Sen. Franken To Introduce Anti-Stalking App BillA crime that is sweeping the nation is targeting people in Minnesota. Stalking apps are being used on cellphones, which allow abusers to secretly stalk their victims. These apps are not available on the iTunes or the Android Apps store.
St. Paul Peeping Tom Faces More Criminal ChargesA St. Paul man with a long history of stalking and invading the privacy of women is facing more criminal charges. The Ramsey County Attorney's Office says 44-year-old John David Searle is charged with aggravated stalking and surreptitious interference with privacy after an ongoing investigation.
Champlin Woman Charged With Threatening Neighbor's ChildrenA 38-year-old Champlin woman has been charged with allegedly sending anonymous threats to neighbors regarding their children.
Woman Allegedly Left Neighbors 'The Children Look Delicious' NotesChamplin police say a 38-year-old woman was arrested and has admitted sending anonymous threats to a family that said she wanted to taste and lick their children. Police say the woman was upset because the children made noise and left items in her yard.
Charges: Sheriff's Deputy Accused Of Stalking Apple Valley WomanA 31-year-old Blaine man who is a deputy with the Hennepin County Sheriff's Department is accused of stalking a woman he met through a dating site, according to charges filed Tuesday in Dakota County Court. Brian Rhett Johnson was charged with stalking (false impersonation) in connection with the incident, which happened between Aug. 27 and Sept. 15.
UMN Aurora Center For Advocacy Begins 'Got Consent' CampaignIt's Welcome Week at the University of Minnesota and some university centers are taking advantage of the extra hype. All week long the University of Minnesota Aurora Center for Advocacy & Education is quizzing students about consent.
Man Pleads Guilty To Stalking DJ Mary Lucia An Eden Prairie man has pleaded guilty to stalking Twin Cities DJ Mary Lucia. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday that Patrick Henry Kelly, 56, pleaded guilty to felony stalking and terroristic threats.
'U' Rape Case Now A 'Student Crisis Intervention'University of Minnesota officials say a case originally reported to police as a sexual assault in a dorm room is now being classified as a student crisis intervention. Officials sent out a campus alert Tuesday after the alleged assault at Sanford Hall early Sunday morning. A student reported that two strangers pulled her into her dorm room and raped her at knifepoint.
Alleged DJ Stalker's Attorney Requests Trial PostponementA public radio host in Minnesota has taken a leave of absence as her accused stalker heads to trial on felony charges. Mary Lucia is a host of Minnesota Public Radio's The Current.
Eden Prairie Man, 56, Accused Of Stalking Local Radio HostA 56-year-old man has been charged with stalking a popular local radio host over the past year, according to charges filed by the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Charges: Pizza Delivery Man Stalked Burnsville WomanA 31-year-old Apple Valley man who works as a pizza delivery carrier is accused of stalking a woman at her Burnsville residence, according to charges filed in Dakota County Court.
Cambridge Principal Resigns After Stalking ChargesA Minnesota principal accused of stalking an ex-girlfriend has resigned from Cambridge Primary School.
St. Cloud Man Charged With Stalking, LewdnessAuthorities have charged a St. Cloud man who they say put his finger in the mouth of a 3-year-old girl at the city library and asked her to come home with him. Lawrence Danzl was charged Monday in Stearns County court with a felony count of stalking a victim under age 18 with sexual or aggressive intent.
Sheriff: Man, 32, Arrested For Chasing After 14-Year-Old Girls Benton County officials say sheriff's deputies arrested a 32-year-old man on Monday after he allegedly chased after two 14-year-old girls over the weekend.
MSU Student Adviser Accused Of Burglary, Assault In Woman's Dorm A 20-year-old Mankato man is accused of burglary, assault and stalking after a female college student was woken up by an intruder and allegedly pepper-sprayed in her dorm room, according to charges filed Monday in Blue Earth County Court. Alexander James Gowan Nuehring was charged with first-degree burglary of an occupied dwelling, first-degree burglary with possession of a dangerous weapon, first-degree assault and stalking in connection with the incident.