April 13, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – “To our Minneapolis residents, workers and visitors, The Minneapolis Police Department is here for you when you need us as we all continue to adapt to changes due to the Covid-19 virus. You may see the men and women of the Minneapolis Police Department wearing masks and face coverings. While mask and […]
April 1, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We thank Caribou Coffee employees for remembering first responders during these difficult times due to COVID-19. Extra caffeine is always our friend!
March 31, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – NOTICE: Hennepin County Emergency Management (HCEM) will be sounding sirens this Wednesday, April 1st at 1:00 PM for testing purposes. This test is a monthly procedure and has no correlation to April Fools Day. Also, April 16th is National Tornado Drill Day, and HCEM will sound the sirens then as well.
March 23, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Despite Minneapolis Public Schools being closed, MPD School Resource Officers are staying busy with the community. We have a virtual roll call then visit the 20 Minneapolis Public School meal sites throughout the city, keeping our social distance, to keep people safe and reassure the youth and community during these trying […]
March 16, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Update: This event has been canceled. Thank you for understanding! — March 10, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – All are welcome to join us for a free cup of coffee, snacks and conversation next Wednesday, March 18th! Our officers will be at Starbucks (815 25th Ave S, Minneapolis) from 10:00 AM to 12:00 […]
March 9, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – You won’t want to miss our free Grocery Giveaway event next Wednesday, March 18th! Join us with your own bags at the MPD Special Operations Center (4119 Dupont Ave N, Minneapolis) between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM, or until the food runs out. See you soon!
February 28, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD dove into the fun at the Polar Plunge Law Enforcement Challenge at Thomas Beach on Bde Maka Ska! Our team, Freezin’ for a Reason, jumped in freezing cold water to support Special Olympics. Their fundraising goal is 2 million dollars, and they expect they will make it! Here’s some […]
February 24, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – All are welcome to join us for a free cup of coffee, snacks and conversation this Wednesday, March 4th! Our officers will be at Starbucks (600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis) from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in your neighborhood. ☕️
February 19, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – You don’t have to be a victim of auto theft! 🚙💨 Our Crime Prevention Specialists are here to teach the community how to prevent the growing pattern. Join us at the 4th Precinct this Saturday, February 22nd from 10:00 to 11:30 AM. Steering wheel locks will also be given to […]
February 19, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Even though Minneapolis Public Schools were off for the day, MPD School Resource Officers were still hard at work. The SROs visited the Ronald McDonald House in the 2nd Precinct where they prepared, cooked and served food to the families staying there. Officers had meaningful conversations with the children and played […]