The images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri, where an unarmed teen was shot to death August 9, precipitating mass protests, show cops crouching on armored tanks and squinting into sniper scopes. They're dressed head to toe in camouflage as they rush civilians with assault rifles. For this, we can c ... More >>
-- Update, including suspect mugshot, at bottom --Last night, Matt Scott was chilling at Kiku Bistro when he observed a driver smash into a Mini Cooper parked on Hennepin Avenue."The guy hit the car and instantly got out and bolted down the street," Scott told us. But five to ten minutes later, with ... More >>
Photo by Liz West, Flickr.Most police officers don't wear firefighter jackets.Timothy Kelvie, a former Vadnais Heights firefighter, is accused of posing as a police officer and pulling over two teenagers. Based on the equipment found his car, this may not have been the first time. He now fa ... More >>
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