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Mayor Hodges and Acting Chief Arradondo Announce Body Camera Policy Change

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July 26, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and Acting Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced changes in the Police Department’s Body Worn Camera (BWC) Policy today. The changes, which go into effect in three days, require officers to begin recording when they are dispatched to any call for service, or take part in self-initiated activity. […]

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Suspect Arrested after Fatal Stabbing

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July 2, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to the 1900 block of Newton Avenue North on a report of a stabbing shortly before 12:22 a.m. When officers arrived at the address, they located an adult male victim with several stab wounds. Officers provided first aid to the victim until paramedics from North […]

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Early Morning Shootings Leaves Three Injured

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July 1, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Around 2:23 a.m. officers from the 5th Precinct responded to the 3100 block of Hennepin Avenue South on a report of a person with a gun. As they were responding to the area, the call was updated to a shooting. Officers located two adult male victims, both suffering from gunshot wounds. […]

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Adult Male Arrested Following Morning Homicide

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June 17, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Around 3:17 a.m. officers from the Fourth Precinct heard the sound of gunshots in the area of Webber Parkway and Lyndale Avenue North. As they were responding to the area, the call was updated to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an unresponsive male lying on the ground. Officers requested paramedics […]

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Late Night Shooting Leaves Two Injured

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June 15, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Around 11:52 p.m. on Wednesday, June 14th, officers from the 4th Precinct responded to the 2800 block of Humboldt Avenue North on a report of a ShotSpotter activation. As they were responding to the area, the call was updated to a shooting. When officers arrived, they located a 22-year-old male in […]

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Man Dies at Hospital after Evening Shooting

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June 6, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Officers from the Fourth Precinct responded to a shooting on the 3300 block of Newton Avenue North at approximately 5:55 p.m. today. When officers arrived, they located a 37-year-old male on the front step of a house with a gunshot wound to the upper torso. The victim was transported to North […]

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Male Dies at Hospital after Weekend Shooting

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June 5, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Sunday, June 4th, officers from the Third Precinct responded to a shooting on the 2400 block of 10th Avenue South at 2:27 p.m. When officers arrived, they located a 17-year-old male on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) by paramedics […]

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Child Dies After Being Hit by Vehicle

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June 2, 2017 (MINNEAPOLIS) Minneapolis Police responded to a personal injury accident on the 2500 block of 17th Avenue South at 8:31 p.m. on a report of a pedestrian that had been struck by a vehicle. A van dropping off the juvenile male victim parked next to the curb facing northbound on 17th Avenue South. […]