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Adult Male Dies Hours After Shooting

October 27, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Sunday evening at 11:55 pm, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to multiple 911 calls of shots fired and a ShotSpotter activation in the area of the 1700 block of Emerson Avenue North. Officers arrived and located an adult male, believed to be in his 20’s, on the […]

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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 […]

Evening Shooting Leaves One Deceased

October 14, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Wednesday evening at 9:34 pm, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to reports of the sound of shots fired in the area of the 3500 block of 19th Avenue South. Officers arrived and located what is believed to be an adult male on the ground without a pulse or […]

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Press Releases

Adult Male Dies Hours After Shooting

October 27, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Sunday evening at 11:55 pm, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to multiple 911 calls of shots fired and a ShotSpotter activation in the area of the 1700 block of Emerson Avenue North. Officers arrived and located an adult male, believed to be in his 20’s, on the […]

Evening Shooting Leaves One Deceased

October 14, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Wednesday evening at 9:34 pm, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to reports of the sound of shots fired in the area of the 3500 block of 19th Avenue South. Officers arrived and located what is believed to be an adult male on the ground without a pulse or […]

Adult Male Dies at Hospital Hours After Shooting

October 11, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Sunday afternoon at 2:52 pm, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to multiple reports of the sound of shots fired in the area of Plymouth and Logan Avenues.  Additional 911 callers reported seeing a male down on the ground appearing to be in distress. Officers arrived and located […]

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Community

MPD conducts safety walks in Marcy Holmes neighborhood

September 25, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Safety first! The 2nd Precinct with its partners; Hennepin County Probation, MN Daily, and Marcy Holmes residents conducted a safety walk to talk to residents and businesses in the area about current crime trends, and to insure they have a plan to reduce the opportunity for crime to occur.

Current Minneapolis Police statistics citywide pertaining to protests

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 […]

MPD School Resources Officers attend cap and gown distributions for Minneapolis High School students

May 21, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Congratulations, graduates! MPD School Resource Officers are supporting youth during these uncertain times by attending all Minneapolis Public High School cap and gown distributions. Officer Adams III is pictured with a North High senior, who he also coached in football!

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Videos

A Look Into the MPD Crime Lab for National Forensic Science Week

September 24, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – In honor of National Forensic Science Week, enjoy a look inside the MPD Crime Lab! Proper forensic science plays an important role in the investigation of crimes throughout the nation, from exonerating the innocent to identifying the guilty. Therefore, we recognize the scientific and technical professionals that serve our community […]

***Re-Post of Scam Alert***

Re-posting this scam alert, anyone with information is encouraged to call Sgt. David Mattson at 612-673-2358 **Scam alert** The MPD would like to caution residents of a scam that occurred recently in Minneapolis. On Wednesday July 31st, an elderly female received numerous calls on her cell phone and her home phone.  The caller ID indicated […]

Chief Medaria Arradondo announces four appointed leadership changes

April 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo has announced four appointed leadership changes. The newly appointed leaders are: Deputy Chief of Patrol Kathy Waite                 As Deputy Chief of Patrol, Kathy Waite will oversee patrol operations for the City’s five police precincts.  She has extensive […]

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