Former Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek Awarded $600K In Alleged AssaultA Texas jury has awarded $600,000 to a former Minnesota sheriff who said he was assaulted at a National Sheriffs' Association conference in 2017.
Stanek Doesn't File For Recount In Hennepin Co. Sheriff's RaceMore than two weeks after the November election, and it appears the race for Hennepin County Sheriff is over.
Sheriff Rich Stanek 'Exploring All Options' After County Board Certifies His DefeatHennepin County officially certified its election results, upholding Dave "Hutch" Hutchinson's win over longtime incumbent sheriff Rich Stanek.
Dave Hutchinson Finishes Ahead Of Stanek For Hennepin Co. SheriffIf he is declared the winner, Hutchinson would be the first openly-gay sheriff in the Midwest.
With Ice-Out Declared On Lake Minnetonka, Boaters Must Heed New LawIt is official: Lake Minnetonka is open for the summer -- and a new law is in effect for boaters.
20 Percent Of Hennepin Co. Inmates Reported Opioid Abuse In Snap-Shot StudyThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office recently conducted a one-day snap-shot study on opioid abuse.
Sheriff: Hennepin Co. Opioid Deaths At Record HighOpioid-related deaths continue to climb in Minnesota's most populous county.
Proposed Crime Lab Management Changes Causing A Stir In Hennepin CountyA battle is brewing over a proposed amendment that could change the way crime labs operate in Hennepin County.
Henn. Co. Sheriff's Son Charged With Soliciting Child, Possessing Child PornThe son of Hennepin County's sheriff has been charged with four felonies, including soliciting a child for sex and possessing child pornography.
Hennepin County Sheriff Says He's Running For Re-ElectionThere had been speculation Sheriff Rich Stanek would seek the Republican nomination for Governor.
Sheriff Stanek To Run For Re-Election In 2018Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek said he will seek re-election in 2018, putting to rest rumors he would pursue a gubernatorial run.
National Drug Take Back Day Aims To Curb Drug Abuse, Especially OpioidsThe DEA is pushing people to get rid of unused opioids by dropping them off on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, which is Saturday.
Amid Winter Warm-Up, Sheriff Warns Of Thin IceThere have already been six vehicles, snowmobiles, and ATVs that have gone through the ice on Hennepin County waters this season.
‘No. Yes. Maybe.’: Stanek On Running For GovernorHennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek had an interesting answer Sunday when asked if he’s running for governor in 2018.
Sheriff: Car, Truck Plunge Into Lake Minnetonka Within Hours Of Each OtherAnother vehicle has gone through the ice on Lake Minnetonka for the second time in just two days.