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Man Dies in Early Morning Shooting

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June 12, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fifth Precinct responded to a 911 call of a one vehicle car crash at the intersection of 32nd Street West and Blaisdell Avenue South around 1:30 a.m. The 911 caller reported a van had hit both a tree and fire hydrant. When officers arrived, they located an adult […]

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Two Injured in Overnight Shooting

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June 11, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to a 911 call of a person shot at approximately 11:26 p.m. on the 3300 block of Bryant Avenue North. When officers arrived, they located an adult male who had been shot. The victim was transported to North Memorial Health Hospital (NMHH) by paramedics where […]

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MPD Homicide Unit Investigates Man’s Death

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June 11, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the First Precinct responded to Park Avenue South and 16th Street East on a report of an unresponsive male at approximately 1:10 a.m. The 911 caller said the man was holding a handgun. When officers arrived, they found the unresponsive adult male and requested paramedics from Hennepin County Medical […]

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MPD Investigates Suspicious Death

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June 8, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fifth Precinct responded to a report of an unresponsive man at 7:15 a.m. near Lyndale Avenue South and Dunwoody Boulevard. The adult male victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics from the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC). The name of the deceased, as well as the […]

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Man Dies in Afternoon Shooting

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May 30, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to a shooting at 30th Avenue North and Irving Avenue North at approximately 2:30 p.m. today. When officers arrived, they located a 22-year-old male in a van that had been shot in the head. The victim was transported to North Memorial Health Hospital (NMHH) by […]

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Two Arrested Following Evening Homicide

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May 22, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to a Shotspotter activation in the area of 21st Avenue North and Ilion Avenue North at 7:40 p.m. When Officers arrived, they were directed to the intersection of Broadway Avenue West and Ilion Avenue North where an adult male had been found shot in a […]

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Minneapolis Police Department and Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Host Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony

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May 12, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau and Hennepin County Sheriff Richard Stanek will honor the 69 law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty in Hennepin County since 1884. This annual event gives the members of both agencies a chance to pay their respects to those who have given […]

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Woman Dies in Afternoon Shooting

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May 12, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Today around 3:15 p.m. officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to the 600 block of Broadway Avenue West on a report of a shooting. When officers arrived, they located an adult female who had been shot. The victim was transported to North Memorial Medical Center (NMMC) by paramedics, where she was […]

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Two Injured in Evening Shooting

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April 26, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the First Precinct responded to the 1500 block of Park Avenue South on a report of a disturbance at a residence around 6:45 p.m. While officers were responding another 911 caller provided information that someone had been shot. Officers arrived and were unable to locate a victim. Several witnesses […]