Joseph Porter Sentenced To 20 Years For Girlfriend's Strangulation DeathTwenty-six-year-old Joseph Porter was sentenced to more than 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to murdering his girlfriend in January of last year.
Hennepin Co. Attorney: Sayoc's Charges In Minnesota Would Not Have Put Him Behind BarsHennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman issued a statement about the man who allegedly mailed several bombs to public figures last week and the decades-old charges the man once faced in Minnesota.
'Next Time It Could Be You': NAACP Responds To Decision In Thurman Blevins Shooting The Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP is calling the decision not to charge the officers who shot and killed Thurman Blevins the continuation of a system that doesn't value the lives of black men.
'He Pleaded & Begged For His Life': Relatives Say Blevins Wasn't A ThreatThe family of Thurman Blevins came to the County Attorney's press conference to hear the truth and call for justice, but instead, they say what they heard made them angry.
Protests Interrupt Hennepin Co.'s Press Conference On Blevins ShootingThe Hennepin County Attorney’s Office press conference discussing the shooting of Thurman Blevins was cut short Monday due to protests.
Hennepin Co. Leaders Working To Keep Juveniles Out Of JailLeaders in Hennepin County are trying to keep teenagers out of jail.
Local Officials, Students Appear In Ads For Tighter Gun Control You may have noticed a new series of TV ads promoting tougher gun control measures in Minnesota. The ads feature Minnesota students, law enforcement officers, and a mother who owns a gun. They're trying to influence Minnesota lawmakers and voters.
In Damond Shooting Trial, A Tough Prosecution AheadThis is believed to be only the second time an on-duty officer has been charged in a shooting in Minnesota.
Neighbors, Friends Of Justine Damond Rally After Officer Charged In ShootingJustine Damond's neighbors and friends are coming together to provide comfort and support.
Mpls. NAACP Praises Noor Charges, Notes 'Vastly Different Outcomes' In Jamar Clark CaseThe Minneapolis NAACP says Justine Damond's death at the hands of a Minneapolis Police officer has led to "earth-shattering moments" in the city.
Decision On Justine Damond Shooting Won't Come Before 2018The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office says it’s yet to reach a decision on whether or not to charge a Minneapolis police officer for the shooting death of Justine Damond.
Justine Damond's Family Questions Investigation After Freeman CommentsDamond's father John Ruszczyk says her family was deeply concerned about the possibility "the initial investigation was not done properly."