Statewide DWI Crackdown Yields 1,370 Arrests

Law enforcement agencies across Minnesota recently combined efforts to conduct a 17-day drunk driving crackdown. Over 300 agencies were involved in the operation, which the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Traffic Safety coordinated from Aug. 18 to Sept. 3. In total, there were 1,370 DWI arrests, up from 1,351 in the 2016 crackdown. […]

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State Supreme Court Examines Placing Minnesota Court Records Online

Typically if you wanted to access official Minnesota court records, you’d have to go to the courthouse, and possibly pay for printing. However, it appears that could all change relatively soon. According to a report from James Eli Shiffer of the Star Tribune, the Minnesota Supreme Court appears to be headed towards a decision that […]

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New MN Expungement Law Goes Into Effect, Adds Hope of Second Chances

A new year means new chances for those with previous convictions in Minnesota. On January 1st, a state law went into effect allowing people with misdemeanors and some felonies to petition a judge to determine whether or not they can have their criminal records sealed. The move opens the door for struggling jobseekers who previously […]

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