Metro Transit and local law enforcement encourage revelers to “Choose Your Designated Driver”

Posted Posted in Uncategorized

New Year’s Eve revelers can make a cost free, potentially life-saving choice Saturday by choosing Metro Transit operators as their designated drivers. Local law enforcement agencies, including the Minneapolis and Saint Paul police departments, Hennepin County and Ramsey County Sheriff’s Offices and the Minnesota State Patrol are calling on people to take advantage of free […]

Two Injured in Overnight Shooting Downtown

Posted Posted in Uncategorized

  December 27, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the First Precinct responded to 414 Hennepin Avenue South at approximately 2:12 a.m., on a report of the sound of gunshots. The call was updated to a shooting when one of the 911 callers reported a male had been shot. When Officers arrived they located two adult victims […]

Hennepin Attorney Mike Freeman’s Office Announces; Conviction in Minneapolis Murder Case

Posted Posted in Uncategorized

A  woman was sentenced to 150 months in prison for the murder of her boyfriend, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Thursday. Bianca Lynn Jackson, 23, pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of her boyfriend, 21-year-old Anthony Morgan. The prosecution had asked that Jackson be sentenced to 150 months […]

Help Us Id these Suspects!

Posted Posted in Uncategorized

MPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying these two suspects who have been stealing credit cards from senior facilities in Minneapolis. The t   wo then use the cards at stores around the West and Northwest Metro area. If you know who these two suspects are, please contact Sgt. Kara Parker at 612-673-2107 or […]

MPD Statement Regarding Investigation into Officer Discharge of Weapon on November 19th

Posted Posted in Uncategorized

December 9, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) A Minneapolis Police Officer discharged his weapon once during the early morning hours of November 19th, striking the side of a vehicle. The MPD has sent this case to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office for review and the Department’s Internal Affairs Unit will also investigate. Anytime an officer uses deadly force […]