On Wednesday, November 20th Officers from the Community Engagement Team and Greg Coleman from the Minnesota Vikings traveled to the Redwing Youth Correctional Facility. Officers participated in a College and Career Day Exploration. Officers and youth participated in mock interviews and presentations focused on college and career readiness.
CRASH AT A FRIENDS, NOT ON THE ROAD; FRIENDS DON’T LET FRIENDS DRIVE IMPAIRED Extra DWI Patrols During the Holidays on Minneapolis Roads Nov. 21 – Dec. 29 Minneapolis, Minn. – The holidays are filled with joy, happiness and time together with family and friends. Too often the joy turns to sorrow when a […]
On Monday, November 19th the MPD Community Engagement Team assembled 60 grocery bags with two cans of peas, two cans of green beans, two cans of cranberries, one packet of gravy, one bag of rice, one box of potato flakes, one box of stuffing, one box of dessert mix and a $10 gift card to […]
On Friday, November 16th the MPD received a generous donation of 300 whole chickens from one of our partners, the St. Vincent de Paul Warehouse. The Community Engagement Team delivered the food to The Link MN’s site in the 4th Precinct, where they will go to youth and young families who have experienced homelessness. The Link […]
The Minneapolis Police Department was contacted by the Sojourner Truth Academy, a Pre-K through 8th grade charter school, regarding their Little Free Library being destroyed outside the school. We reached out to our partners at Little Free Library, and they graciously agreed to replace and install it for free! On Thursday, November 15th the Community Engagement […]
On Tuesday, November 13th the Community Engagement Team Officers visited the Ronald McDonald House to hang out with awesome kids and staff! Officers handed out basketballs and played with the kids during recess in the gym. Sgt. Gomez read stories to the kids during a class and also had a Q and A session.
November 9, 2018 (MINNEAPOLIS) Shortly after 2:00 pm on Tuesday, November 9th Minneapolis Police Officers responded to a report of a suicidal male on the 3700 block of Morgan Avenue North. Upon arrival at the residence, the subject came out of the residence with a weapon. Shots were fire by police personnel striking the subject, […]
On Friday, November 9th the MPD Community Engagement Team officers walked a foot beat at the Hiawatha encampment. For the colder weather, MPD received a generous donation of hand/toe warmers and mittens from one of our partners. Officers handed these items out, talked and listened to the residents of the encampment.
Third Precinct Investigators with the Minneapolis Police Department are looking to identify the suspects who stole property from a victim’s camper during the morning of October 2nd. Security footage shows Suspect 1, shown in the pictures below, approaching on a bicycle and removing items from the camper. A short time later, the pictured vehicle (MN […]
On Tuesday, November 6th the Community Engagement Team Officers joined the Little Earth Young Women’s Mentoring Program in serving a Loaves and Fishes dinner at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Loaves and Fishes serves free, nutritious meals to people in need in areas where that need is greatest. They believe that all people, regardless of socioeconomic, […]