Riots

Chauvin trial

Walz: 'We won't allow what happened in May to happen again'

Walz was referring to the destruction rioters caused after George Floyd's death.

Matthew Rupert

Illinois man pleads guilty to arson after traveling to Minneapolis to riot

The 28-year-old recorded himself on Facebook live causing destruction in Minneapolis last summer.

Minnehaha post office

USPS will rebuild Minneapolis post office destroyed in May riots

The Minnehaha station was one of two post offices destroyed.

Garrett Ziegler

Long Lake man gets 5 years for firebombing courthouse during May riots

The 25-year-old and an accomplice threw Molotov cocktails into the Dakota County courthouse.

minnesota national guard

Walz authorizes National Guard to assist with George Floyd trials safety

The potential for unrest has sparked arguments between leading lawmakers this week.

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Serious crime was up 15% in St. Paul in 2020

“This was an incredibly hard year for all of us,” Police Chief Todd Axtell said, citing riots and the pandemic.

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Trump-supporting Minnesota pastor tells followers to 'arm up'

The pastor claims the Democrats are preparing to "unleash" Antifa and Black Lives Matter.

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Lake Street Target set to reopen in mid-November

The Target has been shut down since it was badly damaged during the late-May civil unrest.

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St. Paul police seek help in identifying looting suspects

In the tweets this week, people are suspected of stealing from a Cub Liquor, a Speedway, a nail salon and an auto parts store.

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St. Paul police seek help identifying suspected looter

Police say the man was also seen on video throwing objects at police officers.

Riot damage at Brit's Pub

16 people charged in connection with downtown Minneapolis unrest

More than 130 were arrested over last week's rioting.

Brit's Pub Minneapolis

Long recovery ahead for some damaged Minneapolis businesses

The owner of Brit's Pub, one of four businesses set on fire, expects months-long recovery

Brit's Pub Minneapolis

More than 130 arrested during civil unrest in downtown Minneapolis

Calls for peace have followed the night of damage and violence.

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MPD deletes tweet of suicide video after criticism

The department shared the video to "dispel rumors," and deleted the video out of respect for the man and his family.

Governor Tim Walz

Gov. Walz deploys National Guard amid further unrest in Minneapolis

The Minnesota State Patrol has also been sent to downtown Minneapolis.

Wells Fargo

2 MN men charged with burning Wells Fargo bank during Minneapolis riots

The building was targeted while protesters demonstrated outside the nearby 5th Police Precinct.

Mena Dyaha Yousif and Jose Felan

Charges: Texas man helped suspected St. Paul arsonists evade capture

The man is accused of helping his brother and sister-in-law avoid arrest.

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Federal charges filed for arson at St. Paul school, rental car company

Charges were filed against a 19-year-old from Maplewood, and a 31-year-old Minneapolis man.

3rd Precinct

Charges: 22-year-old set fire to 3rd Precinct, captured in Colorado

The 22-year-old was captured Sunday in Breckenridge, Colorado.

St. Cloud

2nd night of unrest in St. Cloud results in vandalism, looting, fires

The Granite City has had consecutive nights of large, unruly crowds after a police incident.

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Charge: Minneapolis arson suspect implicated through video, Facebook post

Max It Pawn on E. Lake St. was burned down during the May 28 riots.