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Caribou Coffee employees graciously give free beverages to first responders

April 1, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We thank Caribou Coffee employees for remembering first responders during these difficult times due to COVID-19. Extra caffeine is always our friend!

HCEM sounding sirens on Wednesday, April 1st for monthly test

March 31, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – NOTICE: Hennepin County Emergency Management (HCEM) will be sounding sirens this Wednesday, April 1st at 1:00 PM for testing purposes. This test is a monthly procedure and has no correlation to April Fools Day. Also, April 16th is National Tornado Drill Day, and HCEM will sound the sirens then as well.

Single Car Crash Leaves One Dead

March 28, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 9:17 pm Saturday evening, the Minneapolis Police Department responded to a report of a single vehicle crash in the area of Olson Memorial Highway and Penn Avenue. Officers arrived and located the vehicle with an adult female, believed to be in her 30’s, deceased inside.  The female was the lone […]

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Press Releases

*** UPDATE – CHILD LOCATED ***Minneapolis Police Ask for Public’s Help In Locating Missing Child

UPDATE-MISSING CHILD FOUND   October 24, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – NAILA AMARIANA PANTOJA-PEREZ was located by Minneapolis Police in South Minneapolis tonight at 8:30pm. She is safe and sound.  Serenity Jones and an adult male have been taken into custody.  The Minneapolis Police Department would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance. […]

Minneapolis Police Asks for Public’s Help In Locating One Missing Juvenile

**Update on Missing Children** October 21, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The 13 year old missing in the case below has been located and is safe and sound. ### **Update on Missing Children** October 17, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The seven year old child missing in the case has been located and is safe and sound.  The 13 […]

Statement From Chief Arradondo on Presidential Visit

October 8, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – When our Nation’s President arrives in our city this Thursday, the men and women of the Minneapolis Police Department along with our local, county, state and federal law enforcement partners will be focused on our primary responsibility to ensure the public safety of ALL who will participate in practicing their […]

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Community

Caribou Coffee employees graciously give free beverages to first responders

April 1, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We thank Caribou Coffee employees for remembering first responders during these difficult times due to COVID-19. Extra caffeine is always our friend!

HCEM sounding sirens on Wednesday, April 1st for monthly test

March 31, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – NOTICE: Hennepin County Emergency Management (HCEM) will be sounding sirens this Wednesday, April 1st at 1:00 PM for testing purposes. This test is a monthly procedure and has no correlation to April Fools Day. Also, April 16th is National Tornado Drill Day, and HCEM will sound the sirens then as well.

MPD School Resource Officers visit meal sites while schools are closed

March 23, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Despite Minneapolis Public Schools being closed, MPD School Resource Officers are staying busy with the community. We have a virtual roll call then visit the 20 Minneapolis Public School meal sites throughout the city, keeping our social distance, to keep people safe and reassure the youth and community during these trying […]

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Videos

***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 […]

MPD 2019 Final Four Public Safety Video Highlights

April 9, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – That’s a wrap! 2019 Final Four events have come to an end. It was an honor to protect and serve all who came to Minneapolis from near and far – U.S. Bank Stadium even broke records with attendance! Watch and enjoy the MPD’s public safety highlights for this big event.

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