On Wednesday, July 11th Officer Edwards with the Community Engagement Team set up a ‘Cooking with the Community’ event at Breaking Bread in North Minneapolis. The community and officer prepared a meal together then had positive conversations while enjoying their food.
The Community Engagement Team conducted their weekly visit to the House of Charity. Officers served food to over 200 homeless people. They also encountered a 10 year old girl who was in need of a bicycle. The officers had a bicycle with them and presented her with a brand new bike.
On Thursday, July 12th officers reached out to a family with 3 children who are recovering from an accident. The kids were struck and injured by a vehicle while playing on a playground in North Minneapolis. MPD Chaplain Unit partnered with Bike Cops for Kids to deliver 5 new bikes and helmets to the family in […]
On Tuesday, July 10th the Community Engagement Team (CET) along with Chief Arradondo hosted a “Chat with the Chief” at Teto’s Barbershop located at 2124 West Broadway in the 4th Precinct. Officers from the Neighborhood Directed Patrol joined CET. Officers and the community had a great discussion regarding current concerns.
Media Release Contact: Sgt. Darcy Horn, Public Information Officer (Mobile) 612-231-4486 (Email) email@example.com (Twitter) @MinneapolisPD (Website) www.insidempd.com July 7, 2018 (MINNEAPOLIS) A bicyclist who was involved in a personal injury accident with a motor vehicle at 26th Ave. South and 22nd St. East in Minneapolis has died from his injuries. The adult […]
July 3, 2018 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Minneapolis Police Department’s First Precinct responded to a report of shots fired on the 1400 block of Washington Avenue South at approximately 12:53 a.m. While officers were enroute, the call was updated to a shooting. An adult male victim was transported to Hennepin Healthcare (formerly known as Hennepin […]
Community Engagement Officers attended the Somali Independence Day Festival on Lake Street this past weekend in the 5th Precinct. They handed out ice cream sandwiches and Freezies. Officers and the community had a wonderful time and great conversations took place.
On Monday, July 2nd Community Engagement Officers served over 200 community members at the House of Charity. Officers were joined by CFO/CEO of the organization, Tanya Batalska, and had a great time engaging with the community.
On Friday, June 29th the Community Engagement Team spent the afternoon with kids at the Ronald McDonald House located in the 2nd Precinct. Officers played in the gym, helped out with activities and had a nutritious lunch with the staff and children.
Update on Overnight Death July 2, 2018 (MINNEAPOLIS) Investigators from the Minneapolis Police Department’s Homicide Unit continue to investigate the incident in the area of SE University and Oak Street resulting in the death overnight. An adult male subject was taken into custody at the scene and interviewed. He was booked into the Hennepin County […]