May 9, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On May 4, 2020 at 11:25 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a car that had struck a tree in the area of Cedar Avenue S and 38th Street East. While en route to the scene, additional information was received that this was a shooting. Preliminary investigation indicates that […]
May 5, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – All hands on duck! A mother duck now has her 8 ducklings back after MPD Officers rescued them from a storm drain. The officers removed the drain cover, then Officer Ryan crawled down head first to save them as Officer Saint Jean held her duty belt. Momma duck stood by […]
May 1, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Many community members can now rest easy after the cause of numerous loud explosions has been solved. For weeks, MPD Officers received complaints of loud explosions throughout the city, mainly in North Minneapolis. The possibility of power issues, construction, shootings, etc., were all investigated. One caller mentioned seeing a small, white […]
April 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – One late night early in April this Domino’s employee, Kevin Clover, made an impact in two young community members’ lives. MPD Officers were transporting two children away from their home in Minneapolis to their sister’s home in St. Paul, and mentioned they had not eaten since the day prior. The officers […]
A Daily Dose of Great Police Work doesn’t always have to mean feats of heroism, rather it can be an instance when they make a positive impact on someone’s life by a compassionate act. April 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD Officers were called to Riverside Evangelical Free Church for a possible burglary in progress. Upon […]
April 27, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Come visit the Special Operations Center (4119 Dupont Ave N) to pick up food available for youth 18 and under on Thursdays between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM. These meals are intended to replace the services that children normally receive during the school day. The free food boxes include 10 […]
April 24, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Officers Kingdon and Carey spotted on early recruiting duty! The young man shown in the middle has recently been driving his own, miniature squad car around the Minneapolis lakes. We hope to have him as part of the MPD family someday!
April 22, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Social distancing is no joke. Our officers are taking precautionary measures each day to keep you safe and healthy. Please do your part too.
April 19, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – The Minneapolis Police Department has made an arrest in connection to multiple criminal sexual assault cases that occurred in Minneapolis from 2015-2020. The MPD Violent Criminal Apprehension Team arrested JORY DANIEL WIEBRAND, 34-year-old male, on Friday, April 17, 2020 in Anoka County. Through investigative efforts and evidence obtained, several criminal […]
April 18, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) Saturday morning, April 18th, just before 2:00 am, Minneapolis Police responded to a ShotSpotter activation on the 1100 block of Irving Avenue North. While en route, 911 calls came in reporting a shooting. Officers arrived and located an adult male deceased inside a residence. The suspect fled the scene prior to […]