April 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Due to anticipated inclement weather, the Dribble presented by Buick has been moved indoors to Final Four Fan Fest presented by Capital One. Check-in for the event will begin at noon and will be located inside Hall B at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Please remember to check-in by registrants’ last […]
April 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The MPD advises you to watch out for fake Final Four tickets. Paper tickets are made of heavy stock paper and digital tickets are through the “Flash Seats” app. The QR code in the Flash Seats digital ticket changes every 60-90 seconds, meaning screenshots will not work.
April 6, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Today there was more entertainment on Nicollet Mall for the Final Four Tip-Off Tailgate. MPD Officers from various units and other law enforcement agencies are looking out for the community’s safety this weekend as they enjoy food, games, karaoke and a giant Ferris wheel.
April 5, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – A group of MPD Officers were happy to bring a couple hundred youth from the Minneapolis/St. Paul area to the Final Four Friday All-Star Game. Thank you to the NCAA and the Minneapolis Local Organizing Committee for making this happen. We had a great time engaging with the kids at such […]
April 5, 2019 (Minneapolis) – The March Madness Music Series officially begins tonight at the Armory in Minneapolis, and it’s bringing in a big crowd. MPD Officers will be out there all weekend, making sure everyone is safe and has a fun time.
April 5, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) This morning just before 8:00 am, a Minneapolis Police Officer initiated a traffic stop in the area of 7th Street and Oak Lake Avenue on a possibly impaired driver. The officer made contact with the driver who displayed signs of being under the influence of narcotics. The driver was the lone occupant. […]
April 5, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Investigators with the Minneapolis Police Department’s 5th Precinct are seeking information related to the identification two suspects (photographed below) who are involved in the theft of Delivery Packages investigation. The suspects are driving what investigators believe is a white 4 door Toyota RAV4 with no rear license plate. The GO # […]
On Thursday, April 5th MPD Officers stayed busy as the events kicked off in Minneapolis for the Final Four. From monitoring setup, to securing hotels, to staging for events and preparing food, the MPD is ensuring family-friendly fun for all the basketball fans joining us.
On Wednesday, April 3rd MPD Officers secured hotel areas downtown as the men’s college basketball players arrived for the NCAA Final Four. The MPD is looking forward to keeping visitors and residents of Minneapolis safe during all events to come this weekend. Good luck to all four teams!
April 3, 2019 (Minneapolis) – The Minneapolis Police Departments wants to warn fans who may be purchasing tickets and merchandise for this week’s events to be cautious about the item’s authenticity. The MPD is investigating potentially fraudulent ads placed on on-line purchasing websites offering to sell tickets to Final Four games. The public should be […]