Three businesses are suing Minneapolis and Hennepin County because of makeshift encampments and people living out of their vehicles nearby.
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman insists the time has come to hold police officer accountable for their actions during "dangerous motor vehicle pursuits." Freeman charged Minneapolis Police Officer Brian Cummings with second-degree manslaughter and criminal vehicular homicide for a high-speed, squad-involved crash that killed Leneal Frazier.
A teen reported being between the ages 15-19 in Hennepin County was one of the 26 newly reported deaths due to COVID-19 on Thursday.
DFL House Majority Leader has entered the race for Hennepin County Attorney in 2022.
Former Hennepin County chief public defender Mary Moriarty announced she is running for Hennepin County Attorney in 2022.
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is launching a new program designed at giving incarcerated people a second chance at success.
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman is not running for re-election, he announced Wednesday.
In Hennepin County, more social workers will be joining the ranks of local police departments.
For a limited amount of time, Minnesotans getting their COVID-19 vaccine could be eligible for up to $200 in VISA gift cards by combining state and county incentive programs.
Escorted by firefighters and police, it was a hero’s welcome for Olympic gymnast Shane Wiskus in his hometown.
Minnesota’s most populous county is boosting its incentive program for COVID-19 vaccine shots.
The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office says eight boating while intoxicated arrests have already been made this holiday weekend.
A boat fire on Lake Minnetonka badly damaged a boat Saturday morning, but nobody was injured.
One day after a teen was killed while jet skiing on Lake Minnetonka, officials warned the lake-going public of more dangers ahead of a holiday weekend.
The holiday weekend is already off to a tragic start with two deaths on Lake Minnetonka in the span of just two days.
A woman says she watched on surveillance camera as a man entered her home through her doggy door, but was baffled when prosecutors initially declined to take on the case.
Hennepin County Sheriff Dave Hutchinson confirmed to FOX 9 that his deputies will not participate with the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Task Force until local law enforcement will be allowed to wear body cameras while on the task force.
Juneteenth will soon be recognized as an official holiday by Hennepin County and the City of Minneapolis.
Juneteenth marks the day in 1885 that the last slaves in the United States were told they were free.
Hennepin County is making Juneteenth an official holiday and the City of Minneapolis could do the same.