Brooklyn Park Officer Recovering After Falling Through Ceiling A Brooklyn Park Police officer is in the hospital with very serious head injuries after falling through an attic floor Tuesday night.
Ramsey Co. Deputy Caught Abusing K-9 On Camera Is Back At WorkA Ramsey County sheriff’s deputy caught on surveillance cameras abusing his K-9 partner is now back on the job.
Ask A Minnesota Expert: Tips For House Training Your DogDoggone, he's done it again! Sometimes man's best friend, although adorable, can become too frisky. But you needn't be a dog whisperer to get to know your dog and teach them new tricks. Dog expert Lisa Fabish has advice for you and your K-9 soul mate.
Deputy Sues Henn. Co. Sheriff For Retaliation After Questioning MoraleA deputy is suing the Hennepin County Sheriff, claiming his K-9 was taken away after he questioned department morale. The exchange was caught on camera at a union meeting last summer when Sheriff Rich Stanek was seeking re-election.
Officers Learn First Aid Skills To Help K-9 PartnersThere is a certain type of police officer who is more prone to injuries that others -- K-9s. The University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine is trying to remedy that. They offered a new course for officers from all over the metro.
Sheriff: Ramsey Co. Deputy Caught On Camera Abusing K-9A Ramsey County Sheriff's deputy faces criminal charges after he was caught on surveillance cameras abusing his K-9 partner at a Carlton casino. The Carlton County Sheriff's Office says 48-year-old Brett Arthur Berry was at Black Bear Casino on June 14 and 15 for a canine training and certification event.
State Patrol K-9 With Impressive Drug-Seizing Career RetiresA furry, four-legged officer is calling it a day after an impressive career. The Minnesota State Patrol says 10-year-old K-9 officer Arco is retiring after eight years on duty.
911 Dispatcher Creates First-Aid Kits For K-9 OfficersPolice canines are usually the first members of law enforcement to enter a dangerous situation. Members of law enforcement tell WCCO that caring for K-9s is quite expensive. Plymouth Police Officer Matt Gliniany says it costs roughly $13,000 to raise and care for a typical police dog.
Apple Valley Brothers Save Police K-9 From DrowningTwo Apple Valley brothers are being praised for helping rescue a dog who fell through the ice in Red Wing. But this wasn't just any dog.
Firing Of Police Canine Raises Questions About RetributionQuestions have been raised about why the Hennepin County Sheriff's Department took one of its top canines off the street.
Recently Retired Edina Police K-9 Dies Of CancerLess than two weeks after retiring, a K-9 dog with the Edina Police Department died of cancer. Edina Police officials said "Diesel" was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer and died on Saturday.
Crystal Police Squad Car Window Smashed With K-9 InsideCrystal Police are asking for the public's help in finding the person responsible for throwing a 40-pound brick through the window of a squad car -- which had a K-9 officer inside. Police say the incident happened early Saturday morning in the police department parking lot.
St. Paul Police Remember Officers Killed 20 Years AgoSt Paul Police Commander John Bandemer remembers the events of Aug. 26, 1994 like it was yesterday. He was off duty when two officers and a K-9 were shot. That morning, police were called to check on a "slumper" -- a person found asleep in a vehicle. Officer Ron Ryan Jr. approached the vehicle, woke up the driver and obtained his identification.
Man Who Stabbed Good Samaritan Arrested After 8-Hour ManhuntA 71-year-old man is hospitalized after being stabbed Thursday night by a Redby, Minn. man he had just let use his phone, leading to an eight-hour manhunt in Beltrami County. Sheriff Phil Hodapp says 23-year-old Orland James Spears showed up at the front door of Mert Scripture's home in Grant Township just before 9:30 p.m. and asked to use his phone.
Awarded Cass County Police Dog DiesA police dog who was responsible for finding more than 20 pounds of narcotics and assisting in the arrests of numerous suspects has died. The Cass County Sheriff's Office announced that Portos, a German Shepherd, died on Tuesday afternoon.