Police: Woman Inappropriately Grabbed, Briefly Chased Near Lake HarrietMinneapolis police say a woman was sexually assaulted while running near Lake Harriet last week.
Minneapolis Police Issue Warning On Phone ScamsResidents have reported receiving phone calls from males and females from a number that matches the Minneapolis Police Department's Fifth Precinct on caller ID. Authorities say the caller identifies themselves as being with the IRS and that the Minneapolis Police Department is going to "put them behind bars."
Minneapolis Police Warn Of Scam Using MPD's Phone NumberMinneapolis police are warning the public of a scam that uses the department's phone number. Police say they've received reports from people who said they were contacted by someone claiming to be with the IRS. The caller ID shows the Fifth Precinct main number: 612-673-5705.
Police Investigating Multiple Luring Cases In MinneapolisPolice in Minneapolis are investigating and telling residents to be on alert after at least five luring incidents have been reported since May 2. Authorities said they’ve all taken place in the Fifth Precinct but it’s unclear if they are related.
Garage Burglaries Surge In Lake Of The Isles AreaThe area surrounding Lake of the Isles has seen a rash of garage burglaries in the past month, according to Minneapolis city officials.
Mpls Police Ask Public’s Help After String Of South Side RobberiesMinneapolis police are asking for the public’s help in stopping a string of armed robberies that have happened since late March in the city’s south side.