'Sophisticated' Thieves Target West Metro Homes, CarsPolice say a "sophisticated" burglary ring is targeting the west metro. This week alone, thieves hit Big Lake, Monticello, Buffalo and Plymouth.
String Of Thefts Reported In West Hennepin CountyAuthorities are warning west Hennepin County residents after multiple burglaries were reported Friday in Independence, Loretto and Orono.
3 Teens Charged In Minneapolis-Edina Robbery SpreeThree teenagers are charged in a string of robberies that resulted in one man being hospitalized for stab wounds to the neck. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced the charges Tuesday morning.
Authorities Launch Cell Phone Protection CampaignCell phone thefts are up in the Twin Cities, and across the country, according to authorities. To help combat the recent spike, AT&T and the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office joined forces to announce the “Protect My Cell Phone” public awareness campaign.
Klobuchar Proposes Kill Switch In Cell Phones At The 'U'Sen. Amy Klobuchar chose to hold her news conference call Tuesday on phone companies, saying they should put a kill switch in all cell phones at the University of Minnesota.
2 Minn. Men Convicted In Pharmacy, ATM TheftsTwo Minnesota men have been convicted of charges related to burglaries of pharmacies and automated teller machines beginning in 2009, according to FBI's Minneapolis Field Office.
Man Sentenced In Wedding Gift TheftsOne of the men accused of stealing money, checks and gift cards from wedding receptions in the north metro has been sentenced.
Edina Police Warn Residents After Spike In Thefts From VehiclesEdina Police are warning residents to lock their vehicles and remove valuables after a summer spike in thefts.
The Pros & Cons Of Cell Phone InsuranceOne way cell phones have definitely changed our lives is the way we walk. We have phones out and eyes down, which can cause all kinds of problems says Minneapolis Police Inspector Bryan D. Schafer. “When you have that phone out in the open, you become a target,” Schafer said.
Charges: Thief Gets Stuck Inside Van, Falls AsleepA 33-year-old man has been charged after allegedly breaking into the back of a van and falling asleep when he got stuck inside.
2 Arrested After Worker Interrupts BurglaryTwo people were arrested late Saturday night in St. Cloud, Minn. after a worker found them inside a business, allegedly attempting to steal thousands of dollars worth of copper wire.
Tax Season Warning: Mail Box Thefts On The RiseWith tax season here, police across the state say this is a busy time for thieves stealing from mailboxes. In Owatonna, 15 people have reported their mail stolen since late last year.
Bloomington Police Investigating Brass Fitting TheftsPolice in Bloomington are investigating after a series of thefts involving brass fittings that's been happening throughout the metro and has occurred recently in city parking ramps and businesses.
Police: 21 Vehicle Thefts In NE Mpls Since New Year'sMinneapolis Police are warning northeast Minneapolis residents after 21 vehicles were stolen since Jan. 1, 2012.
Rash Of Catalytic Converter Thefts In NE MplsPolice are alerting northeast Minneapolis residents after a rash of catalytic converter thefts.