Category: Crime

Three local businesses fined for liquor violations

Three local businesses fined for liquor violations

ST. CLOUD, Minnesota- Three St. Cloud businesses are fined by the city council for violating their liquor license. The Boulder Ridge Golf Club, Liquor Pig and Waldo’s Pizza sold liquor to minors under the age of 21. They all three failed their compliance checks back in June of 2015. The businesses all acknowledged the fact they sold alcohol to an […]

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Emergency calls upgrade

Emergency calls upgrade

  MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota- A Twin Cities dispatch center will be getting a new technology that will improve calls to 911. The dispatch center receives about 300 emergency calls every day at Allina Health Emergency Medical Services in St. Paul. Most emergency calls now come from cell phones. Callers that need emergency help sometimes provide wrong information or a faulty location […]

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NAACP asks judge to release video footage of Jamar Clark shooting

NAACP asks judge to release video footage of Jamar Clark shooting

  MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota- The Minneapolis NAACP and the Minnesota chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union plan to ask a judge to force authorities to release video footage of the Jamar Clark shooting. Clark was fatally shot on Nov. 15 by a Minneapolis police officer. Authorities claim Clark was putting up a struggle, while others have said he was handcuffed […]

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Elk River Police Officer Convicted to 61 years

Elk River Police Officer Convicted to 61 years

BUFFALO, Minn.  – The son of an Elk River police officer convicted of killing his father and brother in Wright County has been sentenced to 61 years in prison. Christopher Besser, of St. Michael, pleaded guilty earlier to two counts of second-degree murder in the shooting deaths of 49-year-old Todd Besser and 27-year-old Blake Besser last May. A criminal complaint […]

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City in Minnesota named the number one safest to live in

City in Minnesota named the number one safest to live in

SAINT JOSEPH, Minnesota – Just about twenty-five minutes west from Saint Cloud lies a town that was recently recognized in a state wide ranking. “Its still sinking with me” says police Chief of Saint Joseph, Joel Klein. Saint Joseph, home to around 7,000 people was put on the map earlier last week when it was ranked the number one safest […]

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St. Joseph ranked as safest Minnesota city

St. Joseph ranked as safest Minnesota city

  ST. JOSEPH, Minnesota- According to a report released Monday, St. Joseph is the safest city to live in Minnesota. St. Joseph ranked high due it’s low number of violent crimes and property crimes. The report was released by SafeWise. SafeWise is a home security company that identified the 20 safest cities in Minnesota. The report used FBI crime report […]

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Woman arrested for drunk driving

Woman arrested for drunk driving

ST. CLOUD, Minnesota – A 32-year old woman was arrested early Monday morning for driving while under the influence of alcohol. She revealed to Sartell Police that she was on her way to pick up her sister from Stearn’s County Jail, who was also recently arrested for D.W.I. The driver has been brought to Stearn’s County Jail herself to await her own […]

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