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Brooklyn Park Man Charged In Mpls. Shooting That Injured 2

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Brooklyn Park man has been charged in a shooting outside of a Minneapolis bar that left two injured earlier this week. 184 more words


Hennepin Co. Among Agencies Listed For Noncompliance With Ice Requests

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is on a federal list of law enforcement agencies that haven’t routinely cooperated with holding detainees for immigration officials. 133 more words


Don Omodt, Hennepin County's Longest-Serving Sheriff, Dies At 89

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hennepin County’s longest-serving sheriff has died.

Don Omodt passed away Friday. He served as Hennepin County sheriff for seven terms, from 1967 to 1994. 49 more words


Hennepin County Drug Court Graduate: 'Feels Good To Feel Good'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In a packed Hennepin County board room, faces in the crowd beamed with joy. People who are proud of a loved one’s diploma — for a program that is tough as any degree. 368 more words


Stanek: Officers Will Not Seek Out Illegals But Will Contact ICE

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hennepin County Sheriff Richard Stanek says local law enforcement officers will not be actively searching for immigrants in the country illegally.

The Sheriff added however, his office will contact U.S. 72 more words


Sheriff: Violent Crime Up, Homicides Down In Hennepin County

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Newly released statistics from the Hennepin County Sheriff’s office show an uptick in violent crime in 2016, but a sharper decrease in homicide. 71 more words