Officers Hand Out Toys to Kids in Little Earth Neighborhood

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The MPD Community Engagement Team dropped by a daycare in Little Earth with plenty of gifts and smiles. We’re not sure who had more fun, the kids or the officers! A special thank to everyone who donated gifts to the KSTP-TV “Stuff the Sleigh” Toy Drive. You can view the KSTP story on there event here:

Turkey Giveaway 2017

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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 11 years […]

MPD Launches New, Public Use of Force Dashboard

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Chief Medaria Arradondo is proud to launch the MPD’s latest tool as the Department continues to make its data more accessible and easier for residents to categorize. The use of force dashboard features the same format as the recently released police stops, crime, and arrests dashboards. This new technological advancement directly correlates into the MPD’s […]

Minneapolis Police Activities League – Little Earth

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MPD brought the Minneapolis Police Activities League-PAL​ back to the South Side, starting with an awesome group of girls from Little Earth. Over the past year, the girls learned to play softball and volleyball, participated in a triathlon, and recently started basketball! If you’re interested in signing up your child(ren), volunteering, or donating to the […]

Officer Helps Softball Team Get Cleats

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Officer Cheryl Goodman and Officer Colleen Saunby are coaching a girls 14U softball team in South Minneapolis, the PAL Red Bears. Officer Goodman noticed that the girls on the team did not have cleats or the money to go buy some. So she took it upon herself to find MPD Supervisors and Officers who would […]