Crime

Rogers Police report that a 63-year-old male driver from Elk River has died following a crash Thursday, Dec. 12, that might have been caused by the man’s medical condition. Police were dispatched to a personal injury motor vehicle crash at County Rd. 81 and Brockton Lane. The car’s Onstar system called and reported the crash. [...]

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by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing Writer   The Rogers City Council approved the purchase of a $558,000 heavy duty rescue vehicle for the Rogers Fire Department. “We need the truck for our firefighters to do their job on a daily basis,” said Rogers Fire Chief Brad Feist. The new vehicle will provide storage space for hazmat [...]

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Rogers Police have forwarded to the city attorney a case involving a parent who left two young children in a car. Officers were approached Tuesday, Oct. 8, by a witness about two small children unattended inside a running vehicle with the window partly down at 14165 James Rd. The witness stated the two children were [...]

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No foul play suspected A 55-year-old woman who was reported missing out of Rogers Monday, Sept. 30, was found dead in a vehicle in Wright County the next day, and police said no foul play is suspected. A Rogers officer was dispatched at 9 p.m. Sept. 30 to take a missing person report. The officer [...]

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The following contains a sample of calls reported to Rogers Police from Monday, Aug. 19, through Sunday, Aug. 25. Monday, Aug. 19 Officers were dispatched to an unknown medical, person down at a business in the 20000 block of South Diamond Lake Road. Officers were informed employees found him slumped over the steering wheel of [...]

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Editor’s Note: the following contains some but not nearly all of the calls reported to Rogers Police from Jan. 7 to Jan. 14. Monday, Jan. 7 A hit-and-run crash was reported at Holiday store on South Diamond Lake Road. Suspect vehicle left scene and later stopped by Plymouth PD. Hotel staff found a male passed [...]

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Rogers gun applications quadrupled in mere days since the Dec. 14 Connecticut shootings. Police chief Jeff Beahen said the department issued 23 gun applications from Monday, Dec. 17, to early Friday afternoon, Dec. 21, whereas the department had issued 69 applications in the previous three months. The chief said the numbers of gun applications in [...]

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