Police - Ramsey Co. - Maplewood Review

Fri
29
May

Fatal shooting at Stargate in Maplewood

Police say victim appears to have been aggressor
The Maplewood Police Department and the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating a fatal shooting outside the Stargate nightclub in the early hours of Friday morning.
They have identified the victim as Chou "Tony" Yang, 20, of St. Paul.
A call came in at 12:52 a.m. that there had been a shooting outside the club, which is located at 1700 Rice St. in the Crown Plaza retail center.
Emergency responders found a man with a gunshot injury in the parking lot and transported him to Regions Medical Center, where he later died.

 

Wed
27
May

Highway 36 in Maplewood named for Bergeron

Sgt. Joe Bergeron
Sgt. Joe Bergeron

On May 19, Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill into law designating Trunk Highway 36 in Maplewood to be named “Sergeant Joseph Bergeron Memorial Highway.”

Wed
13
May

Maplewood police officer featured in TV program

The Investigation Discovery Network will broadcast an episode called “In The Line Of Fire,” featuring the courageous acts of Maplewood police officer Julie Olson, along with those of an officer from NYPD and LAPD.

Wed
13
May

Senate passes Sgt. Bergeron highway bill

Just over five years after Maplewood community lost Sgt. Joseph Bergeron, a veteran officer on the Maplewood Police Department for 26 years — the Minnesota Senate has voted to name a section of Highway 36 in his honor. Sgt.

Wed
29
Apr

Maplewood police use new technology to expand footprint, collect visual records

Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell models one of the department’s four body cameras. Since July 2014, three officers have been piloting the cameras, recording their shifts in their entirety.  (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell models one of the department’s four body cameras. Since July 2014, three officers have been piloting the cameras, recording their shifts in their entirety. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

At the April 13 Maplewood City Council workshop, Police Chief Paul Schnell called attention to a number of significant advances in police technology over the years — including the invention of the breathalyzer, the transition from revolvers to sem

Sun
26
Apr

Ramsey County to hold May 2 warrant resolution event

Ramsey County is hoping to close out some of its 4,500 active misdemeanor warrants.

Wed
08
Apr

Vang brings new perspective to Maplewood police force

Maplewood police officer Pam Vang prepares for a day shift during her second phase of training. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
Maplewood police officer Pam Vang prepares for a day shift during her second phase of training. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

Nearly eight weeks into training, one of the Maplewood Police Department's newest members, officer Pam Vang, 26, is focused on learning the ropes so she'll be able to serve the city safely and effectively.

Wed
01
Apr

Bills to name 36 for Bergeron in works

State Sen. Chuck Wiger, DFL-Maplewood, presents a bill that would name the stretch of state Highway 36 that runs through Maplewood in honor of Sgt. Joe Bergeron, who died in the line of duty May 1, 2010. Next to him sits the widow of the slain officer, Gail, and Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
State Sen. Chuck Wiger, DFL-Maplewood, presents a bill that would name the stretch of state Highway 36 that runs through Maplewood in honor of Sgt. Joe Bergeron, who died in the line of duty May 1, 2010. Next to him sits the widow of the slain officer, Gail, and Maplewood Police Chief Paul Schnell. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

A welcomed, emotional tribute nearly five years after Bergeron's death

Wed
25
Mar

Area legislators move to honor slain police officer

Last week, the Minnesota House of Representatives will hear legislation renaming a portion of Highway 36 within the city limits of Maplewood as “Sergeant Joseph Bergeron Memorial Highway.” Representative Leon Lillie (DFL-Maplewood) is the bill’s c

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