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February 13, 2019
St. Paul Police Senior Cmdr. Kurt Hallstrom demonstrates the PepperBall, which shoots pellets that have a similar effect as pepper spray, in St. Paul, Feb. 6, 2019.  Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
St. Paul police use Pepperball gun on woman threatening to blow up building
February 13, 2019 - 2:56pm
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Ethan Schwinghammer as an eighth-grader participated in a ride-along with a police officer and knew right then that a career in law enforcement was for him. The 18-year-old is now a licensed peace officer with the Clara City Police Department.
Ride in squad car set 18-year-old on career path; Clara City police officer brings experience as community service officer
February 13, 2019 - 6:28am
January 20, 2019
Body of woman found in Granite Falls apartment fire
January 20, 2019 - 1:27pm
January 4, 2019
Willmar Police arrest man who choked 97-year-old woman at care center
January 4, 2019 - 3:51pm
December 28, 2018
Deandre Demetrius Davenport
Davenport guilty in Grahek murder: Gunman will be second to receive life sentence
December 28, 2018 - 8:52pm
December 17, 2018
Ohio police department posts note asking speeding driver to slow down
December 17, 2018 - 2:32pm
December 15, 2018
Willmar Police subdue man, take into custody after standoff at residence
December 15, 2018 - 6:21pm
December 14, 2018
Tribune file photo
Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher
One-day court trial set for Monte Police Chief
December 14, 2018 - 4:16pm
December 7, 2018
Officer killed responding to California mass shooting was struck by friendly fire, police say
December 7, 2018 - 3:43pm
December 1, 2018
Strategy Analytics forecasts that more than 3.4 million video doorbells, such as this one from Ring, will be sold this year.   Ring photo
Video doorbells are winning over police departments and helping to nab burglars and porch bandits.
December 1, 2018 - 10:11am
November 2, 2018
Duluth murder trial set to begin: King faces potential life sentence if convicted
November 2, 2018 - 7:18pm
David Medellin Jr., of Willmar
Update: Homicide victim ID'd as Medellin Jr. of Willmar
November 2, 2018 - 7:03pm
October 29, 2018
Bryan Johnson was fired from the Itasca County Sheriff's Office but is running for sheriff.
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm
October 25, 2018
Man shot with flare gun following argument at a Willmar business
October 25, 2018 - 4:58pm
October 19, 2018
Roger Ridler
Olivia electrical contractor accused of stealing power
October 19, 2018 - 4:46pm