One Person Dies in Early Morning Crash

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June 8, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Monday morning at 5:19 am, Minneapolis Police and Fire responded to a report of a multiple vehicle crash at the intersection of Lowry Avenue NE and Marshall Street NE.  911 callers reported that one vehicle was on fire. Officers and firefighters arrive and found one of the vehicles was […]

Statement from the Chief on staff expectations

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June 5, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – “When I took the Office of Chief of Police, I set forth expectations of every staff member of the MPD.  This document outlines Trust, Accountability and Professional Service as the driving principles of this department. This document has been widely shared with the community.  It is the opening page on […]

Human Rights statement from the Chief

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June 5, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – I appreciate the work by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and Commissioner Lucero’s leadership.  I will continue to work on efforts to improve public trust, public safety and transformational culture change of the MPD. I will be bringing forth substantive policy changes. -Medaria Arradondo, Chief of Police ###

Statement from MPD Reference

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June 2, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – “The Minneapolis Police Department appreciated the opportunity to provide years of service to the Minneapolis Public Schools through the School Resource Officer (SRO) program. The relationships that were built were impactful not only for the students and staff, but for the officers who had a calling to work with our […]

MPD Statement on Human Rights Inquiry

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June 3, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD welcomes the State of Minnesota’s insight and assistance in furthering our quest to make the Minneapolis Police Department the best it can be to the residents, visitors and businesses in the city as well as for the employees of the MPD. People build a culture, and Chief Arradondo has modeled […]