Minneapolis Man Charged With Smuggling Heroin Into Hennepin County JailA 33-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with smuggling heroin into the Hennepin County Jail and giving it to three inmates who overdosed, but did not die.
Sheriff: Man, 23, Dies Days After Apparent Suicide Attempt In Hennepin County JailA 23-year-old inmate at the Hennepin County Jail has died several days after suffering injuries in an apparent suicide attempt, according to the sheriff’s office.
Joshua Fury, Minneapolis Man Who Pleaded Guilty To Killing Wife Maria Pew, Commits Suicide In JailMedical examiners say Joshua Fury, who pleaded guilty afer killing his wife Maria Pew a few months ago, committed suicide in jail Saturday night.
Ex-MPD Officer Derek Chauvin Moved To Second Detention Facility In Same Day Due To COVID-19 ConcernsChauvin was seen in a now viral Facebook video holding his knee down on Floyd's neck for minutes on end as Floyd pleaded, "I can't breathe."
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.