Brandon Stahl | Star Tribune

Brandon Stahl covers Hennepin County courts, reporting on criminal justice, civil lawsuits, juvenile and family law. He previously worked as the investigations editor at the Duluth News Tribune, where his stories on physician malpractice and medical errors, drug abuse, tax dollar waste, sex offenders and police misconduct have won numerous state and national journalism awards.

After rape charges dropped, U of M law professor sues accuser

Francesco Parisi seeks $50K after investigation finds no evidence in case.

Former Mpls. cop charged with felony assault appears in court

Christopher Reiter was briefly jailed one day after he was charged with felony assault for kicking a domestic assault suspect in the face.

Ex-Mpls. cop charged with kick to face and brain injury

Christopher Michael Reiter, who was fired from Minneapolis police, allegedly kicked the man while he was on the ground, breaking his nose. Reiter was responding to a domestic assault call.

Mpls. man gets 5 years in case involving 2-year-old's drive-by shooting death

No one yet to be charged for murdering 2-year-old Le'Vonte King Jason Jones

Report: Poland confirms Mpls. man was Nazi commander

A prosecutor in Poland says that evidence shows without doubt that a Minnesota man was a Nazi unit commander suspected of contributing to the death of 44 Poles.

All charges dropped against U law prof in case involving ex

Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman on Thursday dropped all charges against a University of Minnesota professor accused of raping and stalking an ex-girlfriend.

On East Lake Street, debate heats up over 'livability crimes'

Minneapolis is torn over whether arrests for drinking in public and loitering with an open bottle help or hurt.

Mother wants to know truth of daughter's shooting death

18-year-old Allie Campbell was shot and died on the floor of a motel bathroom. The man who was there when it happened is on trial.

NAACP demands release of north Minneapolis print shop owner jailed since December raid

A felon turned businessman, K.B. Brown has been locked up since a gun was found in his home.

Judge upholds charges against two involved in Fourth Precinct protest shooting

Nathan Gustavsson and Joseph Backman were with Allen Scarsella night of shooting