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County attorney celebrates Worker’s Day with recent victories

The Hennepin County Attorney's Office has always supported working people by strongly enforcing wage laws.

Review of 14,000 old cases using DNA

Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Innocence Project of Minnesota and Office of Minnesota’s Board of Public Defense obtained a federal grant to review more than 14,000 criminal convictions from the 1980s through 1990s.

Two women sent to prison, one for murder, the other for embezzling

Ivory Andis will spend 25 years in prison. Karen Breyette will spend more than five years for stealing nearly $1 million.

Life sentence likely for second rape conviction

Keith Washington convicted of attempted rape and likely to get life.

Crime victims groups take over government center

As part of National Crime Victim's Week, 24 organizations talked to the public

Former Mrs. America charged with swindle at Macy's

Jennifer Kline, a former Mrs. America, was charged with swindling Macy's out of $5,000

Gunman pleads guilty in downtown shooting spree, admits 17 shots

Detroit Davis-Riley pleaded guilty to three counts of assault

Two child care officials charged with defrauding state of $100,000

Abdirazik Gayre and Ibrahim Osman were charged with submitting false claims