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Leech Lake Tribal Police
February 17, 2016
Leech Lake Police seize more than $230,000 in narcotics in 2015
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department seized more than $230,000 in illegal narcotics in 2015. Police officials said they drafted 41 search warrants for residences and vehicles last year, and seized 37 firearms (which include handguns and rifles) as well as $9,900...
February 17, 2016 - 11:25am
December 11, 2015
Stuff the Squad: Leech Lake Tribal Police host needs drive for homeless
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department partnered with the Leech Lake Housing Authority Friday to host its annual “Stuff a Squad”...
December 11, 2015 - 9:28pm
September 22, 2015
Cass Lake man pleads not guilty to meth charge
CASS LAKE -- One of three Cass Lake men charged with felony drug possession after law enforcement seized approximately a quarter-pound of methamphetamine in July has pleaded not guilty in Cass County District Court. Allen Fairbanks, 28, Joshua Fairbanks, 26, and Spencer Fairbanks,...
September 22, 2015 - 8:40pm
Leech Lake Tribal Police awarded $40K for body cameras
CASS LAKE—The U.S. Department of Justice announced in a release Monday more than $23.2 million in grant funding will be awarded to local and tribal law enforcement agencies for body cameras. One of the recipients is the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department in Cass Lake. The...
September 22, 2015 - 4:16pm
July 10, 2015
Seven arrested after meth search warrants served in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Tribal Police recently executed two search warrants on separate residences in Cass Lake and arrested seven people. The search warrants were issued to locate methamphetamine. Four juveniles were placed into protective custody as the result of one search...
July 10, 2015 - 5:51pm
June 29, 2015
UPDATE: Homicide suspects who fled Colorado arrested in Cass County
CASS LAKE -- Two suspects who fled Colorado after the death of their 4-week-old daughter were apprehended without incident in Cass Lake on Monday....
June 29, 2015 - 6:23pm
April 22, 2015
POLICE: Meth found at Cass Lake residence, four arrested
CASS LAKE—Four people were arrested Tuesday after the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force executed a search...
April 22, 2015 - 5:44pm
December 25, 2014
Missing BSU student found 'safe'
BEMIDJI -- The 18-year-old BSU student who was reported missing has been found “safe,” according to the Leech Lake Tribal Police. The...
December 25, 2014 - 5:31pm
December 22, 2014
18-year-old Cass Lake man reported missing
BEMIDJI -- An 18-year-old BSU student has been reported missing. Erik Jones, 18, who is originally from Cass Lake but has been living in...
December 22, 2014 - 4:15pm
July 29, 2014
UPDATE: High-speed chase in Bemidji ends in fatality
BEMIDJI -- A high-speed pursuit through Bemidji ended in a fatality this afternoon. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the pursuit and shooting. The driver was found with a single gunshot wound and pronounced dead at the scene on Division Street and Hidden...
July 29, 2014 - 11:16am
May 28, 2013
Authorities investigate possible burglary, arson
BEMIDJI — A couple lost a source of income and two others lost virtually all of their belongings Sunday after burglars allegedly torched a home on the north side of Big Lake. Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp said the renters of the home, at 6876 Maple Beach Court NE, were...
May 28, 2013 - 4:49pm