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Minnesota activist group calls for ban on high-speed police chases

This follows the deaths of 2 teens during a pursuit involving Robbinsdale police.

State Patrol

Woman, 70, accused of pulling fake gun on state trooper

The State Patrol says she was driving while impaired.

Driving car wheel

More than 1,800 seat belt violations in 2 week crackdown 'baffles' police

The campaign ran from Sep. 19 to Sep. 30 and resulted in 1,805 seat belt citations.

Hennepin County Government Center

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.

Lt. Kent M. Vnuk

Hennepin Co. sheriff's lieutenant mourned after unexpected death

"Lt. Kent Vnuk was a colleague, leader, and most importantly a friend to so many."

DAYTON CHARLES SAUKE

Man who threatened to kill police and politicians pleads guilty to firearms charge

Charles Sauke, 22, pleaded guilty to possession of an unregistered firearm in federal court.

Chief Roger Pohlman

Red Wing police chief fired in controversial City Council vote

Chief Roger Pohlman served in his role for eight years.

Black Lives Matter/BLM sign

Report: WI women's shelter loses funding, police support over BLM signs

"Embrace" has four locations in northwestern Wisconsin.

Ramsey County Attorney John Choi

Ramsey Co. Attorney quits Trump's law enforcement commission

John Choi reportedly expressed concern over a "predetermined agenda."

State lawmakers look to take long-awaited action on untested rape kits

The bill comes after untested and mishandled rape kits have gained attention statewide.

Body camera conference.

'Symbol of trust': Ramsey Co. sheriff rolls out body cams

It's the third largest Minnesota law enforcement agency to do so.

State Patrol investigating crash involving Stearns Co. deputy

The deputy was attempting to make a traffic stop at the time.

Statewide Thanksgiving DWIs top last year's number

143 people were arrested for alleged drunk driving across Minnesota.

You can help prevent overdose deaths on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Making a difference is as easy as cleaning out your medicine cabinet.

A panel formed after the Philando Castile shooting makes its suggestions

The group formed after the Castile shooting made its final report.

A narcotics officer is hanging up his collar at Minnesota's border

Miky's work led to drug seizures in International Falls

Duluth man speeds off the road, tumbles 100 yards through the woods

The sheriff's office says excessive speeding has been a problem lately.