Police Investigate Shooting Near 15th And NicolletMinneapolis police believe two men were shot early Friday morning near 15th and Nicollet in Minneapolis.
St. Paul Robbery Suspect Arrested After Pursuit Ends With Crash In MinneapolisNegotiations finished Wednesday evening after a police pursuit of a robbery suspect in St. Paul ended with a crash in Minneapolis.
'I’m Optimistic It’s Not Going To Be Tough', Minneapolis Police Works To Recruit More OfficersIt's a problem in most major cities across the country, finding recruits to fill the ranks of its police departments. Minneapolis Police have made fewer arrests for crime so far this year than they have in the past four years. Many believe having 200 fewer officers on the street is a major factor in the decrease in enforcement.
Original Police Statement Contradicts Video Footage In Chauvin CaseMoments after former officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder in George Floyd’s death, copies of the original Minneapolis police statement began recirculating on social media.
Night Before Chauvin Trial, Al Sharpton, George Floyd's Family To Hold Rally In MinneapolisRev. Al Sharpton and the family of George Floyd are leading a prayer vigil and rally Sunday night before the start of the Derek Chauvin trial Monday morning.
Diverse Jury In Derek Chauvin Trial Catches Activist's AttentionThe jury that will decide the fate of a white former Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd’s death is unusually diverse by local standards, and that’s boosting activists’ hopes for a rare conviction.
Man Who Lost Eye In May 31 Protest Sues City Of Mpls. For More Than $10MA protester who suffered a serious eye injury in the unrest following George Floyd’s death has filed a lawsuit against the City of Minneapolis, including the police chief and multiple officers.
After Encounter With Boyfriend Led To Administration Of Ketamine, Minneapolis Woman Accuses Hennepin Healthcare EMS And MPD Of Racism"This happened because Max is a 6' 5" Black man," Abby Wulfing wrote in a Facebook post. "I believe that police brutality and racism is more of a health risk to Max than his Type 1 diabetes."
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.
'The Truths I Tell Are An Inconvenience': Rep. Ilhan Omar Unapologetic, Unfazed In Her Quest For 2nd TermMinnesota Representative Ilhan Omar is one of the highest-profile members of Congress. The Democrat swept to victory in the fifth District two years ago, but now faces a well-funded challenger in next month's primary.
Minneapolis City Council Members Announce Intent To Defund, Dismantle MPDOn Sunday, nine Minneapolis City Council members announced their commitment to dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department.
Minneapolis Police Near End Of Body Camera Testing ProgramThe Minneapolis Police Department is in the final stages of its body camera test program. Thirty-six officers from three different precincts volunteered to test and evaluate the cameras.
Minneapolis Police Warn Of Scam Using MPD's Phone NumberMinneapolis police are warning the public of a scam that uses the department's phone number. Police say they've received reports from people who said they were contacted by someone claiming to be with the IRS. The caller ID shows the Fifth Precinct main number: 612-673-5705.
Police Reality Show ‘The First 48’ Returns To MinneapolisThe hit A & E reality TV show "The First 48" returns to Minneapolis this week to follow around some of the city's homicide investigators. Minneapolis Police say they are excited to welcome back the show, which has featured the city's investigators before in several episodes. It has been a few years since their last appearance.
Extra Officers Walk North Minneapolis StreetsA day after gunfire claimed another life in north Minneapolis, police are making their presence known. Officers are out of their cars and walking the beat, interacting with people in the latest effort to stop the violence.