GRAND FORKS POLICE STABBING INVESTIGATION: Lt Brett Johnson, GFPD

Grand Forks police officers detain a man near the Ralph Engelstad Arena a few blocks east of an apartment complex where two people were stabbed Monday morning. The man allegedly broke into the apartment where the stabbings occurred Tuesday morning.
photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald

Lt Brett Johnson provides an update on a story the Grand Forks Herald updated this morning.

AREA DRUG & CRIME TRENDS: Chief Mike Hedlund, Lt Derik Zimmel & Sheriff Bob Rost

June 14, 2017, Hour 1

Is illegal drug use increasing in the Grand Forks – East Grand Forks area?  Is crime increasing due to increased drug use in the area? Or, are the numbers using drugs the same and we’re reading about them more because of the powerful nature of the drugs they are using?

We ask three longtime area law enforcement officers about their observations on drug use and crime, is it changing?  Here’s what they had to say.

BREAKING NEWS:  Bob Rost plans to run for a County Commissioner seat.

Chief Mike Hedlund,
EGF Police Department
Derik Zimmel
Lt, GFPD
Bob Rost
Sheriff, GF County