Yesterday a local media outlet published an article regarding MPD Officers and their actions during calls for service involving hospital EMS personnel. The information released was based on a draft report created by the Office of Police Conduct Review. It is important to know that this report was not complete and devoid of any input from […]
June 14, 2018 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to a ShotSpotter activation at Lowry Avenue North and Fremont Avenue North at approximately 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13th. When officers arrived, they found a male in the street with an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was immediately transported to North Memorial Health Hospital […]
The Minneapolis Police Department does not make the laws officers are sworn to enforce. We do not have the option to pick and choose which laws we enforce. However, we can control how we, as a law enforcement agency, conduct details (operations targeting specific crimes and/or issues). In this particular instance, I’m only speaking about […]
Officer Ali, Sergeant Mohamed, Inspector Waite and Chief Harrington from Metro Transit celebrated Iftar with the community at the Karmal Mall, 2929 Pleasant Avenue South on Sunday, June 3rd.
Members of the MPD, First and foremost I hope my message finds you well. I want to take the time to share with you a decision I have made regarding the MPD and the upcoming Minneapolis PRIDE parade. After thoughtful deliberation and intentional conversations with community members, elected officials and MPD officers, I […]
May 22, 2018 (MINNEAPOLIS) Shortly before Midnight Monday evening Minneapolis Police Officers responded to the 3400 block of Newton Avenue North on a report of a ShotSpotter activation. En route to the scene, a 911 caller reported that there appeared to be an adult male lying in the alley. Numerous squads arrived in the area […]
“As Chief of Police I fully recognize that of all the areas our department will be judged most critically it will be our use of force, and rightfully so. Use of force that is not justified or reasonable is by far the single greatest act that can shatter trust between us and […]
CITY OF MINNEAPOLIS invites applications for the position of:Police Cadet SALARY: $20.73 – $20.73 Hourly $43,118.40 – $43,118.40 Annually JOB TYPE: Full-time DEPARTMENT: Police LOCATION: Special Operations Center (SOC), 4119 DuPont Avenue North, Minneapolis VACANCIES: 32 APPLICATION DATES: 05/20/18 – 07/01/18 11:59 PM POSTING TYPE: Open to the public POSITION DESCRIPTION: Attends and successfully completes […]
On Friday the Community Engagement Team, Bike Cops for Kids and the 3rd Precinct Beat officers handed out coffee and ice cream to residents at Cedar Fields. The park was packed with kids ready to play. Both the Officers and the kids had a blast together in the park!