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Adult Male Deceased After Shooting

November 24, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Tuesday morning at 1:25 am, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to 3800 block of Girard Avenue North on a ShotSpotter activation. Officers arrived and located a vehicle that had struck several parked cars mid-block.  Officer located an adult male, believed to be in his 50’s, in the […]

Man Dies at Hospital Hours After Shooting

November 21, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Saturday, November 21, 2020, at 5:20 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a shooting in the area of the 3700 block of North 6th Street. Officers arrived and were unable to locate any victims.  In speaking with people in the area, they told the officers that two people […]

Death being investigated as homicide

Nov. 20, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – A body found by Minneapolis Police is being investigated as a homicide. At around 10:27 a.m. today, officers responded to a call of a possible deceased person inside a residence on the 2700 block of 18th Avenue South. Inside they found the body of man believed to be in his […]

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Press Releases

Adult Male Deceased After Shooting

November 24, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Tuesday morning at 1:25 am, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to 3800 block of Girard Avenue North on a ShotSpotter activation. Officers arrived and located a vehicle that had struck several parked cars mid-block.  Officer located an adult male, believed to be in his 50’s, in the […]

Man Dies at Hospital Hours After Shooting

November 21, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On Saturday, November 21, 2020, at 5:20 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a shooting in the area of the 3700 block of North 6th Street. Officers arrived and were unable to locate any victims.  In speaking with people in the area, they told the officers that two people […]

Death being investigated as homicide

Nov. 20, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – A body found by Minneapolis Police is being investigated as a homicide. At around 10:27 a.m. today, officers responded to a call of a possible deceased person inside a residence on the 2700 block of 18th Avenue South. Inside they found the body of man believed to be in his […]

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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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