Joan Peterson

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2012

    Dayton vetoes deadly force bill

    ‚ÄčLast night, as expected, Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the controversial Defense of Dwelling and Person Act, a bill that would've broadened the rights of property owners to use deadly force.Citing the fact that the Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association, Minnesota Sheriffs' Association, and Minnesota P ... More >>

  • News

    June 3, 2010

    Testing Minnesota's gun show loophole

    How easy is it to buy a firearm in the Twin Cities?

  • Books

    September 5, 2001

    Copping a Feel

    How far is too far when police target prostitutes?

  • News

    July 5, 2000
  • Books

    June 21, 2000

    Know Your Enemy

    The Minneapolis Police Department wants to make wearing a gas mask
    a crime

  • Books

    April 19, 2000

    Public Enemies

    Getting tough on Minneapolis's least wanted