Video Shows Hennepin Co. Sheriff Hutchinson Claim He Wasn't Driving After DWI Crash In Dec.Photographs and squad car camera footage taken on the scene of Hennepin County Sheriff David Hutchinson’s DWI crash in early December were released Thursday morning.
Union Representing Hennepin Co. Workers Files Intent To StrikeThe two chapters represent more than 3,500 workers -- including social workers, nurses, legal secretaries, dental hygienists, community health workers, and other representatives.
Hundreds Experiencing Homelessness In Minneapolis Suffering Through Extreme Weather“Not every shelter option is gonna be right for everybody,” Justin LaBeaux said. “Some folks are worried about their belongings. A lot of folks have partners, too, and the shelter systems are mostly single adults.”
Kim Potter Trial, Dec. 13: Jury Presented With Technical Testimonies On Tasers, GunsThere was a lot of technical testimony Monday about processing evidence at the scene -- but the highlight was each side battling to convince the jury of either the differences or the similarities between Kim Potter's Taser and firearm.
Elsa Segura Sentenced To Life In Prison For Aiding In Killing Of Monique BaughA third person has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of release in the 2019 death of real estate agent Monique Baugh.
Peter Berry Indicted For Threats Against Officials, Illegally Possessing FirearmsTh charges stem from a court date Berry allegedly skipped in June. When he called to ask questions about his court appearance, Berry became angry and threatened to "shoot up the place," the U.S. Attorney's Office said.
House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler Enters Race For Hennepin Co. AttorneyThe Democratic majority leader in the Minnesota House is looking for a new challenge.
Hennepin Co. Authorities Recover AR-15 Rifle With 100-Round Drum Magazine In N. Mpls.The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office says an investigation is underway after an AR-15 semiautomatic rifle with a 100-round drum magazine was recovered.
'Every Inmate Deserves A 2nd Chance': New Education Program Aims To Reduce Recidivism In Hennepin Co.Inmates in Minnesota’s most populous county will now have access to “rigorous and robust” education and training courses while incarcerated. Moreover, officials say support for more education will continue once individuals are no longer in custody.
Judge Strikes Minneapolis Police Ballot QuestionA Hennepin County judge struck down the controversial Minneapolis charter amendment ballot question on Tuesday afternoon, saying that it was "unreasonable and misleading."
With Absentee Ballots Set To Go Out In Days, Hennepin Co. Judge Hearing Arguments On Controversial Minneapolis Ballot QuestionHennepin County Judge Jamie Anderson on Monday is hearing arguments on whether a Minneapolis ballot question about the future of policing is too vague and misleading.
Hennepin Co. To Expand Embedded Social Workers To 21 Police Departments By 2022: ‘The Future Of Public Safety’In what is being called the “future of public safety,” Hennepin County officials announced that its embedded social worker program is expanding to a total of 21 police departments countywide.
R. Kelly Sex Abuse Trial Begins In Brooklyn After Dodging Hennepin County ChargesR&B star R. Kelly is a predator who lured girls, boys and young women with his fame and dominated them physically, sexually and psychologically, a prosecutor said Wednesday, while a defense lawyer warned jurors they’ll have to sift through lies from accusers with agendas to find the truth.
Hennepin County Will Require Vaccines For EmployeesMinnesota's most populous county will require vaccines for its employees.
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.