On Tuesday the Mounted Patrol brought Trooper and Goliath for a meet and greet at the Old Highland Peace Garden at 18th St. N and Emerson Av. N. Children from the Agape preschool were able to pet and meet these two hard working horses!
August 21, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Please join us on Thursday, September 5th for tea and conversation with MPD Officers! We will be at Tasho Community (2424 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55404) from 3 PM to 5 PM, so feel free to get to know us and ask questions while enjoying tea and cookies.
August 8, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Battle of the Badges is one month away…At the MPD we are so excited to take on surrounding Minneapolis police and fire departments in a live cook-off BBQ on Saturday, September 7th! Be sure to join us at North Commons Park for all the fun plus free food, activities and music […]
August 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Thank you to all who came out last night to celebrate National Night Out 2019! Our officers enjoyed socializing with people in all areas of Minneapolis to help build a healthier, safer city.
August 5, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We are encouraging everyone to participate in National Night Out with us tomorrow (Tuesday, August 6th)! This nationwide event encourages people to join their community block parties in an effort to get to know their neighbors and encourage crime prevention. It’s a great way to promote community-police partnerships and enjoy […]
To the victims and their family members in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, the MPD sends its thoughts and prayers as your cities begin to heal from these horrific acts of violence. The Minneapolis Police Department has increased it’s presence in and around our entertainment districts out of an abundance of caution. We welcome […]
The MPD would like to caution residents of a scam that occurred recently in Minneapolis. On Wednesday July 31st, an elderly female received numerous calls on her cell phone and her home phone. The caller ID indicated the calls were coming from “United States G” and “Social Security Admin”. The caller advised the elderly female […]
ATTENTION TO 18+ WOMEN: We’re offering a variety of courses that will allow you to explore different aspects of being a peace officer, at the upcoming MPD Women’s Leadership Academy! Get hands on everyday training from actual law enforcement personnel in a welcoming and encouraging environment – and hopefully walk away with interest in joining the […]
July 23, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Today we celebrated a beautiful day at the Ronald McDonald house, this time with a piñata! Our officers had fun coordinating this game with the guests who are receiving care. Kids enjoyed taking turns hitting the piñata while our officers helped them out, and the children of course loved the […]
July 23, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Come see the MPD at the 13th annual Veterans Career Fair, taking place tomorrow, July 24th! Please visit our recruitment booth at the Earle Brown Heritage Center (6155 Earle Brown Dr., Brooklyn Center, MN) from 2:00 – 6:00 PM. We hope to see you there! #MNVets19