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Minneapolis Police Continue to Investigate Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian

October 19, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) A pedestrian who was involved in a personal injury  accident at University Avenue SE and Huron Boulevard yesterday died at the hospital at approximately 4:30 this morning. The adult male was attempting to cross University Avenue around 2:15 Wednesday afternoon when it appears that he struck the side of a semi-truck […]

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Man Dies in Evening Shooting

October 15, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the 3rd Precinct responded to a Shotspotter activation in the area of Franklin Avenue East and 11th Avenue South at 8:28 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a parked car with an adult male inside who had been shot. The male was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics […]

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Man Arrested from Last Night’s Fatal Fire

October 7, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers assigned to the Homicide and Arson Units have made an arrest in the fatal fire that occurred on the 1500 block of Park Avenue South on 10/06/2017. Marcus Dewayne Shanks, age 30, has been booked into Hennepin County Jail on Probable Cause Murder Charges. His booking photograph is being held. […]

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In 2017

Weapons off the street
722
Community engagement (foot beats, community events, business checks, directed patrol)
106046
Sworn Staff
855
Homicides
34

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