Public Safety

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2 men arrested after police chase involving stolen vehicle

One of the suspects was bitten by a K-9 while being arrested.

State Patrol

Suspect in manhunt near St. John's University is apprehended

The man is accused of breaking a State Trooper's jaw. He'll have to have surgery.

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Charges: Man identified friend as his killer before dying of gunshot wounds

The victim told police his friend shot him and then said "my dying breath."

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Police search for possibly armed suspect near St. John's U, ask public to stay indoors

The suspect was apparently pulled over for a DWI and then punched a state trooper.

Melvin Carter

St. Paul now looking into alternatives to armed police on certain 911 calls

The commission will explore alternative ways to respond to non-violent situations

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Man found dead in St. Cloud ID'd as 25-year-old, death 'suspicious'

A passerby found the man's body Saturday night in a vacant lot near the St. Cloud Regional Airport.

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12 vehicles broken into, 2 stolen in Wayzata overnight

The crimes mirror similar crimes in the metro area, police said.

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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.

Robert Lee Baker III

Charges: St. Paul man shot victim 11 times, killing him outside Eagan hotel

The 29-year-old man says the victim robbed him prior to the shooting.

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Minnesota fire department won't respond to calls due to COVID-19

The pandemic has impacted staffing at some public safety departments across the state.

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Driver dies days after he was shot in Minneapolis

It's the 73rd homicide in Minneapolis this year.

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Officers seize more than 5,000 fake hand massagers at northern MN port

If the items were legitimate, they would have been worth more than $500,000.

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3 injured in Minneapolis shooting on Tuesday

Police believe one of those who was injured was the shooter.

Maricio Manuel Mata-Thelen

Man killed at Halloween gathering in Crystal is identified as St. Paul man

The man wanted in his death turned himself into police. He has not yet been charged.

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Boy injured in a hit-and-run while out trick-or-treating

The crash happened in Robbinsdale on Halloween.

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Fire at Kozy Bar building in Duluth is the second in 6 months

The building has been uninhabitable since a fire in 2010.

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Man injured as his gun goes off during pat-down search from St. Paul police

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the incident.

Malik Beasley

Charges: Timberwolves' Beasley pointed assault rifle at family on a home tour

The family was on the Parade of Homes tour when Beasley allegedly pointed the gun at them, telling them to get off his property.

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Officers seize 440 fake hand-sanitizing stations at International Falls port

If the items were legitimate, they would have been worth more than $1 million.

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60 charged in magazine scam that netted $300M

It's being called the largest elder fraud scheme in the country.

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Charges: Minneapolis man threw rocks at Portland police during protest

Adrian Ruben De Los Rios is charged with civil disorder in federal court.