DPS: 2017 Minnesota Crash Fatalities Lowest In 74 YearsState officials said Wednesday preliminary numbers show Minnesota had the lowest number of crash deaths in 2017 in more than 70 years.
New Year’s Celebrations Result In 117 DWI ArrestsThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says that between 6 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday, there were 117 arrests statewide for DWI.
Fire Deaths Spike In Minnesota In 2017We’re not quite done with 2017 yet, but state officials say the number of fire deaths this year is already 30 percent more than in 2016.
Need To Get Help But Can't Call 911? Now You Can TextStarting Tuesday, there's a new way to get emergency help in Minnesota. A new statewide network makes it possible to send a text to 911.
Driver Frustration Increases Months After MNLARS System RolloutProblems at the Minnesota Driver and Vehicle Services continue after the department upgraded its computer system more than three months ago.
DPS: Minnesota Surpasses 200 Deaths On RoadsMinnesota officials say the state surpassed 200 road fatalities over the weekend.
MN DPS Says New License System Up & Running, Despite Auto Dealer WoesThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety says its new $90 million motor vehicle license system is up and running today. That's after a series of glitches caused problems for people getting license tabs and plates. And auto dealers are now reporting problems for new car buyers.
State Patrol, Law Enforcement Cracking Down On SpeedingLaw enforcement from 300 Minnesota agencies have started a speeding enforcement campaign that runs through July 23.
Minnesota Highway Deaths Up Over 100 In 2017The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says more than 100 people have died on state roadways this year.
Good Question: What's Different About REAL ID?Minnesotans will need a higher-security driver's license to board planes starting next year.
Road Fatalities Near 400 In 2016The number of road fatalities in 2016 is quickly approaching 400, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
Extra DWI Enforcement For Holiday Season BeginsStarting Wednesday, and continuing through Dec. 30, the Department of Public Safety said more than 300 law enforcement agencies will be putting extra officers on the road.
DPS: 39 Personalized License Plates RevokedThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety has flagged almost 50 personalized license plates for further review due to their possibly offensive nature -- and moved to revoke 39 of them.
Report Shows Minnesota Traffic Deaths Rose 14 Percent In 2015Numbers released Thursday show there were 411 deaths on Minnesota roads last year, up 14 percent from 2014.
Law Enforcement Cracking Down On Distracted Driving Next WeekPolice agencies across Minnesota will be cracking down on distracted driving with a campaign that launches Monday.