Minneapolis Police Share Warning

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November 20th (MINNEAPOLIS) The Minneapolis Police Department has received information that a group may attempt to cause a disturbance this evening in front of the Police Department’s 4th Precinct. We are asking gathered demonstrators to be vigilant and report any actions that may seem out of the ordinary. If anyone notices something suspicious, please contact […]

MPD Continues its Work on “Office of Justice Programs” Recommendations Following Comprehensive Study

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  Honoring its commitment toward integrity and transparency, the MPD would like to update city residents on its continued work towards improving 5 areas of the department. In 2013, Chief Harteau requested that the Office of Justice Programs assess the MPD’s current policies and practices related to the police conduct and oversight process. The OJP […]

Reporting Fireworks on the 4th of July

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Many of us like to celebrate United States Independence Day with fireworks. On a typical 4th of July evening, Minneapolis 911 receives 300 – 400 calls per hour about fireworks noise. WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please, reserve use of 911 to urgent concerns involving life safety. Minneapolis 911 will have increased staffing but fireworks complaints […]

Release by the Department of Justice, Diagnostic Center’s Final Analysis and Report of the MPD’s Conduct and Oversight Process

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As part of Chief Janee Harteau’s commitment to building community trust and enhancing accountability, the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) requested the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Diagnostic Center  conduct an independent assessment of the MPD’s officer oversight and discipline process. A technical assistance resource that uses data to define issues […]