Help Us Id these Suspects!

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MPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying these two suspects who have been stealing credit cards from senior facilities in Minneapolis. The t   wo then use the cards at stores around the West and Northwest Metro area. If you know who these two suspects are, please contact Sgt. Kara Parker at 612-673-2107 or […]

MPD Statement Regarding Investigation into Officer Discharge of Weapon on November 19th

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December 9, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) A Minneapolis Police Officer discharged his weapon once during the early morning hours of November 19th, striking the side of a vehicle. The MPD has sent this case to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office for review and the Department’s Internal Affairs Unit will also investigate. Anytime an officer uses deadly force […]

Help Us Locate this Wanted Person

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MPD’s 1st Precinct Property Crimes is asking the Publics Help in Locating a Wanted Person. Suspect- Michael Rekow is wanted for Burglary, Possession of Stolen Property and Credit Card Fraud. If you know where Rekow is or have any information contact Sgt Jackson at 612-673-5148 or to remain anonymous call 612-692-TIPS (8477). Case Number 16-397796.

MPD Seeks Public’s Help after 2 Shot at Bar Close; Internal Affairs Unit Investigates Officer Discharge of Weapon

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  November 19, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the First Precinct responded to the 400 block of 3rd Avenue North, at approximately 2:11 a.m., on a report of 30-40 people fighting. When officers arrived at the location, they heard the sound of gunshots being fired in the area and saw a number of people running away […]

MPD Somali Officers Featured in Seattle News Story

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Last month, a television news team from Seattle spent a few days with our Somali officers. We are always proud to highlight their efforts, accomplishments, and community outreach; along with our Assistant Chief, they’ve helped produce a model that other cities and departments can follow! Thank you to KING 5! http://www.king5.com/…/police-work-to-build-trust…/352987866

Man Dies after Overnight Shooting

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  November 2, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Third Precinct responded to Cedar Avenue South and 34th St E on a report of gunshots being fired at approximately 10:08 p.m on November 1, 2016. Officers arrived and located a 53-year-old male victim, in an alley who had been shot several times. Officers provided medical care […]

Police Find Male Deceased Inside of Apartment

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October 27, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to 1618 Glenwood Avenue North, at approximately 9:27 a.m. this morning, after a 911 caller requested police check the welfare of an adult male resident. Officers arrived at the address and found a 49-year-old male resident deceased from what appeared to be a gunshot wound […]