Minnesota


After gutting police budget, Minneapolis city council complains about soaring crime

A mere three months after lobbying to "defund the police," several members of the Minneapolis City Council are reporting that residents are asking where the police have gone.

Nicole Russell

Bodycam footage shows George Floyd ingesting fatal amount of drugs, cop's lawyers claim

The defense attorney for the Minneapolis police officer who has been charged with the murder of George Floyd claims that Floyd was the "victim of a careless overdose" rather than homicide.

Collin Jones

Six Minnesota mayors endorse Trump: 'We don't recognize the Democratic Party'

At least six Democratic mayors are reported to have broken with the party and endorsed President Donald Trump.

Collin Jones

Insurance payouts not enough to cover riot damage

Most insurance policy reimbursements hover between $25,000 and $50,000, but contractors have consistently been sending in bids that range from $200,000 to $300,000.

Collin Jones

BLM mob repeatedly shows up at Minnesota senator's door

Black Lives Matter protesters appeared multiple times at Minnesota Republican Sen. Warren Limmer’s house, demanding that he address them.

Mia Cathell

Crime skyrockets in Minneapolis as police publish letter offering advice on how to avoid getting robbed, carjacked

The Minneapolis police department has told residents of the 3rd Precinct how to protect themselves after reports of increasing crime—and it isn't calling the police.

Libby Emmons

Nightly violence rages at site of George Floyd's death

The site where George Floyd died at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer has become a hotbed of crime and violence, and a danger for local residents.

James Anthony

Federal government refuses to give $500m in disaster relief funds to Minnesota following riots

The federal government denied Minnesota Governor Tim Walz's request for federal funding to rebuild and repair damaged property following the death of George Floyd.

Collin Jones

Ilhan Omar calls for 'dismantling' America

Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar held a press conference Wednesday in St. Paul demanding that the federal government take action against "institutional racism."

Collin Jones

Minneapolis spends $63,000 on private security for city council members defunding the police

Minneapolis city council members who voted to dismantle and defund the city’s police department have been using taxpayer dollars to pay for private security.

Ian Miles Cheong

Plan to defund police approved by Minneapolis City Council

After Minneapolis' mayor was booed out of a struggle session for refusing to defund the police department, City Council pledged their support to dismantle law enforcement in that city.

Collin Jones

STRUGGLE SESSION: Minneapolis mayor humiliated by protestors after refusing to defund police

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey was booed out of a protest on Saturday for refusing to say that he would defund the police.

Collin Jones

Minnesota officials blame white supremacists for riots despite facts

Arrest records contradicted Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey's assertion that "white supremacists" and "out-of-state instigators" were behind recent riots.

Collin Jones

Ilhan Omar's daughter shows support on Twitter for antifa group organizing riots in Minneapolis

Elites like Isra Hirsi can stoke the flames of violence from the safety of their homes while encouraging the poor and disenfranchised to take to the streets by rioting.

Ian Miles Cheong

One dead as Minneapolis burns during riots over George Floyd's death

Protesters took to the streets of Minneapolis last night, looting and destroying infrastructure in response to the tragic death of George Floyd on Tuesday.

Collin Jones