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The initiative has hit snags even before being approved. But if an independent consultant does find criminal charges are warranted against police officers, the road leads back to prosecutors who
Police said the two men who died in the shooting on Saturday, Nov. 19, knew each other.
Phillip Dewey Bergquist, a 32-year-old man with no permanent address, was found dead at 11:15 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, near the Red River, just north of Main Avenue in Fargo.
According to Fargo police, the body of Phillip Dewey Bergquist, 32, no permanent address, was found in the river just north of Main Avenue about 11:15 a.m. Sunday.
The man struck the roof of a semi before bouncing onto the pavement.
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One of the 18 sexual assault kits has gone untested since January 2021, languishing in storage at North Dakota's crime lab for more than 20 months. Attorney General Drew Wrigley, who oversees the

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North Dakota Attorney General Drew Wrigley said the shooting of Andrew Martinez was justified, meaning officers won't face criminal charges. The Martinez family asked law enforcement to reevaluate
Cops and prosecutors are not on the same team. Our criminal justice system cannot function as it was intended to if they are on the same team.
Cass County State's Attorney Birch Burdick said he didn't see a direct conflict in the shooting of Andrew Martinez, but he sent prosecutorial decisions to North Dakota Attorney General Drew Wrigley

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