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Chief Arradondo receives Community Engagement Award from The Inner Hero

July 13, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The MPD along with our partners at The Inner Hero hosted a 5 on 5 basketball tournament at the Harold Mezile North Community YMCA. MPD Officers and the community participated in a ‘skills’ competition before the tournament kicked off. After Chief Medaria Arradondo competed in a free throw contest, he […]

MPD invites public to Brian Coyle Center for tea and conversation

July 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Join us on Wednesday, July 17th for tea and conversation with MPD Officers! We will be at the Brian Coyle Center (420 S 15th Ave) from 5 PM to 7 PM, so feel free to get to know us and ask questions while enjoying tea and cookies.

MPD serves community at Safe Summer Nights barbecue

July 9, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – It turned out to be a sunny and pleasant evening at Farview Park for the Safe Summer Nights barbecue! We had a great time serving the community and engaging in conversation. For those who missed out on the fun, we will be holding another BBQ at Cedar Field Park on […]

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Press Releases

Minneapolis Police Begin Homicide Investigation After Morning Shooting

June 15, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) Just before 5:30am, Officers from the Minneapolis Police Department’s Third Precinct responded to Shot Spotter activation in the area of E. 37th St. and Clinton Av S.   Officers searched the area located an adult male victim.  Officers provided first aid until EMS arrived.  The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. […]

**UPDATE** Police have identified persons of interest in fire investigation

***UPDATE*** Investigators have identified both parties from the images in the earlier post. The female voluntarily came in and spoke with investigators. No arrests have been made at this time. This investigation is on-going. The MPD would like to thank the public for its help.     May 21, 2019 (Minneapolis) – Investigators from the […]

Two Children Fall From Building

May 2, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) Today at 2:20 pm, Minneapolis Police responded with Minneapolis Fire and Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) Ambulance to the 2800 block of Pleasant Avenue South on a report of two children that had fallen from an upper story of the building.  Workers in the area observed the children fall and called […]

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Community

Chief Arradondo receives Community Engagement Award from The Inner Hero

July 13, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The MPD along with our partners at The Inner Hero hosted a 5 on 5 basketball tournament at the Harold Mezile North Community YMCA. MPD Officers and the community participated in a ‘skills’ competition before the tournament kicked off. After Chief Medaria Arradondo competed in a free throw contest, he […]

MPD invites public to Brian Coyle Center for tea and conversation

July 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Join us on Wednesday, July 17th for tea and conversation with MPD Officers! We will be at the Brian Coyle Center (420 S 15th Ave) from 5 PM to 7 PM, so feel free to get to know us and ask questions while enjoying tea and cookies.

MPD serves community at Safe Summer Nights barbecue

July 9, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – It turned out to be a sunny and pleasant evening at Farview Park for the Safe Summer Nights barbecue! We had a great time serving the community and engaging in conversation. For those who missed out on the fun, we will be holding another BBQ at Cedar Field Park on […]

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Videos

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.

Officers interact with basketball fans at Final Four Fan Fest

April 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Despite the anticipated inclement weather, MPD Officers still enjoyed interacting with the community during the Dribble presented by Buick, which was moved indoors to Final Four Fan Fest presented by Capital One. Officers engaged with people from near and far by passing out police badge stickers, shaking hands and answering questions. […]

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