Guns, Drugs and Cash Seized in Search Warrant

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Investigators from the Minneapolis Police Department’s Weapons Unit recently executed a search warrant in the Fourth Precinct related to an on-going weapons investigation. Officers arrested two adults and booked them into Hennepin County Jail.  Officers recovered a gold-plated handgun, AR-15 style assault rifle, and AK-47 style assault rifle, 2 kilos of Heroin, and over $6,000 in cash believed to be […]

Traffic Stop Yields Gun and Drugs

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Officers from the MPD’s Gang Intervention Team (GIT) stopped a vehicle last night at the intersection of Dowling Avenue North and Xerxes Avenue North at approximately 8:00 p.m., for several traffic violations. The vehicle had dark tinted windows and was also driving without headlights.  The window tint on a vehicle must not exceed 50% under state law and all vehicle must […]

MPD Officers Seize Cash, Drugs and SUVs during Warrants

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In the last two days MPD officers assigned to the 2nd Precinct Community Response Team (CRT) executed two search warrants which led to both arrests and seizures of cash, drugs and SUVs. The warrants are related to the same case. Two adults are being charged with Felony Drug Possession. The total drugs seized are 171 grams of Methamphetamine and a total of $17,200.00 […]

Chief Harteau Part of Panel Discussion on “Civil Rights & Police Practices in Minnesota”

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Chief Harteau was proud to join other law enforcement and civil rights leaders at the University of St. Thomas Minnesota School of law today for a panel discussion titled “Civil Rights and Police Practices in Minnesota.” The forum offered the Chief another opportunity to share some of the MPD’s highlights as a progressive, 21st century […]