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Man Being Sought After Standoff Near NDSU Campus

The incident was reported at 1131 College St. N, across from the Farmhouse Fraternity.

1/2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Show Caption Hide Caption FARGO (KFGO) – Shortly after 10 p.m. Monday, Fargo Police were called to a domestic situation near NDSU. The incident was reported at 1131 College St. N, across from the Farmhouse Fraternity. A man and a woman were arguing outside. After talking to police, the man ran back into the…

Smoke Filled Apartment Near Downtown Fargo Sends Man to Hospital

Officers found smoke coming from the sixth floor unit and a tenant who refused to come out.

FARGO, N.D. (KFGO) – Fargo police responded to a disturbance call shortly before 5.a.m Monday at Univerisity Drive Manor, 1201 2nd Avenue North after some residents of the high rise apartment reported hearing a tenant yelling for help. Sgt. Troy Hannig says when officers arrived, they found smoke coming from the sixth floor unit and a tenant who refused to…

Fargo Police Explorers Looking For Next Generation Of Police Officers

Program Gives Teens A Taste Of What Police Work Is Like

UPDATE: The address of the Fargo Police Department’s Police Explorers open house on the graphic in the video above is incorrect. It should say 105 25th Street North.   The Fargo Police Department wants to find the next generation of officers to protect and serve our community. The Fargo Police Explorers is a program for people 14–20 years-old to learn…

Man Arrested After Fleeing Police in Early Morning Traffic Stop

Wallette is being held at the Cass County Jail.

WEST FARGO, N.D.–A man was arrested early Friday morning after attempting to flee from West Fargo Police during a traffic stop. Police officers attempted to stop a vehicle in the 1300 block of 13th Avenue E. in West Fargo. The vehicle fled eastbound on 13th Avenue into the City of Fargo. The vehicle eventually lost control near 14th Street S….

Fargo Woman Arrested After Striking Police Officer Outside School

Fargo police say 42-year-old Jami Streyle refused to leave the school campus.

FARGO, N.D.–A Fargo woman was arrested outside Shanley High School and Sullivan Middle School in South Fargo Thursday morning. Police say 42-year-old Jami Streyle initially refused to leave the school campus. Eventually, Streyle left, but then returned claiming she was looking for her children. When officers arrived, Streyle began to fight with them and struck an officer. The school was…

Increased Police Presence at Fargo North High School Following Suspicious Message

A student reported writings on a desk that included, "school shooting threat 9-4-19."

Fargo, N.D. – Fargo North High School is operating as normal after a school shooting threat was determined to be not credible. One student discovered disturbing messages on a desk on Tuesday, one of which included a school shooting threat referencing Wednesday’s date. School administration and the Fargo Police Department conducted an investigation and concluded that there was no threat….

Human Remains Found Riverside Belong to Brenda Kartes

Fargo Police is ruling her death as suspicious but cause is still unknown

FARGO, N.D. — 31–year–old Brenda Kartes went missing more than a year ago. “We were optimistic that we’d find her alive, but again, we also knew that that was a very distinct possibility that she was dead,” said Fargo Police Dep. Chief Joe Anderson. Her skeletal remains were found last Thursday alongside the river at Riverside Cemetery by employees conducting…

Fargo Police Confirm Identity of Human Remains Found in Fargo

Fargo police confirmed the remains recovered were of Brenda Kartes.

Fargo, N.D.–The Fargo Police Department has revealed the identity of the human remains found along the Red River in Fargo last week. Fargo police confirmed the remains recovered were of Brenda Kartes. The medical examiner was able to use dental records to confirm Brenda’s identity, but the cause of death is still unknown. Police are calling the case “suspicious,” but…

Man Who Mows For Free Across The Country Stops In Fargo Again

Rodney Smith Junior is traveling the country and mowing the lawns of the elderly, disabled, single parents or veterans for free

Ms. Freetag, Rodney Smith, Jr. & Officer Nolan Kroger/Facebook FARGO, N.D. — A man on a mission to help people across the country mow their lawns has returned to Fargo. Rodney Smith Junior is traveling the country and mowing the lawns of the elderly, disabled, single parents or veterans for free. He stopped by the home of Ms. Freetag who…

LIVE: Stay Safe On The Roads During Back To School Time

Fargo PD Tips For Drivers To Stay Safe

  Fargo Police PIO Jessica Schindeldecker joins us with tips for drivers to make sure you keep yourselves and kids safe while you drive to work and they walk or bike to school. They’re good tips for any driver. Slow down so you have more reaction time if a kid darts out into the street. Don’t have distractions like phone…