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Becker Police In The News

    

Patriot Newspaper, May 13, 2021 - St. Paulites arrested in Becker for Drugs     
Patriot Newspaper, May 6, 2021 - Chief Baloun celebrates nearly 15 years with BPD
Patriot Newspaper, May 6, 2021 - Chief Baloun recognized for 2020 work
Patriot Newspaper, April 8, 2021 - Forest Lake man Arrested in Becker
Patriot Newspaper, March 18, 2021 - Forest Lake man Arrested in Becker
Patriot Newspaper, February 25, 2021 - Intoxicated driver crashes into BPD vehicles
Patriot Newspaper, February 25, 2021 - BPD Awards
Patriot Newspaper, February 18, 2021 - St. Cloud Couple Arrested in Becker last Saturday
Patriot Newspaper, January 14, 2021 - Baloun rejects Chief job in Brainerd
Patriot Newspaper, November 12, 2020 - St. Joseph Man Flees after Rolling Car in Becker
Patriot Newspaper, October 8, 2020 - Chief Baloun recognized by City for 2020 work
Patriot Newspaper, September 17, 2020 - Becker Police Chase Stolen Vehicle to St. Cloud
Patriot Newspaper, December 17, 2020 - Voigt named Reserve Lieutenant for BPD
Patriot Newspaper, July 9, 2020 - 2 men from Becker sent to jail for drugs
Patriot Newspaper, November 19, 2020 - BPD Welcomes New Officers
Patriot Newspaper, July 16, 2020 - Two arrested during traffic stop in Becker
Patriot Newspaper, July 9, 2020 - Cars stolen from Carole Dr. and Parkview in Becker 
Citizen-Tribune, May 22, 2020 - Baloun Shares with City Emergency, Hazard Mitigation Plans
Citizen-Tribune, May 15, 2020 - Stay Safe Order Installed, Becker PD Doing Their Part
Citizen-Tribune, February 7, 2020 - Skimming Device Found at Speedway
KNSI, February 3, 2020 - Skimmer Found at Central Minnesota Gas Station
Citizen-Tribune, December 17, 2019 - Rothmeyer Gets 10 Years in Fatal Accident
Citizen-Tribune, October 25, 2019 - Motorcycle Accident Kills 1
Citizen-Tribune, October 17, 2019 - Shots Fired at Becker Home; Investigation Continues
WJON Radio, October 8, 2019 - Becker Police Investigating Shooting
Citizen-Tribune, September 13, 2019 - Rothmeyer Pleads Guilty, Avoids Trial
Citizen-Tribune, August 23, 2019 - Streets, Trail Projects Going Out for Bids (Body Camera Article Included)
Citizen-Tribune, June 21, 2019 - Council Enjoys Light Duties Tuesday

Citizen-Tribune, April 19, 2019 - Rothmeyer Trial Date Tentatively Set for Sept. 9
Citizen-Tribune, April 5, 2019 - Google Abatement Approved at Becker
Citizen-Tribune, February 8, 2019 - 3 New Officers Sworn In At Becker City
Citizen-Tribune, January  18, 2019 - Becker Police, Fire Departments "hose" the Schools

Pioneer Press, January 17, 2019 - 3 stolen vehicles, 3 pursuits by police end with 15-year-old boys arrested
Citizen-Tribune, November 2, 2018 - Becker Man Dead of Crash Injuries
StarTribune - August 22, 2018 - Charges: Intoxicated Driver Left Becker Golf Club, Fled Police, and Killed Teen in Crash
Citizen-Tribune, August 17, 2018 - Young Man's Life Ends at the Hands of Drunk Driver
KNSI, August 11, 2018 - Police:  Pursuit Ends in Fatal Crash
Citizen-Tribune, August 10, 2018 - Night to Unite Celebrates 35th Year
St. Cloud Times, August 8, 2018 - Clear Lake Man Charged in Fatal Crash in Becker
Citizen-Tribune, June 8, 2018 -  June Signs Off On 30 Years
Elk River Star News, December 23, 2017 - Children Shop With A Cop  
Citizen-Tribune, December 21, 2017 - Hubbard Honored for 30 Years of Service
Citizen-Tribune, September 7, 2017 - Becker PD Looking to Outfit Officers with Body Cameras
Citizen -Tribune, August 8, 2017 - Police Looking to Use Body Cameras for Accountability
Citizen-Tribune, July 20, 2017 - Cornfield Escapade Doesn't Help Becker Man
Citizen-Tribune - July 20, 2017 - Three New Officers Sworn-In at Council
St. Cloud Times, July 17, 2017 - Becker Police Chase Driver with Warrant 35 miles, Through Cornfield
Citizen-Tribune - July 12, 2017 - Two Becker Men Pending Chars After Drug Bust
Citizen-Tribune, June 29, 2017 -Becker Man Arrested for Assaulting Cop
St. Cloud Times, June 28, 2017 - Becker Officer Injured During Medical Call
Citizen-Tribune, May 4, 2017 - Want Your Kids to be Safe? Have Them Attend Safety Camp
Citizen-Tribune, March 23, 2017 -  Minneapolis Man Arrested for Attempted Burglary at Nix
St. Cloud Times, March 16, 2017 - Bomb Squad Called to Becker Narcotics Bust
Citizen-Tribune, March 16, 2017 - Becker Father and Son Arrested for Numerous Crimes