Joint Statement on Planned Mass Deportations by Federal Agents

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June 22, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) Below is a joint statement from Mayor Jacob Frey, City Council President Lisa Bender and MPD Chief Medaria Arradondo addressing concerns about planned mass deportations by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Multiple news outlets have reported that, as soon as Sunday morning, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) could start deporting individuals […]

911

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The enhanced services of 911 are currently experiencing problems in the metro area. Calls can still get through to operators, but they may not have your location information.  Be prepared to tell the 911 operator your location.

One Dies After Shooting and Car Crash

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June 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Tuesday at 4:49 PM Minneapolis police officers responded to the report of a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Central Avenue and NE 14th Ave., Northeast. Information received was that a car had driven into a building. Officers arrived and located the vehicle with the lone adult male occupant […]

MPD responds to 65 Drug Overdoses in 9 days

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June 6, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS, MN) – The Minneapolis Police Department would like to make the public aware of the occurrence of 50 overdoses, including one suspected fatality during the week of May 28 – June 5, 2019. Out of these 50 incidents, 15 overdoses occurred on Sunday, June 2nd including the suspected fatality. This is […]

Police Investigating Occupied Home Burglaries

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May 31, 2019 (Minneapolis) The MPD is investigating a string of seven home burglaries that occurred while the residents were present. These burglaries have occurred in the 3rd Precinct since April 22nd, 2019. The burglaries all involved weapons (knives or guns) and have been reported in the Phillips West, Central, Ventura Village and Midtown Phillips […]

Man Found Deceased In South Minneapolis

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May 30, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 1:37 am on Thursday morning, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of an adult male down in the area of 12th Avenue South and East Lake Street.  Upon arrival with paramedics, officers located an adult male deceased on the sidewalk area.  Evidence at the scene indicates the victim may have […]

MPD Hosts Both K9 and Mounted Patrol Graduations

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May 29, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 1:00 pm, the Minneapolis Police Department will be hosting the graduations of both the new K9 officers and their partners, as well as the 6 new officers being added to the equestrian unit. The graduation information is as follows: EVENT:          Mounted Patrol Graduation Date:              05/30/2019 […]

Minneapolis Police Make Arrest in Saturday Night Homicide

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Minneapolis Police Make Arrest in Saturday Night Homicide May 26, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Police Homicide investigators worked through the night to identify the suspect in the fatal stabbing from Saturday evening, May 25th. Through numerous interviews and physical evidence, probable cause was developed and Shermeika Nacole Franklin/DOB: 02-18-1980 was placed under arrest and booked into […]