St. Paul City Attorney's Office

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2011

    Walter Carlson returns to Minneapolis Police after privacy violations

    ​Criminal charges against Minneapolis cop Walter Carlson will be dismissed on a technicality, and Carlson has returned to work without punishment -- assuming he doesn't invade anyone else's privacy in the next year. Carlson was indicted last month for allegedly accessing people's public records f ... More >>

  • News

    December 4, 2002
  • Books

    August 7, 2002

    An Unlikely Spoiler

    Could senate candidate Ed McGaa put a crimp in Paul Wellstone's plans?

  • News

    July 10, 2002
  • News

    April 17, 2002
  • Books

    September 12, 2001

    Saloon Blues

    Lucy's has neighbors in Frogtown clamoring for closing time

  • News

    September 6, 2000

    Arrested Development

    City officials say the head of the Frogtown Action Alliance is dodging them. Two former employees say he sexually harassed them. Leaders in the struggling St. Paul neighborhood fear Shem Shakir's bad karma is contagious.

  • Books

    October 27, 1999

    Out in the Open

    St. Paul police go after gay and bisexual men for indecent conduct along the riverfront