Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
A barn in Elko New Market is a total loss after a very early Sunday morning fire.
The top police, fire and court stories from our Twin Cities Patch sites include a woman who died after a crash on an icy road.
A Hastings man now faces a felony charge and up to 25 years in prison.
The class, held earlier this month, focused on elements needed to take photographs of evidence.
The top police, fire and court stories from our Twin Cities Patch sites include a business license suspension after employee takes cash from officer for “massage.”
Lakeville resident Andrea Marker was found dead outside on a dangerously cold day early last week.
Minnesota law enforcement agencies arrested 2,453 impaired drivers as part of an enhanced DWI enforcement campaign.
Americans traveling to the Games this year should be vigilant of their surroundings, officials said.
The fire stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities this week include a grocery store that had to discard food contaminated by smoke.
The top police and court stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities this week include a car plunging off an overpass and onto a frozen pond.
Matthew Dyllon Danay pleaded guilty to stealing a bike worth $2,200 and, in a separate incident, to possession of burglary tools.
Lakeville police continue to investigate.
The woman, who is in her 30s, was found on Illinois Court in Lakeville by family members.
Tyler David Henry is charged with criminal vehicular homicide and other related charges in the crash that killed Rosemount High School graduate Jordan R. Huver.
The Monday afternoon fire occurred during a wind chill warning of 40 to 50 below.
The top police, court and fire stories from our Patch sites in the Twin Cities this week include a woman who slashed another woman’s face with a butcher knife.
Police originally arrested the young man after receiving a tip from a resident who reported a suspicious person walking between houses and across driveways in the neighborhood.
With sex toys, racing pigeons, naked burglaries and more, the past year had some crazy moments.
Here are the top Lakeville crime stories by month in 2013.