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Traffic Control will respond to overnight parking problems instead of Minneapolis police

The pilot program will begin Monday and explore how Traffic Control could eventually respond to all parking-related calls.

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Hennepin County to expand social worker program to 21 police departments

The embedded social worker program aims to improve departments' responses to mental health and substance abuse calls.

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Toddler called 911 and said 'baby' was dead, turned out to be her doll

We're checking into whether the doll is named 'Chucky.'

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Butt-dialing anglers to blame for increase in 911 calls in northern MN

The sheriff's office says anglers are accidentally hitting the emergency sos buttons on their phones, which calls 911.

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Audio reveals 911 dispatcher was concerned about George Floyd

The dispatcher notified a superior when three officers pinned Floyd to the ground.

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Kid sends apology note after prank calls to Minnesota sheriff's office

The prankster was visiting his grandparents when they made the call.

Uber to allow Minnesota riders, drivers to text 911 via its app

The safety feature allows people to report emergencies during a ride-share journey.

911 outage for Minneapolis AT&T users has been resolved

The City of Minneapolis was among those who are warning cellphone users.

Human error caused statewide 911 outage on Aug. 1

CenturyLink says a third party vendor is to blame.