12/23/2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) CARESSA ELIZABETH MAY, a 12-year-old female, was last seen in the afternoon on Sunday, December 22nd. Caressa is a light-complected, black female weighing approximately 112 pounds, is 5 feet tall, has hazel eyes and curly, shoulder length, brown hair. She was last seen wearing a purple North Face jacket and black pants. Caressa […]
Charges Filed Against Two People in Last Night’s Homicide December 20, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) Early this morning, the Minneapolis Police Detective assigned to the shooting and death from last night referred their case to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office for review and possible charging. Today the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office issued the following Complaints: James Tyjuan […]
December 16 (MINNEAPOLIS) – MPD staff made a visit to the House of Charity this afternoon and to served lunch to the community! The group served over 100 meals and had positive interactions with the guests.
December 16, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – All are welcome to join us at our two Community Holiday Blessings this week! We’ll be hosting with A Mother’s Love at the 4th Precinct on Wednesday evening (December 18th) and 3rd Precinct on Thursday evening (December 19th). Kids will receive a gift provided by Toys for Tots Twin Cities, […]
December 15, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) At 3:09 am Sunday morning, officers responded to a report of a domestic with weapons on the 3100 block of Thomas Avenue North. Further information received is that shots were fired in the residence and no one was hurt. Some of the people in the residence were able escape prior to […]
December 12, 2019 (Minneapolis) – The season of giving became brighter in Minneapolis during the Shop with a Cop event on Tuesday night. Nearly 50 Police personnel teamed up with 43 children from the Minneapolis Police Activities League programs and Cityview School to shop for holiday gifts for their families. The following agencies participated in […]
December 11, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Congratulations to the MPD Cadet Class 2019-1 for graduating from the Academy! The ceremony honoring 21 new officers was held at the Ukrainian Event Center. The group’s accomplishments were celebrated with family, friends and MPD staff.
December 10, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Nearly 70 MPD staff members and citizens were honored in City Hall today for their outstanding dedication and service in the community. The following awards were given: Chief’s Award of Merit (18), Citizen’s Department Award of Merit (2), Excellence in Investigation (8), The Medal of Commendation (5), Lifesaving Award (30) Citizen’s […]
December 9, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Join MPD and other local first responders for the Hams for the Holidays event on Friday, December 20th from 5 to 7 PM! Hyvee generously donated 400 ‘Hormel Cure 81 Hams’ to be distributed to benefit Minneapolis families in need at the Hospitality House (1220 Logan Ave. N). The event […]
December 8, 2019 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Sunday evening shortly after 8:30 pm, Minneapolis Police were notified of a ShotSpotter activation on the 2000 block of Portland Avenue South. Shortly after being dispatched, it was upgraded to a shooting. Officers arrived at the scene and located and adult male in his 40s, suffering from a gunshot wounds […]