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March 29, 2017
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Willmar Police Department Chief Jim Felt holds a Taser stun gun with a training cartridge. A use-of-force simulator the department has requested the city purchase would include mockups of several weapons an officer might use on duty, including a stun gun, pepper spray and baton.
Willmar PD seeks use-of-force simulator
March 29, 2017 - 6:54am
March 23, 2017
Quilt for a cop at Willmar Middle School
March 23, 2017 - 11:40am
February 25, 2017
Jeffery Nunez, left, and Kayden Gillum talk Thursday to Willmar Police Department Capt. Michael Anderson during lunch at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar. Willmar officers visited both Roosevelt and Kennedy schools for lunch. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Lunch with a Cop
February 25, 2017 - 6:07am
February 15, 2017
Duluth man charged with Willmar assault
February 15, 2017 - 6:51am
December 20, 2016
Boy, 11, suspended over alleged gun threats to alternative program in Willmar
December 20, 2016 - 6:01am
December 5, 2016
Willmar police officer escapes injury in early-morning rollover crash
December 5, 2016 - 3:36pm
November 14, 2016
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Willmar PD updates camera system
November 14, 2016 - 6:08am
Willmar child, 6, dies after TV falls on him
October 14, 2016 - 3:32pm
October 3, 2016
Facebook bomb threat deemed not a serious threat
October 3, 2016 - 4:38pm
September 28, 2016
Willmar Police K-9 dog Axel. (Tribune file photo)
Willmar Police dog helps track, apprehend suspect
September 28, 2016 - 10:04am
September 12, 2016
Dave Holmquist, sheriff deputy of Kandiyohi County, stands in a prayer circle with his family and members of the community Sunday at Robbins Island during the Honor the Badge ceremony.Community members were asked to gather around a service members and say a prayer. Briana Sanchez / Tribune play button
Willmar celebrates law enforcement
September 12, 2016 - 10:19am
July 24, 2016
Willmar Police Department Officer Pete Dobransky is shown in this June file photo while he patrols. Single-officer patrols are typical for the department in an effort to spread enforcement to as many areas of the city as possible. (Rand Middleton / Tribune file)
Fewer applicants this time as Willmar PD seeks to fill officer position
July 24, 2016 - 10:39pm
June 29, 2016
Willmar Police Department Officer Pete Dobransky stops Wednesday in one of the department's newer squad vehicles, a Ford Police Interceptor Utility Vehicle. Willmar began replacing its fleet of Chevy Impala squad cars with the Ford Interceptors last year. (RAND MIDDLETON \ TRIBUNE)
Willmar Police Department looks to buy four new vehicles
June 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
May 23, 2016
Willmar man arrested after making threats with handgun
May 23, 2016 - 4:55pm
May 22, 2016
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Fact check: Crime mapping in Willmar shows downtown not a hotbed of criminal activity
May 22, 2016 - 11:27pm