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Murder charges filed against Brooklyn Center man in September shooting

Sherman Alexander, 31, charged with murder of Jenna Rae Heilman, 28

Indictment for rape could send Mound man to prison for life

A grand jury indicted Matthew Reinitz, 37, in a vicious sex assault.

Crime-fighting business people, heroic officer, anti-truancy crusader and Minnesota Supreme court justice among those honored

This is the 16th year the County Attorney’s office has presented the Community Leadership Awards to people who have made a difference in public safety and justice.

Intentional crash results in murder charge for driver

Tristen Baier was charged with second-degree murder for intentionally driving into a crowd

Minneapolis woman sentenced in fatal New Year’s Eve hit & run

Donella Day, 28, sentenced to 45 months in prison for the hit and run death of 37-year-old Aisha Freels.

Hennepin county included in effort to combat drug trafficking

The Office of National Drug Control Policy notified Hennepin County that it will be one of the counties included in Wisconsin’s High Intensity Drug Traffic Areas, allowing them access to some of the $5 million a year it receives from the federal government.

Accomplice charged in Minneapolis double homicide

Rashad Austin was charged with helping Jquan McInnis after the double fatal shooting

Minneapolis man sentenced for killing his wife

Wayne Watson was sentenced to 93 months after pleading guilty to manslaughter

Minneapolis man sentenced to 92 months in prison

Ryan Howard, 26, pleaded guilty to prohibited person in possession of a firearm; his co-defendants, William Erickson and Aaron Smith, pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting aggravated robbery.

Brooklyn Center man indicted for first-degree murder

Grand jury indicts Jamal Kareem Newell, 34, in shooting death of Michael Damien Wayne Polk.

Juvenile faces first-degree murder charge in killing of adult, baby

Jquan McInnis, 17, charged in double homicide.

Statement on case of 17-year-old arrested in double homicide

Extension in case of 17-year-old arrested in connection with double homicide.

Grant sentenced to 78 months for I-94 drive-by

Donquarious grant was sentenced for his part in two shootings

Brooklyn Park man sentenced for murder of girlfriend

Toby Clarke, 38, sentenced to 15 years in prison for murder of Krista Ambers.

Suspect in downtown shooting charged with felon in possession of gun

Qumari Spencer, 19, of Brooklyn Center, suspect in downtown shooting, charged with felon in possession of a gun.

Hennepin County Attorney's Office statement on Gopher football case

The Hennepin County Attorney's Office has made a decision in the Gopher's case