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

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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 […]

Injured Skateboarder Identified

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September 15, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Monday evening, September 14th, a juvenile female skateboarder was struck crossing Dowling Avenue at Bryant Avenue North.  The driver stopped and, along with several witnesses, called 911 and rendered aid. The skateboarder was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center via ambulance in critical condition.  At the time of the arrival […]

Afternoon Shooting Leaves One Dead

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September 15, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Monday afternoon at 4:27 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a ShotSpotter activation in the area of the 3800 block of Fremont Avenue North. Officers arrived and located two individuals suffering from gunshot wounds.  One of the individuals did not have a pulse or respirations.  Officers began CPR and wound management […]

Update on Fatal Crash

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September 12, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) The three people in the striking vehicle have all been admitted into an area hospital.  Two adult females, ages 26 and 35, are both listed in stable condition.  The suspect is in serious but stable condition. ### Two Vehicle Crash Leaves One Dead September 12, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Saturday morning at 3:42 […]

Two Vehicle Crash Leaves One Dead

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September 12, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Saturday morning at 3:42 am, Minneapolis Police and Fire responded to a report of a serious motor vehicle crash at the intersection of 26th Street East and Cedar Avenue South. Officers arrived and located two vehicles severely damaged to the west of the intersection. Preliminary investigation indicates one vehicle was westbound on […]