Mpls. Police Hiring Outside Help: What Happened, What Comes NextAs violent crime went up in Minneapolis last year, the number of police officers went down. So, two months ago: The city gave the police chief money to hire outside help. The new year came without extra officers on our streets, however. WCCO looked at what happened, and what comes next.
Officer Arik Matson Update: ‘Making Some Huge Strides’ And Speech Is ImprovingWaseca police officer Arik Matson is making huge strides, according to an update to his CaringBridge website.
Off-Duty Hopkins Police Officer Dies In Rogers Bicycle CrashOff-duty Hopkins police officer, Detective Kevin Hegyi, was killed after a bicycle and vehicle collided early in the morning on Aug. 4 in Rogers, police say. Rogers police responded to the serious motor accident just after midnight in the 22600 block of Industrial Boulevard, where the bicycling officer was found unconscious.
Woodbury Officer Suffers Significant Injuries After Squad Rear-Ended By Tow TruckA Woodbury police officer is being hospitalized after his squad car was rear ended by a tow truck early Friday morning.
Police Officer Goes Viral After Buying, Pumping Elderly Woman's GasSeth Kazz, the owner of the station in St. Clair Shores, posted a photo to Facebook on Aug. 31 after the officer went out of his way to make sure the struggling customer got home alright.
Police Officer Jumps Off Highway Overpass To Save Boy's LifeA New York police officer is being praised for her remarkable leap off a highway overpass in order to save a teen who had jumped moments before.
Police Officer Accused Of Kicking Woman Who Was 8 Months PregnantA Florida police officer was arrested after she allegedly kicked a visibly pregnant woman in Miami Beach.
Police Officer Serves College Kid Lesson In Tying Tie -- No TicketA police officer pulled over a speeding student in need, graciously decided to be a human first and a cop second.
City Of Mpls. Sued For Alleged Excessive Force At 4th Precinct ProtestTwo women who protested at the 4th Precinct site are suing the City of Minneapolis and unidentified police officers for allegations of excessive force, according to court documents.
2nd Officer On Leave After Video Showing Teen Being StruckA second officer with the Richfield Police Department has been placed on paid administrative leave after a Twitter video was released that appeared to show the officer hitting a teenager.
Richfield Police Officer Involved In Controversial Video Placed On LeaveThe Richfield Police Department says the officer involved in a controversial Twitter video that appears to show the officer hitting a teenager has been placed on paid administrative leave pending an investigation.
$50K Settlement Reached For Fallen Mendota Heights CopA settlement has been reached in a lawsuit filed by a Mendota Heights police officer, who was later killed during a traffic stop.
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.
Son Of Slain Elk River Police Officer Charged With MurderThe 21-year-old son of an Elk River police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting deaths of his father and older brother.
4 Things To Know: Elk River Cop Killed, Wild Weather Across Nation & MoreThe four stories to know for Monday, May 11, include an Elk River cop shot and killed, wild weather across the nation and more.