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Minneapolis a step closer to banning facial recognition technology

There are concerns about it leading to a surveillance state, and that it could harm disadvantaged communities.

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Minneapolis councilors propose replacing police department, rent stabilization

Council members are also proposing two charter amendments to help renters in Minneapolis.

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Arrest made after savage beating, shooting of elderly woman

A Somali woman in her 70s was shot and beaten in Minneapolis.

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Man steals St. Cloud cop car, flees and hides in someone's basement

The 25-year-old was arrested about an hour and a half after stealing the vehicle.

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ACLU settles lawsuit with St. Paul over release of police data

The suit has been settled following the eventual release of much of the data the ACLU sought.

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Bodycam footage of fatal Minneapolis police shooting released

A man in his 20s, identified as Dolal Idd, died in the shooting.

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Survey: Non-white residents feel MPD officers not held accountable for misconduct

Recent news investigations have found complaints against officers don't often lead to discipline.

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Attempted murder charge for Crystal man who shot Brooklyn Park cop

Tyrice Laws was charged Monday with first-degree attempted murder, among other charges.

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Woman 'armed with knife' tasered, maced by police after chase

The 25-year-old from St. Cloud fled police three times.

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Boy, 14, dies after stolen vehicle flips in St. Paul

Police are unsure how the teen was involved in the crash.

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1 dog still missing after woman's vehicle was stolen in Minneapolis

The woman was dropping her daughter off at daycare when someone stole her car with her two dogs inside.

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St. Paul police chief reportedly fires officer who shot naked, unarmed man

Chief Todd Axtell said the officer's use of force was not reasonable.

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Charges: Albert Lea man, 21, fired around 90 shots at police, residents

Weiland was arrested after a standoff that lasted more than eight hours.

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Human remains found at Albert Lea building where 3 people where shot

Authorities say the human remains are not related to the shooting.

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Mpls council proposal would cut nearly $8M from 2021 police budget

The "Safety for All Budget Plan" was introduced Friday.

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Mayor Frey, Minneapolis police chief reveal new 'no-knock' policy

The new policy for Minneapolis Police Department was announced Wednesday.

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Charges: Woman feared grandson's threat to 'snap her neck'

She told police silently she needed help when she answered the door.

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2 teens arrested after fleeing St. Paul police, hitting 2 officers

One of the teenagers is a suspect in an October shooting that injured a person's foot.

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MPD chief asks for money to hire outside officers, spars with council members

A committee narrowly passed the proposal that would allow the MPD to contract with other agencies to curb violence.

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Charges: Ex-Minneapolis cop abused position to obtain illegal drugs

He's also accused of extortion and violating civil rights.