From a detective helping to solve a murder case to uncovering a human trafficking ring and deputies and citizens working together to save the life of a person who ran off the road, there were many stories of hard work and heroism at the annual Anoka County Sheriff’s Office awards ceremony Feb. 27.
A Coon Rapids man is being accused of forcing his way into an East Bethel home after trying to steal the homeowners’ vehicle on Jan. 1.
A 43-year-old woman was killed from gunshot wounds in her Andover home early Tuesday morning, Dec. 31, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputy Chris Pierro of the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office patrol division was presented with a Medal of Valor Dec. 9 at the Minnesota Sheriff’s Association winter conference.
A 44-year-old Ramsey man has been accused in Anoka County District Court of having sex with at least three boys on multiple occasions when they were 13 years old or younger at the time.
A string of armed robberies were reported in Blaine and Spring Lake Park Thursday evening. Law enforcement believes they are related.
A Bethel woman was sentenced to one year in jail and 10 years’ probation Oct. 10 in Anoka County District Court for killing two people in a traffic accident Sept. 16, 2012.