September 18, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Proper forensic science plays an important role in the investigation of crimes throughout the nation, from exonerating the innocent to identifying the guilty. Therefore, we recognize the scientific and technical professionals that serve our community in this vital position during National Forensic Science Week (September 15-21, 2019). In honor of […]
September 17, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD Officers are inviting the public to Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, September 25th! All are welcome to join us at Starbucks (450 S Marquette Ave, Minneapolis) from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. There’s no agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to […]
September 17, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Minneapolis Police announce the arrest of WILLIAM MANUEL VILLANUEVA, DOB 11/18/1981 in connection with two bank robberies in that occurred in Minneapolis on August 12, 2019 at 10:26am at Wells Fargo Bank, 4943 34th Avenue South and on August 24, 2019 at 1:14pm at Wells Fargo Bank, 4712 Chicago Avenue […]
September 12, 2019 (Minneapolis) – On July 28, 2019 at 1:36am, Minneapolis Police and EMS responded to the 100 block of 5th Street South on reports of a man down. Officers arrived and located an adult male who was unconscious on the floor. The man, Aleksandre Sambelashvili, age 42, was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center […]
On Thursday, September 12, 2019 the Minneapolis Police Department responded to a report of an assault on the 400 block of 6th Street SE. Officers arrived and spoke with an adult female who reported that around 7:16 am, she was grabbed by an adult male. This male is described as being a white male wearing […]
September 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) The Minneapolis Police Department, with assistance of the St. Paul Police, arrested Larry Joe Foster/DOB: 07-15-1953 in the complex homicidal violence death of Daniel Martin Bradley. The original press release is below. Foster was arrested in St. Paul on today’s date and booked into the Hennepin County Adult Detention Center on […]
September 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Today, we remember the tragic events of September 11th, 2001. Take a moment of silence for the airline crew members and passengers, officers, firefighters, EMS personnel, pentagon staff and those working in the towers who lost their lives. They are our nation’s heroes.
September 10, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – On September 8th at approximately 4:20 PM, an adult male got into an altercation with security in the area of the 2900 block of Chicago Ave., South. This suspect fled the area in a vehicle and was involved in a property damage crash at Cedar Avenue in Lake Street. The […]
September 6, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Two of our Bomb Squad members were happy to gear up in support of the Minnesota Twins’ ‘Bomba Squad’ on Friday! They presented the Bomba (Spanish for bomb) award to players Nelson Cruz and Miguel Sano. The award was given after the Twins set a single-season record for home runs […]
September 7, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Chief Medaria Arradondo joined Chiefs from all over the County at the National Latino Police Officers Conference in St. Paul! He attended the event for the Chief’s Forum & Discussion Group regarding 21st Century Policing and Current Affairs Affecting Law Enforcement.