Twin Cities Carjacking Crisis: A Closer Look At The Data“There isn’t a perception to not do this crime because people aren’t worried about the consequences when they do,” said St. Paul Police Assistant Chief Robert Thomasser.
Charges: 33-Year-Old Minneapolis Man Used Hammer, Knife To Kill FatherA 33-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of using a hammer and knife to kill his own father inside their home last week.
Hennepin Co. Attorney Launches HEALS 2.0 Partnership To Halt Crime SurgeMayors, police chiefs, attorneys and other Twin Cities leaders are joining forces to try stop the surge in crime.
3 Teenagers Charged In Edina And St. Louis Park CarjackingsThree teenagers have been charged Monday in connection to two carjackings in Edina and St. Louis Park.
Hennepin County To Step Up Carjacking ProsecutionsTwo Hennepin County attorneys have been designated to specifically handle the rising number of carjacking cases in the Twin Cities.
Attorney Convicted Of Swindling Thousands From Drug Case ClientThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office convicted Kristi McNeilly, criminal defense attorney, Monday of theft-by-swindle for taking $15,000 from one of her clients in November 2018.
Charges Dropped Against Man Accused Of Murdering Minneapolis Toddler Since Key Witnesses UnavailableDays before the start of his trial, charges have been dropped against a man accused of murdering a toddler during a gun battle in north Minneapolis in 2016.
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.