Drunken Driver Sentenced To 7 Years In Fatal CrashA drunken driver who fled from a fatal crash in Milwaukee has been sentenced to seven years in prison. The Journal Sentinel reports 30-year-old Dennis Thomas Jr. was sentenced Thursday but avoided a homicide conviction because the other driver had gone through a stop sign.
Teen Involved In Deadly Crash Sentenced To 60 Days In JailA teenage driver distracted by her cellphone who pleaded guilty to killing an off-duty Blaine police officer and his wife on their motorcycle has been sentenced to 60 days in jail.
18-Year-Old Charged After Fatal Distracted Driving CrashCallison Mae Olson, 18, pleaded guilty to one count each of criminal vehicular homicide and reckless driving after a crash that killed two people, Blaine police say.
Distracted Driver Ordered To Visit Grave Of Woman She KilledThe St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that Judge Jerome Abrams handed down the unique sentence to 57-year-old Lori Hoefs on Friday.
Albany Man Sentenced To 20 Years For Killing Infant SonA 34-year-old Albany, Minnesota man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for causing the death of his 2-month-old son, according to the Stearns County Attorney’s Office.
Gang Member Sentenced In Mpls. Shooting That Injured Mother, ToddlerA 28-year-old Minneapolis man has been sentenced in a wild shooting spree that resulted in a mother and child suffering significant wounds.
St. Paul Man, 18, Sentenced For Shooting Good Samaritan In The ChestAn 18-year-old St. Paul man has sentenced for shooting a Good Samaritan in the chest last September.
Hutchinson Woman Sentenced In Christopher Rossing's DeathA Hutchinson woman has been sentenced for her role in the death of Christopher Rossing.
Mpls. Man Sentenced In Pedal Pub Crash That Seriously Injured 4A Minneapolis man learned Wednesday he will serve three years of probation for causing a crash that injured several Pedal Pub riders, according to Hennepin County officials.
Mary Lucia's Stalker Sentenced To 5 Years Of Probation, 10 Block RestrictionA 56-year-old Eden Prairie man has been sentenced for stalking well-known Twin Cities radio host Mary Lucia, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
40-Year Sentence Upheld In Toddler's Suffocation DeathA 31-year-old Duluth man's 40-year prison sentence for suffocating a toddler has been upheld, according to the St. Louis County Attorney's Office.
US Attorney: Texas Man Sentenced For Making Threats To Minn. High SchoolA 19-year-old Texas man has been sentenced for calling in multiple false bomb threats, sending harassing text messages and making "swatting" phone calls to a Minnesota high school earlier this year, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.
Man Accused Of Threatening Att'y General Over Terror Charges Gets Probation A Minnesota man who admitted sending an angry tweet threatening U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has been sentenced to four years of probation with a long list of conditions meant to keep him out of trouble.
State Panel To Consider Reducing Drug Sentences By HalfA state panel is considering major cuts to prison sentences for many drug offenses, The Associated Press has learned. Minnesota's Sentencing Guidelines Commission is expected to take up several options Wednesday that would reduce some drug sentences by nearly half.
Family, Friends Of Teen Victim Give Impact Statement In DWI TrialIt was an emotional day in court as a judge heard victim impact statements in a DWI crash that killed a 17-year-old boy. Family members read impact statements during the sentencing for 34-year-old Charles Hendricks. He was ultimate sentenced to 54 months in prison.