Minneapolis Police Commander and Hennepin County Attorney announce Minneapolis man charged in two sexual assaults

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Minneapolis Police Commander Bruce Folkens of the Special Crimes Investigations Division and Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced today that a Minneapolis man, Kenyatta Buckles, has been charged in one rape and robbery, an attempted rape and robbery, and is a suspect in three others. “This comes to us through great police work,” said Freeman. “We […]

MPD Police Leadership Course prepares officers as they transition to supervisor

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We understand the importance of training our officers as they transition to being a supervisor, whether that be from officer to sergeant or sergeant to lieutenant. That’s why we created the MPD Police Leadership Course, which is a two-week course that prepares and enhances law enforcement’s leadership skills through discussion, scenarios and practical exercises on […]

Minnesota Juvenile Officers Association recognizes two MPD Officers for outstanding work

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We are so proud of the work Officer Colleen Saunby and Officer Cheryl Goodman do to help the young women who live in the Little Earth area of South Minneapolis! On Thursday, January 24th the Minnesota Juvenile Officers Association recognized their dedication by honoring them with ‘Outstanding Juvenile Officer’ awards at their annual conference in […]

A Daily Dose of Great Police Work

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A Daily Dose of Great Police Work doesn’t always have to mean feats of heroism; rather it can be an instance when officers make a positive impact on someone’s life by a compassionate act. On December 12th, Officers responded to an aggravated robbery of person call at listed area. The victim was robbed of a […]

A Daily Dose of Great Police Work

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A Daily Dose of Great Police Work doesn’t always have to mean feats of heroism; rather it can be an instance when officers make a positive impact on someone’s life by a compassionate act. On December 3rd around 11:00 pm, two MPD Officers responded to a fight call on the block of Polk St NE. […]