October 28, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – “The men and women of the Minneapolis Police Department have taken a solemn oath to protect the Constitutional rights of all without favor or bias. We will remain apolitical in our service and our department policies and values apply to us whether we are on or off duty. We are […]
Two MPD Officers responded to an Emotionally Disturbed Person with a gun at 49th and Lyndale. The Subject drove her vehicle into freeway barrier on the frontage road on the east side of Hwy 94. The Subject was seen jumping up and down on the hood of her car with a gun in her hand. The two officers approached her […]
June 16, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Watch: Chief Medaria Arradondo expresses gratitude to MPD employees and asks community to not impede officers while they are performing their lawful duties.
June 10, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Watch: Chief Medaria Arradondo provides updates to the public about his plans to reform the MPD.
May 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Current Minneapolis Police statistics citywide, pertaining to protests: 5/29 at 8:00 AM – 5/30 at 8:00 AM Burglaries and Damage to Property Addresses 383 reports made Shotspotter and Sound of Shots Fired Calls 131 shot calls 5/29 at 10:00 AM – 5/30 at 10:00 AM Structure Fires 23 reported fires […]
May 15, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Hats off to MPD Officer Brodin! He was presented the ‘Traditional Hockey Stick Hat Trick Award’ by Metro District Traffic Liaison Bill Hammes for the 3rd time in his 5 years of service with MPD. Any Minnesota Officer who makes 3 DWI arrests in 1 shift (no hand-off shifts) receives […]
May 13, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Every year, the HCSO and Minneapolis Police Department host a joint ceremony during Police Week to honor our officers and deputies who have fallen in the line of duty. Due to Minnesota’s Stay at Home order, this year’s ceremony will be a video posted on the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office […]
May 5, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – All hands on duck! A mother duck now has her 8 ducklings back after MPD Officers rescued them from a storm drain. The officers removed the drain cover, then Officer Ryan crawled down head first to save them as Officer Saint Jean held her duty belt. Momma duck stood by […]
May 1, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Many community members can now rest easy after the cause of numerous loud explosions has been solved. For weeks, MPD Officers received complaints of loud explosions throughout the city, mainly in North Minneapolis. The possibility of power issues, construction, shootings, etc., were all investigated. One caller mentioned seeing a small, white […]
April 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – One late night early in April this Domino’s employee, Kevin Clover, made an impact in two young community members’ lives. MPD Officers were transporting two children away from their home in Minneapolis to their sister’s home in St. Paul, and mentioned they had not eaten since the day prior. The officers […]