A Daily Dose of Great Police Work

Posted Posted in Our Team

A Daily Dose of Great Police Work doesn’t always have to mean feats of heroism, rather it can be an instance when they make a positive impact on someone’s life by a compassionate act. Earlier this week MPD Officers with the help of Metro Transit Officers responded to the Hennepin Ave. bridge in response to […]

MPD announces charges filed in 2016 shooting death of two-year-old

Posted Posted in Our Team

July 1, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Almost 3 years ago, MPD Officers were dispatched to a local hospital in response to a shooting of two children. The one-year-old survived her injuries, however, the two-year-old tragically died in the hospital. The investigation determined that the victim’s father, Melvonte Peterson, was involved in this shooting, which occurred while […]

Minneapolis authorities announce suspect charged in 2015 death of Susan Spiller

Posted Posted in Our Team

June 25, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Chief Medaria Arradondo announced the identification, arrest and charge of a suspect in the 2015 death of Susan Spiller of Minneapolis. “A team of dedicated homicide investigators never lost their commitment to this case,” said Chief Arradondo. “Our hope is to help provide answers and bring justice to the Spiller […]

Daily Dose of Great Police work

Posted Posted in Our Team

A Daily Dose of Great police Work doesn’t always have to mean feats of heroism, rather it can be an instance when they make a positive impact on someone’s life by a compassionate act. Two MPD Officers attempted to stop a suspicious vehicle. The vehicle’s driver initially took off and into an alley, a second […]

Officer Mike Kirchen given Minneapolis Police & Peace Officers Association Award

Posted Posted in Community, Our Team

June 8, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Minneapolis Police Department Officer Michael Kirchen was awarded the Minnesota Police & Peace Officers Association Award at the Annual Convention in Alexandria, Minnesota. This award is presented to any Minnesota Peace Officer that demonstrates outstanding service, exemplary job performance or heroism. Officer Kirchen was nominated for his community outreach and […]