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Minnesota state Rep. Cedrick Frazier won't run for Hennepin County attorney

Frazier said he is "committed to public safety and justice and will continue working to advance those important goals in the state legislature."


Brooklyn Park man charged with attempted murder in knife attack on ex-girlfriend

A Brooklyn Park man was charged Tuesday with attempted murder for allegedly attacking his girlfriend with a knife.Cortez D. Banks, 27, was charged in Hennepin…


Former Hennepin County probation officer found guilty on all counts in kidnapping, murder case

Ex-probation officer aided, abetted killing, jurors find.


Former Hennepin County probation officer on trial for kidnapping, murder breaks down in tears

Elsa Segura testified that she didn't question her boyfriend about setting up a home showing that led to the killing of a real estate agent.


Bail set for accused shooter in Hwy. 169 killing

Jamal Smith's attorney asked for a much lower amount, which a judge rejected.


Supreme Court overturns Noor third-degree murder conviction

Decision could cut 8 years from sentence of ex-Mpls. officer, affect other cases.


Noor decision has broader impact on Chauvin case, other police prosecutions

Some lawyers said third-degree murder can't be used against four former officers in pending cases.


Former Hennepin County probation officer on trial for 2019 kidnapping, murder

Elsa Segura is expected to testify at her trial, which could last about eight more days.


Minnesota House Majority Leader Rep. Winkler explores run for Hennepin County attorney

The field of possible candidates now grows to four.


Bloomington brothers sentenced for luring, killing man

The victim was romantically involved with a woman also involved with one of the killers.