Officer Harrington Retires

Today is Officer Mike Harrington’s last day at the EPPD after a 29-year career. Officer Harrington began working for the EPPD in 1989 as an animal control officer and was hired as an officer six years later. Throughout his career, Officer Harrington was known for his keen powers of observation and memory recall. While out…

Congratulations Citizen Academy Graduates!

Last night the 25 students of the 2018 EPPD Citizens Academy completed their last session. Citizens Academy is a free six-week class that covers traffic enforcement, use of force, DWI enforcement, 911 Dispatching, K9, the SWAT team and investigations. Citizens Academy is sponsored by the Eden Prairie Crime Prevention Fund. During this year’s Academy, students had the opportunity to drive…

Opioid Impact Video

As part of the EPPD’s ongoing efforts to combat opioid addiction, the department has released a new video called “One Time is Too Many – The Impact of Opioid Addiction in Eden Prairie.” The video highlights the deaths of two young men from Eden Prairie who died from opioid overdoses: Andy Johnson and Andrew Princev….