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Arrest Made in Overnight Murder

September 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Shortly after arriving on the scene of the shooting, officers located a person of interest in the area.  They detained him to ascertain his involvement in this case. Investigators have placed that person of interest, Derelle Keith Todd, 30, under arrest and he is booked into the Hennepin County Adult […]

Man Dies Several Hours After Shooting

September 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Tuesday evening at 8:04 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a shooting on the 2800 block of Fremont Avenue North. Officers arrived and located an adult male, believed to be in his late 20’s, suffering from a gunshot wound.  Officers provided immediate medical aid and the victim […]

Confrontation in Alley Leads to Shooting and Death of One

September 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Wednesday morning at 12:48 am, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a ShotSpotter activation on the 3500 block of Bryant Avenue North. Officers arrived and located an adult male in the alley suffering from a gunshot wound.  Officers began lifesaving measures on the victim until relieved by paramedics.  […]

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Press Releases

Arrest Made in Overnight Murder

September 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Shortly after arriving on the scene of the shooting, officers located a person of interest in the area.  They detained him to ascertain his involvement in this case. Investigators have placed that person of interest, Derelle Keith Todd, 30, under arrest and he is booked into the Hennepin County Adult […]

Man Dies Several Hours After Shooting

September 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Tuesday evening at 8:04 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a shooting on the 2800 block of Fremont Avenue North. Officers arrived and located an adult male, believed to be in his late 20’s, suffering from a gunshot wound.  Officers provided immediate medical aid and the victim […]

Confrontation in Alley Leads to Shooting and Death of One

September 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Wednesday morning at 12:48 am, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a ShotSpotter activation on the 3500 block of Bryant Avenue North. Officers arrived and located an adult male in the alley suffering from a gunshot wound.  Officers began lifesaving measures on the victim until relieved by paramedics.  […]

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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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