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December 27, 2018
Carcinogens are left behind in firefighters’ turnout gear after the fire is over, but more than 2,300 firefighters in 73 departments across Minnesota will soon have access to equipment …

December 26, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) and the Hibbing Police Department are investigating an incident in which two people were shot, one …

December 18, 2018
​ST. PAUL — The first year of Minnesota’s statewide Text-to-911 system is showing that the service is saving lives and making it easier to contact first responders.   …

December 4, 2018
ST. PAUL — Investigators are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the death of an individual located deceased at a home at 9419 Holden Court in Isabella, Minnesota. …

November 30, 2018
​The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has identified the officer and deputy who discharged their firearms during an officer involved shooting incident on Thursday, Nov. 19, in …

November 28, 2018
​ST. PAUL — The Virginia Police Department officer who fired his weapon during a fatal officer involved shooting incident on Tuesday evening has been identified. Officer Nick Grivna has …

November 27, 2018
​ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) is investigating an officer involved shooting incident that happened earlier today in …

November 26, 2018
​The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has identified the officers who discharged their weapons during an officer involved shooting incident on Wednesday, Nov. 21 in Stillwater. …

November 21, 2018
​ST. PAUL, Minn. — The winter holiday season is historically a dangerous time for residential fires and fire deaths in Minnesota. Seventeen people died in fires in Minnesota last year …

November 20, 2018
ST. PAUL – The holidays are filled with joy, happiness and time together with family and friends. Too often the joy turns to sorrow when a family is notified of a loved one’s tragic …