Sheriff: Drunk Driver Flees Wis. Deputy After Traffic Stop, Passenger Killed In CrashAuthorities say a suspected drunk driver led a Wisconsin deputy on a chase Friday morning and later crashed into a tree, killing the passenger.
'Legal Equalizer' App Helps People Know Their Rights, Safely Interact With Police: 'Accountability On All Sides For Everybody'The Founder and CEO of the Legal Equalizer app hopes that it will help to de-escalate situations between police and citizens by providing accountability on all sides.
Rochester Police Shoot At Man After He Hits Officer With Car; BCA Investigation UnderwayThe Minnesota BCA is investigating after an officer discharged their weapon when a suspect fled a traffic stop and struck an officer with his car.
Suspect Arrested After Shots Fired At Ramsey Co. DeputiesAuthorities have arrested a suspect after shots were fired at Ramsey County sheriff’s deputies conducting a traffic stop early Thursday.
2 Arrested In St. Paul After Loaded Gun, Bullet-Resistant Vest And Drugs Discovered In Traffic StopSt. Paul police say two people are in custody after a firearm and drugs were seized during a traffic stop.
Police: Man Shot, Killed After Traffic Stop In Coon RapidsThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating after a male suspect was shot and killed after a traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
'We Just Keep Adding Crap On': Video Of West St. Paul Traffic Stop Goes ViralDashcam video of a Twin Cities traffic stop has gone viral for its capturing a teenage driver racking up infraction after infraction to the astonishment of the officers.
Police: 2 Arrested After Man Tries To Take Officer's Gun During Traffic StopAuthorities say two men were arrested last Friday after one attempted to take an officer's gun during a traffic stop on the Fond du Lac Reservation. The incident happened at about 7 p.m. on the 2500 block of Big Lake Rd. on the reservation.
Charges: Fmr. Prisoner Tried Grabbing Gun During Traffic Stop ArrestA Bloomington man is accused of trying to grab a gun while resisting arrest Tuesday, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
MN Drivers Could Soon Show Proof Of Insurance ElectronicallySoon, Minnesota drivers can show proof of insurance with a smartphone. Both the Minnesota House and Minnesota Senate unanimously approved the new law. Now, it goes to the governor for his signature.
Boy, 15, Allegedly Leads Police On High-Speed Chase In Kandiyohi Co.A 15-year-old boy allegedly led police on a high-speed chase early Friday morning in Kandiyohi County, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office. According to officials, around 2:45 a.m. a deputy was completing a traffic stop at Highway 71 and Highway 9 when a 1994 Ford Explorer passed them going southbound on Hwy 71 at over 80 mph.
Fmr. Gopher Star To Sue Robbinsdale PD For Excessive Force A routine traffic stop has led to a lawsuit against a Robbinsdale Police officer. Melvin Newbern, a former Gopher's basketball star, is suing Officer Brian Sloat, claiming the officer used excessive force in an arrest in early 2013. Dash-cam video captured on the morning of Feb. 13, 2013 shows Sloat putting Newbern through a field sobriety test after stopping him on suspicion of drunk driving.
Man Shot By Officer After Chase Still In HospitalA man remains hospitalized after being shot by police during a chase Friday evening. Investigators say he fled in a car when an officer pulled him over at around 5 p.m near Front Avenue and Marion Street. His passenger bailed during the chase and got caught.
Police: Man Shot Following St. Paul ChaseA man is hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after being shot by St. Paul Police after he tried to flee officers during a traffic stop on Friday evening. According to St. Paul Police, an officer stopped a vehicle just after 5 p.m. near Front Avenue and Marion Street, but the driver fled soon after. The suspect eventually slowed his vehicle and jumped out near the intersection of Front Avenue and Woodbridge Street. Officers at the scene fired their weapons at the suspect, wounding him. No officers were injured.
Man, 34, Charged In Fatal Crash After Traffic StopA 34-year-old St. Paul man has been charged with allegedly fleeing police after a traffic stop and crashing into another car, killing one of the occupants and seriously hurting another, the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday.