program Giving Young Curfew Violators A BreakThe program started in June of 2016 and diverts all curfew cases from court unless the youth already had a pending juvenile delinquency case.
Fraudulent Tax Preparer Captured In Indiana, Sentenced To 46 MonthsA Minneapolis woman who pleaded guilty to 17 counts of tax crimes was finally captured in Indiana after nearly a month on the run.
Teen Sentenced To 25 Years For Beating Death Of 2-Year-OldA Hennepin County District Judge handed down the sentence -- which was double the sentencing guidelines -- to Cody Feran-Baum in the death of 2-year-old Sophia O'Neill, his girlfriend's daughter. Police say the girl died of internal injuries after Feran-Baum kicked and stomped her.