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Henn. Co. Attorney Charging More Heroin Dealers With Murder

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — More than 100 Minnesotans died from heroin overdoses last year.

It is a growing crisis that the justice system thinks cannot be stopped by targeting drug abusers alone. 369 more words


Hopkins Family, Police Still Looking For Leads In Fatal Hit-&-Run

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A family and police share their frustration over a hit-and-run case that claimed the life of a Hopkins woman.

It has been more than two months since a driver struck 75-year-old… 381 more words


Law Enforcement Targeting Shoplifting Amid Holiday Rush

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — They are not the crimes that get the most attention, but police say they often lead to much more dangerous activities. It’s why all across the metro, law enforcement agencies are on the lookout for shoplifting. 751 more words


Good Question: How Often Should We Check Tire Pressure?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — With the wind chill well below zero on Saturday night, it was not the noise Eric Thill wanted to hear.

“We heard a thud and a plop, plop, plop, plop, plop, and it’s like ‘Yep, that’s a flat tire,'” Thill said. 355 more words


55 Years Later, Woman Abandoned As Baby Reunited With Family Who Found Her

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Last month, WCCO shared the happy ending to the story of a baby left in a cardboard box outside a St. Paul hospital on Christmas Eve — a story some 50 years in the making.  540 more words


Attorneys Charged In Porn Extortion Case

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — United States Attorney Andy Luger calls them corrupt lawyers who abused the court system they took an oath to protect.

Paul Hansmeier… 353 more words


DOJ To Review St. Anthony Police, Help Rebuild Trust

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Department of Justice wants a better idea of how the St. Anthony Police Department does business.

It announced Thursday that it will conduct a comprehensive review of the agency in the wake of… 306 more words