Turkey Giveaway 2016

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Happy Thanksgiving from the MPD! This week we had the honor of helping make sure hundreds of local families were able to have a Thanksgiving meal. The MPD along with a number of local businesses and community groups handed out Turkeys and all of the ingredients needed for a delicious Thanksgiving feast. Over the past […]

MPD Officers Attend Funeral for Sgt. Tony Beminio

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Monday, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department where among the 1,500 officers who attended the funeral for Sgt. Tony Beminio. Sgt. Beminio, 38, began his law enforcement career in 2001 when he took the oath to protect and serve with the Indianola Police Department. He transferred to the Des Moines Police Department in 2005 and […]

Chief Harteau’s Statement on Hennepin County Attorney’s Decision Regarding Officer Involved Shooting on April 4th

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November 7, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) “The evidence in this case is clear and I fully support the officers who were involved. While every situation is unique, the officers responding to this call faced an extremely difficult and quickly evolving situation. Their heroic actions saved the life of an innocent person.” ———————————— Hennepin County Attorney’s Office Statement: […]