One Person Found Dead in Alley

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April 16, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 1:20 this morning, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of one down in the alley in the 2200 block of Elliot Avenue South. Upon arrival, officers located the body of an adult female who was deceased. The Medical Examiner will release the identity of the deceased, along with the nature […]

Patrolman Richard L. Bergquist

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Patrolman Richard L Bergquist End of Watch : April 7, 1969 Minneapolis Police Department OFFICER RICHARD L. BERQUIST Minneapolis PD Died April 7, 1969 On Monday, April 7th, after 9:00 p.m., officers responded to a burglary in progress call at E.W. Bjorlin Plumbing at 3558 Fremont Avenue North. Officer Richard Berquist was not sent to […]

MPD Arrest Two in North Minneapolis Homicide

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April 8, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Thursday, April 7th, Minneapolis Police Homicide Detectives and officers from the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team arrested two individuals for the March 26th, 2016 homicide on 39th Avenue North and Colfax. Kain Treshaun Buus, 18 was arrested for Probable Cause Aiding an Offender After the Fact, and Andrew Devon Jones-Harris, 23 […]

Officer Involved Shooting After Police Witness Suspect Stabbing Victim

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On April 4th at approximately 5:13 am, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to the 2100 block of Minnehaha Avenue after a 9-1-1 caller reported a combative adult male armed with a weapon.  The suspect was located in the building.  According to preliminary witness accounts, the officers encountered the suspect, who was armed with […]

City of Minneapolis responds to Hennepin County Attorney’s decision in Jamar Clark case

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Protecting public safety, First Amendment rights to peaceful public demonstrations, City’s top priorities  Mar. 30, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Wednesday, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced that after completing his investigation, his office would not be filing criminal charges against either of the two Minneapolis police officers involved in last November’s shooting death of Jamar Clark. […]

PAL Graduation is a Huge Success

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Minneapolis Police Department Police Activities League athletes and their family members celebrated their winter sports accomplishments in a unique and exciting way today! Ruth Chris Steak House hosted and donated over 160 meals for their banquet. Accomplishments in their sports were shared and acknowledged over an incredible meal in a wonderful environment. Congratulations to the […]