Minneapolis Police Begin Homicide Investigation

Posted Posted in Press Releases

August 13, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) Just after 6:30am, Officers from the Minneapolis Police Department’s Second Precinct received a 911 call reporting a person down on the railroad bridge near 16 Av. NE and Marshall Street NE.   Officers arrived at the location with emergency medical technicians and located a male victim down on the bridge.  The male […]

***Re-Post of Scam Alert***

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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 […]

National Night Out 2019 is on Tuesday, August 6th

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August 5, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – We are encouraging everyone to participate in National Night Out with us tomorrow (Tuesday, August 6th)! This nationwide event encourages people to join their community block parties in an effort to get to know their neighbors and encourage crime prevention. It’s a great way to promote community-police partnerships and enjoy […]

Thoughts and Prayers to Dayton, OH and El Paso, TX

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To the victims and their family members in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, the MPD sends its thoughts and prayers as your cities begin to heal from these horrific acts of violence.  The Minneapolis Police Department has increased it’s presence in and around our entertainment districts out of an abundance of caution.  We welcome […]