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crime - courts
January 16, 2019
Man struck, killed in St. Paul Park in latest East Metro pedestrian fatality
ST. PAUL PARK — A Roseville man became the fifth recent pedestrian fatality in the East Metro after he was struck by two separate vehicles...
January 16, 2019 - 1:35pm
January 11, 2019
WATCH: Officials hold second news briefing with latest on Jayme Closs
Missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs was found alive in Wisconsin yesterday. Officials provided details on the case and Closs' recovery at an emotional...
January 11, 2019 - 3:30pm
January 10, 2019
Four charged after burglaries in Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove police believe an adult male and three juvenile males entered unlocked vehicles and used garage door openers to burglarize two...
January 10, 2019 - 8:00pm
January 9, 2019
Stillwater corrections officer injured during inmate assault
STILLWATER, Minn. — Authorities say an inmate assaulted a corrections officer Wednesday morning, Jan. 9, at the Stillwater prison. The Minnesota...
January 9, 2019 - 6:22pm
Minnesota enforcement campaign nets more drunken drivers
ST. PAUL - More than 300 law enforcement agencies across Minnesota combined to make 2,757 arrests for drunken driving during a holiday enforcement...
January 9, 2019 - 11:39am
December 27, 2018
Suspects indicted on federal charges suspected in St. Croix County home invasion
Two southeastern Minnesota men suspected in a St. Croix County home invasion were indicted in Minnesota on federal robbery charges after a multi-jurisdictional investigation. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Minnesota announced Dec. 21 that brothers Lennie D. Brooks, 33, Zumbro Falls,...
December 27, 2018 - 11:29am
December 18, 2018
Man charged with promoting prostitution in St. Paul Park
A convicted pimp has been charged — again — with sex trafficking and promotion of prostitution. Sandy W. Yancy, 35, Minneapolis was charged on Monday by the Washington County Attorney’s office. Yancy was also convicted in 2013 of felony promotion of prostitution in Olmsted...
December 18, 2018 - 3:32pm
December 11, 2018
Minnesota AG sues Virginia tax debt settlement company
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson on Tuesday, Dec. 11 brought a lawsuit against a Virginia-based tax settlement company, alleging...
December 11, 2018 - 12:36pm
December 6, 2018
Mahtomedi man charged with firearm violation
LAKELAND — A Mahtomedi man was arrested on Nov. 25 after allegedly threatening another man with a gun. Brandon Gilbert Bacchus, 35, has...
December 6, 2018 - 6:00am
November 29, 2018
Appeals court overturns dismissal of lawsuit against Woodbury police who killed man in 2012 hostage situation
A federal appellate court has ruled that a jury should decide a lawsuit brought against three Woodbury police officers who shot and killed a...
November 29, 2018 - 6:13pm
November 20, 2018
St. Paul man charged with alleged domestic assault
WOODBURY — A St. Paul man was arrested Nov. 11 for allegedly strangling and assaulting his girlfriend in a Woodbury motel room. Jose Santos...
November 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
Infographic: Holiday DWI enforcement in Minnesota
To help curb drunken driving this holiday season, more than 300 law enforcement agencies across Minnesota will take part in an extra DWI enforcement...
November 20, 2018 - 2:08pm
November 19, 2018
Plea deals vs. trials: Driving hard bargains in Minn., Wis. courtrooms
HUDSON — Attorneys on both sides of a high-profile St. Croix County threats case shook hands in late September after delivering impassioned...
November 19, 2018 - 1:29pm
November 15, 2018
Spike in hate crimes nationwide, in Minnesota
Reported hate crimes spiked by 17 percent nationwide and 23 percent in Minnesota, according to a new FBI report released Tuesday, Nov. 13. Last year, 7,175 crimes were reported nationwide, up from 6,121 in 2016. In Minnesota, 42 law enforcement agencies reported 146 bias-related crimes,...
November 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
November 14, 2018
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
ST. PAUL — The last of four suspects involved in an international sex trafficking ring that preyed on foreign-born women in Minnesota and...
November 14, 2018 - 11:28am