Minneapolis City Leaders To Launch Off-Duty Police TaskforceMinneapolis city leaders are launching a new off-duty police taskforce on Wednesday.
Brooklyn Center Police Investigate A Fatal Shooting At Pump N Munch Gas StationPolice in a Minneapolis suburb are investigating a fatal shooting at a gas station.
Robbinsdale Police Investigate Car Burglary With 4-Year-Old Child InsideThe Robbinsdale Police Department responded to a report of a car theft with a child inside.
Police: 1 Man Fatally Shot In St. Paul's North End Neighborhood Sunday NightOne person is dead after a shooting near the intersection of Rice Street and West Wayzata Street in St. Paul Sunday around 5 p.m., the St. Paul Police Department said. Police said they are investigating the shooting.
Man Struck By Vehicle In South Minneapolis, Driver Leaves SceneOne man is in serious but stable condition after being hit by an SUV at the intersection of 26th Street East and Cedar Avenue South in south Minneapolis Sunday night, police said. The collision occurred around 5:45 p.m.
'This Has To Stop Right Now': St. Paul Police Investigating 2 Weekend HomicidesIn St. Paul, police are investigating two separate homicides from over the weekend. A 65-year-old man was found dead in an apartment complex Sunday morning. Then another man was found dead in a car Sunday night from a gunshot wound.
Officers Injured While Making Arrest In Sauk CentreTwo Sauk Centre police officers were treated for minor injuries following a confrontation with an armed suspect Saturday night. The police department said around 5:30 p.m., officers saw a man they recognizes from a prior Stearns County warrant.
Man Walking On Sidewalk Fatally Shot From Car In MilwaukeePolice say the shooting happened late Friday. Authorities say the 32-year-old Milwaukee man was walking on the sidewalk when someone shot him from a moving vehicle. Despite attempts to save his life, the man died at the scene. Authorities are still investigating the shooting.
Fatal Crash On 35W In BloomingtonPolice say the scene has cleared after a fatal crash involving a Mercury on southbound 35W Saturday afternoon. The vehicle was in the center right lane when it drifted over lanes of traffic into a ditch, striking a tree and coming to a stop.
No Prison For Officer In Fatal Academy ShootingA former Florida police officer who accidentally shot and killed a woman during a citizens academy exercise will serve no prison time.
How Many Police Officers Should A City Have?According to the FBI’s 2016 Uniform Crime Statistics, Minneapolis has 20.3 officers per 10,000 people. Cities of similar size, like Tulsa and Oakland, have 18.4 and 17.6, respectively.
Wisconsin Police: Speeding Pickup Goes Airborne, Crashes Into RoofPolice say a Wisconsin man was arrested after crashing a pickup truck into the roof of a Beloit home. A news release from Beloit police says the 37-year-old man, of Beloit, was driving at a high rate of speed Saturday afternoon when his vehicle left the roadway, entered a water-retaining ditch and went airborne.
Des Moines Police: Found Human Remains Result Of HomicidePolice have confirmed that human remains found at a homeless camp near downtown Des Moines was the result of a homicide. Station KCCI reports that police confirmed the homicide investigation Friday.
Fargo Police: Possible Kidnapper And Missing Person FoundKristin Dawn Hettervig, 33, has been found after going missing after a reported kidnapping in Barnes County, North Dakota, police said. Matthew Thomas Roy Hanson has also been found, police said.
Missing North Branch Woman, 25, Found SafeTwenty-five-year-old Nicole Suzann Bjorgan of North Branch was found safe after going missing this week. Police said they believe Bjorgan left her home sometime after 8 p.m. this week and had not been seen since.