A Message of Thanks to First Responders

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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 […]

Sergeant Ann Kjos retires after 32 years of service

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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 […]

Minneapolis Police Department Reminds People That You Hold the Key to Preventing Auto Theft

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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 […]

MPD supports fight to end gun violence by inviting an activist to speak in Minneapolis

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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 […]