Local News Anchor Assaulted At Light Rail Station In Downtown MinneapolisA local newspaper reports that KSTP -TV anchor Matt Belanger was "struck near the eye with a rock at the Nicollet Mall station," around 9 a.m.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: DOC Officials Deciding Which Prisoners Should Be Released During PandemicPrisons across Minnesota have developed plans to deal with the spread of COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hennepin County Jail Population Cut By 26% After Release Of Low-Risk Inmates To Prevent COVID-19 SpreadProsecutors worked to let go inmates who were waiting for their court appearances, did not have any records of violence, and were in custody for "relatively minor felonies."
Police: Boy Thrown From MOA Balcony Remains HospitalizedThe 5-year-old boy who was thrown from a third-floor balcony at Mall of America Friday is alive and receiving care, according to Bloomington police.
Inmate Who Broke Out Of Hennepin County Jail Pleads GuiltyA serial burglar who broke out of Hennepin County Jail in November has pleaded guilty to an escape charge.
'Piecing It All Together': Authorities Investigate Hennepin County JailbreakAn inmate who escaped from the Hennepin County Jail is back in custody after being on the run for three hours.
Man Taken Into Custody After Breaking Out Of Hennepin Co. Jail A man who escaped from Hennepin County Public Jail custody Wednesday morning has been found.
Law Enforcement Wants More Treatment, Less PrisonAbout 100 area law enforcement and criminal justice leaders met in St. Paul on Thursday to consider alternatives to incarceration.
Inmates With Mental Illness Lack Treatment In MinnesotaA lack of beds in Minnesota's psychiatric facilities is keeping inmates with mental illnesses in jail without access to proper medical treatment.
Woman Charged In Inmate's Fatal Heroin OverdoseA Plymouth woman is charged with murder, accused of providing another inmate at the Hennepin County Jail with a fatal dose of heroin.
Man Arrested, Charged In Robbinsdale MurderA 32-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a Chicago man in Robbinsdale earlier this month.
Hopkins Elementary School Employee Accused Of Touching Multiple GirlsA 54-year-old man is charged with allegedly committing sexual assault while working as an employee at a Hopkins elementary school.
Suspect Arrested In Connection With Eden Prairie Health Club TheftsEden Prairie Police have arrested a Minneapolis man Tuesday in connection with several recent thefts from area fitness centers.
Minneapolis Man Charged In Brutal Sex Assault Of Unconscious WomanA 39-year-old Minneapolis man is in custody after allegedly committing a brutal sexual assault of an unconscious woman. Justin Lee Ironhawk, 39, was charged Friday with first-degree sexual assault for an incident that happened between Jan. 16 and Jan.17, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Brooklyn Park Man Pleads Guilty, Sentenced In Infant Son's Beating DeathA 24-year-old Brooklyn Park man has pleaded guilty to beating his infant son to death for making noise and crying, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced Friday.