One Deceased in Overnight Shooting

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August 30, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 12:05 am on Sunday morning, Minneapolis Police responded to numerous ShotSpotter activations in the area of the 2400 block of Emerson Avenue North. Officers arrived and located, what is believed to be, an adult male deceased inside a vehicle on that block.  The Victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. […]

Man Dies After Being Dropped Off at Hospital

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August 27, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) This morning at 3:51 am, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to a ShotSpotter activation on the 3500 block of Chicago Avenue South. Officers arrived and were unable to locate any victim of a shooting.  As they searched the area, the received information from Hennepin Healthcare that an adult male, believed […]

Late Evening Shooting Leaves One Deceased

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August 25, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 11:26 pm on Monday evening, officers from the Minneapolis Police Department responded to a ShotSpotter activation on the 2300 block of James Avenue North.  Upon arrival, officers didn’t locate any shooting victim. Minutes later, officers were advised that a 17-year-old female, who had suffered gunshot wounds, was dropped off at […]

Early Morning Shooting Update

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August 18, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) Late this morning, the Medical Examiner notified the Minneapolis Police Department that the victim in this case died at the hospital. The identity, along with the nature and cause of death, will be released by the Medical Examiner in the days to come. The Homicide Unit will continue to handle this case. […]

Adult Male Found Deceased

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August 18, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) People in the area of the 100 block of 59th Street East called 911 at 6:22 am Tuesday morning to report a male was on the ground and was not moving. Officers arrived in the area and located the victim, an adult male, obviously deceased.  It appeared he had suffered gunshot wounds. Officers […]

Shots Fired Leaves one in Critical Condition

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August 18, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Tuesday morning at 12:23 am, troopers from the Minnesota State Patrol were in the area of 46th and Hiawatha when they heard the sounds multiple gunshots.  They notified their emergency communications center and responded to the area of the where the sounds came from. At that time, Minneapolis Police Department officers were […]

Statement from the Chief

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August 16, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) – “Last night, individuals marched to the Minneapolis Police Department’s 5th Precinct and proceeded to vandalize the exterior of the building and target officers with commercial grade fireworks. This unlawful and senseless behavior will not be tolerated.  Acts such as these do absolutely nothing to constructively engage and activate true and […]