Man Dies in Early Morning Shooting

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September 9, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fifth Precinct responded to the 4500 block of Stevens Avenue South around 2:52 a.m. in response to several 9-1-1 callers who heard the sound of gunshots. One of the 9-1-1 callers reported a vehicle crashed into the freeway sound wall just east of Stevens Avenue South. When officers […]

Chief Arradondo Unanimously Confirmed by City Council

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Statement by Chief Medaria Arradondo Friday, August 18, 2017 Chief Arradondo— “Madam Chair, Council Members, Mayor: I’m humbled and I’m also honored on this day to be before all of you; community; the wonderful, talented, professional men and women—both sworn and civilian—that make the Minneapolis Police Department truly one of the greatest in the country. […]

Bicyclist Dies After Colliding with Van

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August 17, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Police responded to a personal injury crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist at the intersection of Lowry Avenue North and 2nd Street North at 5:42 a.m. An adult female bicyclist was traveling northbound on 2nd Street North and an adult male in a vehicle was traveling westbound on Lowry Avenue […]

Early Morning Shooting Leaves Three Injured

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August 12, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the First Precinct responded to a shooting on the 300 block of Hennepin Avenue South at 2:50 a.m. When officers arrived in the area, they located three adult males, all suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers provided medical care to the victims until paramedics arrived. The victims were transported to […]

Early Evening Shooting Leaves One Dead

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July 28, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to a 9-1-1 call of a shooting on the 1600 block of Plymouth Avenue North around 8:41 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Paramedics from Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) along with officers provided […]

Mayor Hodges and Acting Chief Arradondo Announce Body Camera Policy Change

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July 26, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and Acting Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced changes in the Police Department’s Body Worn Camera (BWC) Policy today. The changes, which go into effect in three days, require officers to begin recording when they are dispatched to any call for service, or take part in self-initiated activity. […]

Suspect Arrested after Fatal Stabbing

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July 2, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to the 1900 block of Newton Avenue North on a report of a stabbing shortly before 12:22 a.m. When officers arrived at the address, they located an adult male victim with several stab wounds. Officers provided first aid to the victim until paramedics from North […]