White House Identifies 5 Minn. Counties As Critical Drug-Trafficking RegionsThe designation as a high-intensity drug traffiking area gives the counties federal resources to help coordinate and develop drug control efforts both federally and state-wide.
Charges Dismissed Against Lakeville Man In Death Of Vadnais Heights WomanSeveral murder charges against a Lakeville man in the death of a Vadnais Heights woman have been dropped. According to the Ramsey County Attorney's Office, two counts of second-degree murder and one count of vehicular homicide against 51-year-old Timothy James Barr have been dismissed as the court decides where he should be charged.
Ramsey County Honors Officials, Citizens With Lifesaving AwardsA ceremony honored both citizens and deputies for bravery and saving lives in Ramsey County Monday night.
BCA Releases Findings In Castile Investigation To Ramsey CountyThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has turned over the findings from its investigation into the officer-involved shooting of Philando Castile to Ramsey County.
4th Charged In Fatal St. Paul Shooting Of Minnetonka TeenagerFour people have been charged in the death of a Minnetonka High School student during an alleged robbery in St. Paul. Ramsey County prosecutors say 16-year-old Samantha Burnette was fatally shot after fighting back when her sister was pistol-whipped in an alley Sunday.
Ramsey County Sheriff's Office Still Looking For Missing WomanA 45-year-old Ramsey County woman last seen last month is still missing, according to the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office.
Ramsey Co. Sheriff's Office Seeks Public's Help Finding Missing WomanAccording to the sheriff’s office, Michelle Newell was last seen on Aug. 29.
Man Arrested For Bank Robberies Says He Was 'Behind On Bills'Police have arrested a man in connection with a series of bank robberies that occurred in the metro earlier this month.
Ramsey Co. Attorney Undecided On Using Grand Jury In Falcon Heights ShootingAttention from around the world is focused on the investigation into the shooting death of Philando Castile.
Ramsey Co. Prosecutor Has Not Met With Castile FamilyA Minnesota prosecutor says his office has not met with the family of Philandro Castile, who was shot and killed by an officer in suburban St. Paul this week.
Ramsey County Reminds Residents To Properly Store FirearmsRamsey County is encouraging gun owners to keep firearms locked up and away from children.
Body Recovered From Mississippi River ID'dThe body of a Lakeville man recovered from the Mississippi River earlier this month has been identified. Vladimir Yuryevich Yastrebov, 28, was found in the Mississippi River under the Interstate 35E overpass the afternoon of May 16.
Ramsey Co Sherrif: Missing 16-Year-Old Found Safe A missing 16-year-old girl has been found safe, according to the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office. Wendy Thao was last seen in Vadnais Heights around 11 a.m. on April 7.
2 In Ramsey Co. Charged With Possessing Untaxed TobaccoTwo Ramsey County men face felony charges after being found to have untaxed tobacco in their possession. Mushtak Sadoun AlSayab and Hussam Masoud have each been charged with two counts of possession of untaxed tobacco products.
Law Enforcement Agencies' Social Media Policies Designed To Prevent ControversyIn the past month, a St. Paul police officer resigned after admitting to a controversial Facebook post. And an officer in Rochester was placed on leave over posts.