February 15, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 6:05 on Saturday morning, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to the 900 block of 15th Ave SE on an unknown trouble. Squads arrived to a chaotic scene and were advised that a male and female were involved. The victim, described as a white male in his 30’s, was […]
February 15, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Would you let this K9 be your Valentine? Plenty of kisses to go around!
Steve Spurgeon visited the First Precinct of the Minneapolis Police Department on 02/13/2020 and delivered his enthusiastic message to approximately 20 officers, sergeants, and lieutenants from the middle watch, power watch, and dogwatch shifts. His presentation included a performance of his original song, “Wake Up in the USA”. Steve Spurgeon is a singer/songwriter with a […]
February 13, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – After 32 years of dedicated service to Minneapolis, we congratulate Sergeant Ann Kjos on her retirement! Her positive leadership and consistent dedication to the job will be missed. May her legacy live on through two of her family members in the Department – Assistant Chief Mike Kjos and Officer Sam […]
February 12, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On January 24, 2020 representatives from the Minneapolis Police Department, Downtown Improvement District and Clear Channel Outdoors held a media event to alert the public of a serious spike in auto thefts in the City of Minneapolis. In the first 20 days of 2020, on average of 13 cars per day […]
February 11, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We believe in the importance of fighting to end gun violence across Minneapolis. In order to spread the word, MPD Officers invited a young activist by the name of Aaliyah Stewart to speak with students and our community. Stewart traveled from Gary, Indiana to share her personal story about gun violence, as well as […]
February 11, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD School Resource Officers enjoy talking with children and making sure they safely get to the bus after a busy day of learning! Officer Barnes is pictured below with a student at Anderson Middle School.
February 6, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Thursday evening at 9:28 pm., Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a shooting that occurred on the 100 block of North 9th Street. Further information received is that the shooting happened on a Metro Transit Bus and that two people were shot. Officers from the Metro Transit and Minneapolis […]
February 6, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) The Minneapolis Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing 39-year-old male. Jonathan Joseph Erickson/DOB: 03-28-1980 was last seen in the area of 2150 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, Bohemian Flats Park, in the early morning hours of Monday, February 3, 2020. Erickson is described as a white male, […]
February 5, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) In the early morning hours of February 5, 2020, the Minneapolis Police Department arrested Shante Cheriece Berry, age 38, in connection with the murder of Monique Baugh on December 31, 2019. Berry has been booked into the Hennepin County Adult Detention Center on Probable Cause Murder. Berry’s booking photo is being […]