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December 9, 2012
Farmington police officer Tased, injured while responding to call
Tasers can be an effective tool for a police officer dealing with an uncooperative individual. But if things don't go quite right, they can also be a real pain. One Farmington police officer found that out the hard way last week when he and another officer responded to a 911 call. The...
December 9, 2012 - 7:21am
December 3, 2012
Farmington police report: November 16-21
November 16 Suicide threat, Brennan Path Fraud, 200 block of Elm St. Larceny, from yards, 19300 block of Eureka Ave. November 17 Burglary, forced entry, 1000 block of Westview Ct. Animal bite, dog, 900 block of Tenth St. November 18 Domestic, 4300 block of 220th St. W....
December 3, 2012 - 7:22am
December 2, 2012
Farmington man faces child porn charges
A 26-year-old Farmington man has been charged with possessing and sharing pornographic images and videos involving children. Joshua Reger called the pornographic works "fascinating" in a complaint that details a police investigation that led to five felony counts of possessing child...
December 2, 2012 - 7:20am
November 26, 2012
Driver nearly hit another car on Highway 52 near Hampton
A 43-year-old Zumbro Falls man faces DWI charges after he reportedly nearly swerved into another car on Highway 52 in Hampton Township. Another driver called police shortly after 11 a.m. Oct. 19, 2011, to report the incident. The driver told dispatchers the other car was "swerving...
November 26, 2012 - 7:38am
Farmington police report: November 9-16
November 9 Property damage accident, 1000 block of Third St. Damage to property, private, 5500 block of Lower 182nd St. W. Drugs, possession of marijuana in motor vehicle, Akin Court and Akin Road Warrant service/arrest, 20800 block of Chippendale Ave. November 10 Damage...
November 26, 2012 - 7:25am
November 20, 2012
Farmington police report: November 2-9
November 2 Drugs, possession/sale, small amount of marijuana, Ninth and Oak streets Warrrant service/arrest, 19200 block of Euclid Path Domestic, 20500 block of Abbey Ln. November 3 Damage to property, private, 100 block of Elm St. DWI, second degree, Cedar Avenue and Dodd...
November 20, 2012 - 7:28am
Lakeville man was in the wrong car at the wrong time
An observant off-duty police officer and a driver who was behind the wheel when he shouldn't have been have led to felony drug charges against a 36-year-old Lakeville man who chose the wrong car to ride in. The off-duty officer spotted the ineligible driver Sept. 12 while stopped...
November 20, 2012 - 7:24am
November 12, 2012
Postal pot delivery leads to charges
Picking up your mail can get you in some big trouble when the package that's waiting for you is filled with marijuana. Bradley James Nelson, 38, of St. Louis Park, learned that last April when he came to Farmington to collect a package police say contained approximately 15 pounds...
November 12, 2012 - 7:40am
Farmington police report: October 26-November 2
October 26 Fraud, insufficient funds check, 5400 block of 183rd St. W. Domestic assault, 100 block of Fifth St. Domestic, 5000 block of Upper 182nd St.?W. Warrant service/arrest, 20000 block of Dunbar Ave. Assist other agency, Johnny Cake Ridge Road and Sherwood October...
November 12, 2012 - 7:25am
November 8, 2012
Graphic graffiti artist hits several downtown Farmington buildings
Saturday may have started out as a nice day, but it got worse quickly for Kay and Elsworth Hoeppner when they discovered the graffiti on their...
November 8, 2012 - 11:47am
November 6, 2012
Police report: October 19-25
October 19 Lost property, 19800 block of English Ave. Liquor, consumption by persons under 21, 18800 block of Exclusive Path October 20 Disorderly conduct, 10 block of Eighth St. Drugs, possession of small amount of marijuana, Chippendale Avenue and Elm Street Traffic, drivers...
November 6, 2012 - 7:24am
November 1, 2012
Driver got drunk, then he got lost
Police say Anthony Ford got a little drunk and then got a little lost last February. According to a complaint filed last week in the Dakota County Attorney's office, the 29-year-old Apple Valley resident was trying to get home from a night out in Hastings Feb. 10 when a sheriff's...
November 1, 2012 - 11:25am
Father charged for punishing son
A Farmington father who said he was punishing his son for misbehaving in school faces gross misdemeanor charges after police and county attorneys decided the punishment was excessive. The Dakota County Attorney's office has charged 34-year-old Max Roy McCullough with malicious punishment...
November 1, 2012 - 11:24am
Empey faces four charges in diesel spill
A Castle Rock man will appear in Dakota County court this month to face charges stemming from a diesel spill in the Vermillion River. Cole Empey faces four different charges for operating an illegal scrap yard at the corner of Fourth and Willow Streets, and for the diesel spill that...
November 1, 2012 - 11:13am
October 31, 2012
Farmington man pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct
Adam Berg, who was charged in February with exposing himself and showing pornographic pictures to several children in the city, pleaded guilty...
October 31, 2012 - 2:29pm