Minneapolis Police Activities League (PAL) kids engage in Fan Jam Team’s Pre-Final Four event

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On Tuesday, July 31st the Minneapolis Police Activities League (PAL) program Brain and Body Camp was selected for a visit from the upcoming 2019 Minneapolis Final Four Local Organizing Committee. Since June, Fan Jam has been traveling the state to drive awareness of the upcoming Final Four and surrounding events with a focus on youth, […]

MPD U and T Visa programs help crime victims, regardless of their immigration status

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On Friday, August 3rd the MPD collaborated with the National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project (NIWAP). They provided Minnesota law enforcement agencies with information on the U and T Visa programs and the role they play in effective community policing. This training showed attendees how to improve investigations by using language access tools. Attendees saw how agencies […]

MPD prepares and serves meal for families at Ronald McDonald House

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The Minneapolis Police Department’s Community Engagement Team and their partners at McDonald’s prepared and served lunch to the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House in the 2nd Precinct on Tuesday, June 20th. Officers prepared pasta, meat sauce, garlic bread, salad and pie. Corporate McDonald’s donated the groceries for this great event. The Bike Cops […]

Summer Meals program kicks off at Jackson Square Park

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Minneapolis Police Department and Minneapolis Public Schools kicked off the Summer Meals program at Jackson Square Park on Thursday, June 14th. This program offers free meals to youths at various locations throughout the summer months. Individuals can download the App “Summer Eats Minnesota” to access the sites. Officers from the Community Engagement Team and 4th […]

Turkey Giveaway 2017

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Happy Thanksgiving from the MPD! This week we had the honor of helping make sure hundreds of local families were able to have a Thanksgiving meal. The MPD along with a number of local businesses and community groups handed out Turkeys and all of the ingredients needed for a delicious Thanksgiving feast. Over the past 11 years […]