ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minneapolis freedom-of-information activist has claimed victory in his long-running legal battle to see emails from the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office pertaining to biometric technologies. 122 more words
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Joanne Bougalis, Minneapolis– Hennepin County (/ˈhɛnəpɪn/ HEN-ə-pin) is a county in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census the population was 1,152,425. It is the most populous county in Minnesota and the 35th-most populous county in the United States; more than one in five Minnesotans live in Hennepin County. 123 more words
A modicum of justice was delivered in Minneapolis in the record breaking decision by the Hennepin County prosecutor’s office, to indict a police officer for killing someone in the line of duty. 885 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — On Wednesday, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor will make his first appearance before a judge in Hennepin County.
A first court appearance is essentially the first formal reading of the charges to the defendant, who in this case, is Noor. 513 more words
Hennepin County Prosecutor Mike Freeman has finally made a decision: Officer Mohamed Noor of the Minneapolis Police Department has been arrested on two charges in the death of Justine Damond on July 15, 2017, more than nine months after her death, and after convening a grand jury against his previous public statements that he would not use a grand jury in such cases. 2,519 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Opioid-related deaths continue to climb in Minnesota’s most populous county.
Sheriff Rich Stanek says preliminary reports show there were 162 deaths in 2017, but that number is expected to increase. 103 more words