Buckle Up!

This week and next week EPPD officers will be conducting seat belt enforcement details in Eden Prairie for the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Fall Seatbelt Enforcement Wave. The details are part of the Towards Zero Deaths program where we work on a specific traffic safety factor along with our partner agencies, the Airport and…

Welcome Back Lt. Becker!

For 10 weeks this summer, EPPD Lt. Dave Becker was a student at the FBI’s National Academy, a professional institution for U.S. and international law enforcement leaders which serves to improve the administration of justice in police departments. Last Thursday he graduated from the Academy. Lt. Becker was one of 228 students from 25 countries…

Lions Club Award for Chief DeMann

At last night’s City Council meeting, the Eden Prairie Lions Club awarded the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award to Police Chief Jim DeMann. The award is the highest honor bestowed by the Lions Club International Foundation and is given to community members whose lives have been characterized by their dedication to serve their communities and whose…