The Minneapolis Police Department and University of Minnesota Police Department implemented a new police records management system earlier this month, replacing their previous system which had been in use since 1990.
The Minneapolis Police Department and the University of Minnesota Police Department were busy this past week with several reports of theft and other crimes afflicting campus and its surrounding neighborhoods.
The Bunge Tower in Southeast Como caught on fire late Friday morning, according to the Minneapolis Fire Department.
The man involved in the 38-hour standoff at the Graduate Hotel on the University of Minnesota campus in January is now facing new felony charges after his previous charges were dropped due to lack of evidence.
Neighborhoods surrounding the University of Minnesota could see an increase in police presence after Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and Minneapolis Police Department Chief Medaria Arradondo proposed increasing citywide officer numbers to keep up with growing populations.
The Marshall, The Venue at Dinkytown and WaHu Student Apartments received more police calls in 2017 than other large off-campus apartment complexes, according to Minneapolis Police Department data obtained by the Minnesota Daily.
With the influx of festival-goers around campus, the University of Minnesota Police Department and Minneapolis Police Department patrolled campus and issued a number of citations.
Austin Kraft, the infrastructure committee director for the Minnesota Student Association, and four other MSA members held a safety walk Thursday night to raise awareness about security issues affecting the University of Minnesota campus.
The Minneapolis Police Department responded to burglaries in neighborhoods around the University of Minnesota last week, along with several thefts and car damages.
The never-ending Minnesota winter seems to be affecting more than students’ motivation levels. Auto thefts near the University of Minnesota are on the rise, according to police reports.