Law & Justice

  • Minn. youth pastor charged with soliciting girls
    The charges filed Monday relate to a girl from Pope County in western Minnesota, but a criminal complaint says Matthew Boos met many of his victims through his job as a youth pastor.March 31, 2014
  • Report: Wisconsin police can track cellphones
    A published report says police in Wisconsin have at least two devices that secretly track cellphone locations in real time to target suspects or missing persons.March 30, 2014
  • Sandusky's wife goes on offensive against accusers
    It was long after former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky had been arrested, tried and convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys before his wife said she realized just how much trouble he was in.March 30, 2014
  • Police fire pepper spray at students after game
    Tucson police said Saturday night that they shot pepper spray at several hundred fans who took to the streets and threw beer bottles and firecrackers at officers after the University of Arizona basketball team's overtime loss in the NCAA tournament.March 30, 2014
  • 3 explosives found on Waseca school playground
    Police in southern Minnesota say melting snow has revealed three small handmade explosives on the playground of an elementary school.March 29, 2014
  • Man, 31, shot and wounded outside St. Cloud bar
    St. Cloud police say a man has been shot and wounded in an early-morning altercation outside a bar.March 29, 2014
  • Pakistani student sues Minnesota hospital, doctor
    The family of a Pakistani student who faced possible deportation while receiving medical care after an accident is now suing a northern Minnesota hospital and doctor.March 29, 2014
  • Student who faced deportation sues Minnesota hospital, doctor
    In a lawsuit filed Friday, the brother of Muhammad Shahzaib Bajwa claims a doctor at Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital didn't quickly ensure that Bajwa's airway was unobstructed. As a result, the lawsuit says, Bajwa suffered permanent brain damage.March 28, 2014
  • Charges: 84-year-old Maplewood man killed son over cable TV cost
    Pang Se Vang allegedly shot his 36-year-old son at their home. Charges filed against the elder Vang in Ramsey County District Court say that the victim had recently purchased the house and that his mother and father lived there with him.March 27, 2014
  • Rare legal twist pits one diocese against another
    The Diocese of New Ulm is suing another diocese and a religious order, accusing both of sending a priest to New Ulm in the early 1980s without telling the diocese that the priest had a long history of being accused of child sexual abuse.March 27, 2014
  • St. Paul police to reopen two cases related to Archdiocese investigation
    The cases pertain to Archbishop John Nienstedt, and Curtis Wehmeyer, a St. Paul priest serving time in prison for child sexual abuse.March 26, 2014
  • No felony charges for mom in holding pond crash, deaths
    Marion Guerrido was behind the wheel when her car veered out of control on a highway ramp. There were five small children in the car with her and it took emergency crews several minutes to rescue the children from the deep water.March 26, 2014
  • Minneapolis police cruiser hit by SUV; 2 hurt
    Minneapolis police said in a statement that the two officers were transported to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment after the 9 p.m. incident, although their injuries weren't believed to be serious.March 26, 2014
  • Report: Target missed data breach warnings
    The Senate Commerce Committee report says Target missed multiple warning signs that intruders had broken into company networks and were stealing millions of credit and debit card numbers and other sensitive customer information.March 25, 2014
  • St. Paul teen sentenced to 16 years for beating
    Cindarion Butler, 17, was sentenced by Judge Joanne Smith for his role in the beating in St. Paul's East Side.March 25, 2014

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