Alicia Decker, the 24-year-old widow of Cold Spring police Officer Tom Decker, says the hardest part about coping with his death is hearing a siren and wondering whether someone else has just been shot.
A man who was arrested but not charged in the killing of a Cold Spring police officer is back in jail on a felony stalking charge. Thirty-four-year-old Ryan Larson was booked into the Wright County Jail Friday.
The killing of Cold Spring Police Officer Thomas Decker last month is the first fatal shooting of Minnesota law enforcement officer since 1970 that was not solved within a few days, an MPR News analysis has found.
A 34-year-old man accused in the fatal shooting of a police officer in a small central Minnesota city was released from custody Tuesday after authorities determined they did not have enough evidence to file charges.
Members of the public who wish to honor Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker are being encouraged to pay respects along a procession route. Up to 2,000 officers from around the country could attend Decker's funeral Wednesday.
A police officer who was killed last week in Minnesota in what authorities say was an ambush once helped Lisa Stukey when she feared an intruder was inside her home. So, the Cold Spring woman organized a candlelight vigil so she could thank the officer "one last time."
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