Hennepin Co. Sheriff Warns Of Phone Scheme Where Callers Impersonate Officers, Threaten Arrest Over Fake FinesThe Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to beware of a reported phone scheme where callers are impersonating the sheriff’s office -- even Sheriff David Hutchinson himself -- and saying people will be arrested if they don’t pay a fake fine.
Minneapolis Residents Voice Crime Concerns To Police Chief, Sheriff As City Reaches 50th Homicide Of 2021Minneapolis families had the opportunity to take their safety concerns directly to the chief of police Monday evening.
Child Killed In Lake Minnetonka Jet Ski Crash, Sheriff SaysAuthorities say a child was killed in a jet ski crash early Wednesday evening on Lake Minnetonka.
BCA 'Not Aware' Of Video Of Winston Smith Shooting; Won't Identify Undercover Officers Who FiredThe BCA is asking anyone who captured video of the shooting to contact investigators.
Sheriffs Of Ramsey, Hennepin Counties Pull Deputies From US Marshals Fugitive Task Force Until Body Cams Are AllowedThe sheriffs of Minnesota's two largest counties say they are pulling their deputies from the U.S. Marshals Service's Fugitive Task Force until body cameras are allowed.
Amid Streak Of Violence, What Are Leaders Doing To Keep Minneapolis Safe?Mayor Jacob Frey and Chief Medaria Arradondo gathered once again Saturday with faith and community leaders to talk about what must be done about recent violence.
Boy In Critical Condition After Near-Drowning In Downtown Minneapolis Hotel PoolA 4-year-old boy is in critical condition after being rescued from a hotel pool in downtown Minneapolis Thursday afternoon.
Hundreds March In Minneapolis Against 'Nonsense Killing' Of Dolal IddHundreds shut down a busy south Minneapolis intersection Sunday afternoon while demanding justice for 23-year-old Dolal Idd.
Mpls. Police Hiring Outside Help: What Happened, What Comes NextAs violent crime went up in Minneapolis last year, the number of police officers went down. So, two months ago: The city gave the police chief money to hire outside help. The new year came without extra officers on our streets, however. WCCO looked at what happened, and what comes next.
Carjacking Crackdown: Minneapolis Police Chief, Henn. Co. Sheriff Announce 41 ArrestsThe Minneapolis Police Department and the Hennepin County Sheriff's office say they have joined forces to arrest 50 people in an operation to crack down on carjackings in the city.
Thin Ice Warning Issued In Hennepin CountyDue to warm weather, the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is asking people to stay off the lakes and ponds over the weekend.
Minneapolis City Council Votes To Contract With Outside Agencies To Assist MPDMinneapolis City Council has narrowly voted to contract with outside agencies to help the Minneapolis Police Department.
Sheriff: Another Weekend Of Drag Racing Crackdowns Across The MetroAuthorities in Hennepin County say they once again joined forces with several law enforcement partners to crackdown on drag racing occurring around the metro.
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office Working With FBI To Monitor And Respond To Data Breach Over The SummerThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) is working with the FBI to monitor and respond to a web service breach after information from more than 200 police departments, fusion centers and other U.S. law enforcement agencies was compromised this summer.
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.