St. Paul Police

Susie Jones
June 13, 2019 - 2:55 pm
A stunning announcement from St. Paul Police Chief Todd Axtell Thursday. He says he fired five St. Paul officers for what Axtell called a "violation of trust and deceit." Our @sjonesWCCO breaks down the St. Paul Police Department's announcement and decision to fire five officers today. pic.twitter...
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Sloane Martin
May 03, 2019 - 4:35 pm
An arrest is made in the death of a man who was shot in broad daylight in a parking of a business in St. Paul's North End neighborhood. The victim's name is not released. Police say Lavelle Darvon Brown, 27, of St. Paul, booked into the Ramsey County jail early Saturday morning on suspicion of...
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Sloane Martin
April 03, 2019 - 9:06 am
St. Paul Police are investigating a fatal two-car crash. First responders arrived at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Concord and Page Streets, south of the St. Paul Downtown Airport. St. Paul Police Department spokesman Sgt. Mike Ernster says a 19-year-old in a Honda Civic was driving...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
March 20, 2019 - 5:56 pm
Despite efforts to educate the public about how to prevent car pedestrian accidents in St Paul, there's another fatality. It happened Thursday near the State Capitol. Authorities say a man was hit by a car that was heading east on Kellogg near John Ireland boulevards. The name of the victim is not...
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St. Paul Police Department
February 15, 2019 - 6:13 am
St. Paul Police are putting their mounted patrols out to pasture. Chief Todd Axtell says they are getting rid of mounted patrols and motorcycle patrols because of an increase in officer injuries. An official with St. Paul police say even though people like to see the officers on horseback, the time...
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Two Haute Mamas
January 09, 2019 - 1:59 pm
The St. Paul Police Department hopes a new recruitment event will encourage more women to join the force. Of the more than 600 officers who work for the city of St. Paul, less than a hundred are women. And none of those women are African American. Sheletta & Lindy of the Two Haute Mamas podcast...
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Sloane Martin
August 25, 2018 - 4:19 pm
No one was arrested during an anti-police violence protest that affected traffic for several hours outside the Minnesota State Fair on Saturday. About twenty people from protesting fatal officer-involved shootings started demonstrating at Hamline Park in St. Paul, several miles south of the...
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Sloane Martin
August 18, 2018 - 5:26 pm
A 59-year-old man is in custody in connection to the death of his wife in St. Paul -- the city's third homicide this week. St. Paul Police says officers were called to the 1400 block of Payne Avenue at 10 a.m. Saturday for a call of a house fire. They discovered a woman who was "gravely injured"...
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