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Statement from Chief Arradondo Regarding DT Shooting

Yesterday evening in Downtown Minneapolis a fight between two men ended when one pulled out a handgun and fired it. Tragically that round struck a bystander.   An innocent person was injured because someone with no regard or respect for others chose to settle their conflict with a weapon. Fortunately, the victim is currently in […]


One Arrested after Morning Shooting that Injured Two

August 20, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers working in the First Precinct heard the sound of gunshots being fired from a parking lot on the 400 block of Hennepin Avenue South, just before 2:00 a.m. Officers on bike arrived within seconds of the gunshots being fired and gave chase to a male that was pointed out as […]


Chief Arradondo Unanimously Confirmed by City Council

Statement by Chief Medaria Arradondo Friday, August 18, 2017 Chief Arradondo— “Madam Chair, Council Members, Mayor: I’m humbled and I’m also honored on this day to be before all of you; community; the wonderful, talented, professional men and women—both sworn and civilian—that make the Minneapolis Police Department truly one of the greatest in the country. […]

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In 2017

Weapons off the street
Community engagement (foot beats, community events, business checks, directed patrol)
Sworn Staff

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