St. Paul Firefighter's Cancer Death Ruled To Have Been In Line Of DutyA St. Paul firefighter's death of cancer last year is considered by the state to have been in the line of duty.
State Patrol Hasn’t Added More Troopers To Monitor Roads In 16 Years, Top DPS Official SaysMinnesota needs more State Patrol troopers on its highways to curb speeding and fatal crashes, Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington told lawmakers Tuesday.
'No Credible Threats' To Minnesota State Capitol; Safety Officials Are 'Alert' And 'Prepared' Ahead Of InaugurationGov. Tim Walz and other state and local leaders gave an update on security concerns and plans at the Minnesota State Capitol on Friday afternoon.
ACLU Lawsuit Alleges Law Enforcement Used Excessive Force During George Floyd ProtestsProtesters were teargassed, pepper-sprayed, and shot with foam bullets and flashbangs without warning or orders to leave, the suit claims.
'Hindsight Is So Clear': State Patrol, DPS Questioned By Minnesota Senate GOP In Columbus Statue HearingThree people could face criminal charges in connection with pulling down the Christopher Columbus statue outside the Minnesota State Capitol in June.
Protesters Topple Christopher Columbus Statue At Minnesota State CapitolA group of protesters pulled down a statue of Christopher Columbus Wednesday outside the Minnesota State Capitol.
Peaceful Protest Groups In Mpls. And St. Paul Arrested; 2nd Peaceful Mpls. Group Gathers At Site Of George Floyd's Death Post-CurfewFor the third straight day, Minneapolis and St. Paul entered a mandatory curfew at 8 p.m., but three groups of peaceful protesters remained after it went into effect.
Tanker Truck Drives Into Minneapolis George Floyd Protesters On I-35W Bridge; Driver In CustodyThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says a tanker truck driver is in custody after speeding through marchers protesting the death of George Floyd on the Interstate 35W Bridge in Minneapolis Sunday.
Working Group Explores Methods For Reducing Deadly-Force Encounters Involving MN PoliceIt’s under the direction of Minnesota Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington and Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison.
Together Again: 1980 'Miracle On Ice' Team Celebrates 40th AnniversaryTo commemorate the 40th anniversary the teammates are boarding a Sun Country Airlines flight for a fitting weekend celebration in Las Vegas.
State Panel Works To Prevent Officer-Involved Shootings“60% of officer involved shootings happen in greater Minnesota so part of this conversation needs to happen in greater Minnesota."
Minnesota DMV To Change Drivers Test Appointment Scheduling In 2020More changes are coming for people trying to get their driver's licenses in Minnesota. You can now book appointments up to six months in advance.
Panel To Study Police Shootings, Search Out SolutionsNothing has ignited more heated protest and public debate in recent years than officer-involved shootings.
Serious Crimes Happening On Light-Rail Trains, PlatformsTo check out a breakdown of the crimes happening on each light rail stop, look at our interactive map.
Mpls. NAACP Calls For Investigation Of Force Used In Light Rail ArrestThe Minneapolis NAACP is calling for changes to law enforcement practices following the arrest of a black man on the light rail last Wednesday. Video surfaced of 21-year-old Draon Armstrong being slammed to the ground during his arrest on the Green Line at Target Field Station on July 8.