October 23, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – There was a great community presence at the 3rd Precinct for the Home Security Workshop hosted by our Crime Prevention Specialists! We covered topics last night such as crime trends, strengthening doors and windows, lighting tips and habits that can make a difference. A few tips to keep in mind […]
October 21, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We’re very pleased with the outcome of our first Women’s Leadership Academy last week! Thank you to those who came to experience hands on training and courses that explore different aspects of being a peace officer. For future opportunities to become a part of the Women’s Leadership Academy, stay tuned […]
October 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – It was an honor for us to spend time with the Clara Barton Open School Girl Scout Troop! After meeting these young ladies for the first time 3 years ago, we are now helping them work on a badge for detective work. The troop did an excellent job of finding the […]
October 1, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Peek-a-boo! Two MPD Officers were dispatched on a report of a raccoon inside the caller’s closet. Animal Control would not respond until MPD verified there was a raccoon in the house. Upon Arrival, the Officers were greeted by an angry raccoon perched on a shelf. Officers remained on-scene and contained […]
September 30, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Thank you to the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity at the University of Minnesota for having us at their Safety BBQ! We spoke with IFC/Panhel delegates and learned that the theme for Homecoming house fronts will be “Goldy Through the Ages.”
September 18, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Chief Medaria Arradondo was pleasantly surprised at his office today by a group of special young women with big smiles! Thank you to the Girl Scouts River Valleys for taking the time to visit – come back anytime!
September 17, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD Officers are inviting the public to Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, September 25th! All are welcome to join us at Starbucks (450 S Marquette Ave, Minneapolis) from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. There’s no agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to […]
September 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Today, we remember the tragic events of September 11th, 2001. Take a moment of silence for the airline crew members and passengers, officers, firefighters, EMS personnel, pentagon staff and those working in the towers who lost their lives. They are our nation’s heroes.
September 6, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Two of our Bomb Squad members were happy to gear up in support of the Minnesota Twins’ ‘Bomba Squad’ on Friday! They presented the Bomba (Spanish for bomb) award to players Nelson Cruz and Miguel Sano. The award was given after the Twins set a single-season record for home runs […]
September 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Chief Medaria Arradondo joined Chiefs from all over the County at the National Latino Police Officers Conference in St. Paul! He attended the event for the Chief’s Forum & Discussion Group regarding 21st Century Policing and Current Affairs Affecting Law Enforcement.