Woman Dies in Afternoon Shooting

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May 12, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Today around 3:15 p.m. officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to the 600 block of Broadway Avenue West on a report of a shooting. When officers arrived, they located an adult female who had been shot. The victim was transported to North Memorial Medical Center (NMMC) by paramedics, where she was […]

Moped Driver Dies After Collision with SUV

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May 12, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Last night at 10:22 p.m., Minneapolis Police responded to a personal injury accident at the intersection of Central Avenue Northeast and Lowry Avenue Northeast.  An adult male driving a moped was traveling northbound on Central Avenue Northeast, entering the intersection on a green light crossing Lowry Avenue Northeast when a SUV […]

MPD’s 2016 Annual Report

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This is our Annual Report from last year, where you can find summaries and highlights from our precincts, divisions and many of our units. This is a cumulative look inside the MPD which focuses on employees efforts, successes and leaders.

MPD Inspectors Detail Summer Safety Strategies

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The MPD’s five Inspectors provided details on their summer safety plans. Each Precinct Commander put together a plan to increase public safety and community engagement, catered specifically to their jurisdictions, heading into the summer months. To watch the safety plan for a specific precinct, go to these times: 1st- :20 2nd- 4:45 3rd- 10:55 4th- […]

Multiple Vehicle Crash Leaves One Dead

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April 30, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) This morning at 9:36 a.m., Minneapolis Police responded to a personal injury motor vehicle crash where four vehicles collided at the intersection of Blaisdell Avenue South and 26th Street West. Two vehicles traveling southbound on Blaisdell Avenue South failed to stop for a red light and struck two vehicles that were […]

Two Injured in Evening Shooting

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April 26, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the First Precinct responded to the 1500 block of Park Avenue South on a report of a disturbance at a residence around 6:45 p.m. While officers were responding another 911 caller provided information that someone had been shot. Officers arrived and were unable to locate a victim. Several witnesses […]

Minneapolis Police Announce New Deputy Chief and 4th Precinct Inspector, Effective August 20th

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Minneapolis Police Announce New Deputy Chief and 4th Precinct Inspector, Effective August 20th   April 25th, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Chief Janeé Harteau is proud to announce Michael Kjos will be the MPD’s newest Deputy Chief, in charge of the department’s newly formed Operations Bureau. He will oversee all aspects of 9-1-1 response at the precinct level […]