2nd Somali Sergeant Among 24 MPD Officers PromotedIt was an exciting day for 24 Minneapolis police officers who received promotions Thursday. Chief Janee Harteau recognized a new commander, four new lieutenants and 19 new sergeants in a ceremony Thursday afternoon.
Minneapolis Police Release Video Featuring Female Officers, Hoping To Boost RecruitmentThe first female police chief in Minneapolis is making a push to increase the number of women in the department.
Minneapolis Unveils Plan To Make Hennepin Ave. SaferThe area has been plagued with so-called "nuisance" crimes for years, but things have turned violent in the past.
Bob Kroll Re-Elected As Police Union HeadIn recent months, Kroll has not held his tongue on issues related to policing in the 21st century.
MPD Chief Listed Among Fortune Magazine's Top 50 World LeadersPope Francis, Melinda Gates, Elon Musk and ... Janee Harteau. The Minneapolis Chief of Police was just listed as one of the world's 50 greatest leaders by Fortune Magazine.
Mayor, Police Chief To Hold Open Conference Call On Jamar Clark InvestigationOn Friday afternoon, Mayor Hodges and Chief Harteau announced that Officers Schwarze and Ringgenberg would not face any disciplinary action.
Mpls. Cop Fired For Use Of Force Returning To The StreetsA Minneapolis police officer who was fired for use of force will soon be returning to work.
Harteau: Body Cams To Be On Officers In All Precincts Next MonthThe Minneapolis Police Department issued an update Tuesday on the rollout of its body camera program.
MPD, Mayor Say New Police Changes Focus On Defusing ConflictsThe Minneapolis Police Department has announced four policy changes aimed at defusing conflicts between officers and the public that can turn deadly.
Minneapolis Police Announce Department-Wide Implementation Of Body CamerasOfficers on the North Side are going through training this week. Downtown officers already have them.
Harteau Tells Kroll To Stop Wearing Police Uniform In InterviewsThe chief of the Minneapolis Police Department is telling the head of the police union to stop wearing his uniform during interviews with the press.
Mpls. Police Chief Urges Officers To Be Cautious After Baton Rouge AttackMinneapolis Police Chief Janée Harteau called the attack in Baton Rouge, "an attack on all officers and an attack on our country."