On Tuesday, August 14th Minneapolis Police Department is hosting the last Safe Summer Nights event of the season from 5 to 7 p.m. at Cedar Field Park (2500 Cedar Ave). All are welcome for a fun and safe evening in the city with free food and refreshments. This event will happen rain or shine. For […]
On Tuesday, July 31st the Minneapolis Police Activities League (PAL) program Brain and Body Camp was selected for a visit from the upcoming 2019 Minneapolis Final Four Local Organizing Committee. Since June, Fan Jam has been traveling the state to drive awareness of the upcoming Final Four and surrounding events with a focus on youth, […]
On Thursday, August 2nd Officers from the Community Engagement Team took newly promoted Sergeants Jon Edwards and Steven Klimpke to Famous Dave’s BBQ for a farewell lunch. They were both presented with a gift and then headed to Thomas Beach for a team picture. Sergeants Edwards and Klimpke did great work in the community while […]
On Tuesday, July 31st the MPD Community Engagement Team and St. Paul Foundation hosted ‘Safe Summer Nights’ BBQ at Farview Park. The community and officers enjoyed food and good conversations. The next Safe Summer Nights event will take place on Tuesday, August 14th from 5 to 7pm at 2500 Cedar Ave South.
On Friday, July 27th Officers from the Community Engagement Team spent time with the children at the Ronald McDonald House. Officers and kids conducted science experiments and played in the park. The kids really had a great time and were given ice cream sandwiches at the end.
On Thursday, July 26th the MPD Bike Cops for Kids, Community Engagement Team and Community Service Officers delivered a brand new hot dog stand to 13-year-old Jaequan Faulkner. Jaequan’s stand at 1510 Penn Ave N was permitted by the City on Wednesday, July 18th.
On Thursday, July 26th Officers from the Community Engagement Team volunteered at the House of Charity. They served 200 meals to guests. Officers volunteer at least once a week at this organization and have developed friendships with the community members.
On Tuesday, July 31st Minneapolis Police Department is hosting Safe Summer Nights at Fairview Park from 5 to 7 pm. All are welcome for a fun and safe evening in the city with free food and refreshments. This event will happen rain or shine. For questions, please contact Sgt. Gomez at (612) 673-3644.
Sophina Lindquist loves the police and has a hobby of bringing them cookies. On Monday, July 23rd she was showered with love at Children’s Minnesota. Lt. Kim Lund and Officers Graupner, Nolan and Thunder joined the MAWP board to visit Sophina and bring her gifts. Sophina will be in the hospital for a while.
On Wednesday, July 18th the City of Minneapolis cleared 13-year-old Jaequan Faulkner to sell hot dogs. Faulkner’s stand at 1510 Penn Ave N is officially permitted. He plans to take his food stand on the road to serve customers at places like the 4th Precinct. Our cops stopped by to support the cause. Sgt. Berry is […]