Author Archives: EPPD Administration

We’re Hiring!

Would you or someone you know like to work as a police officer for the Eden Prairie Police Department? Well, now’s your chance! The EPPD is the process of recruiting police officers for future openings. Applications are due Monday, March 27 by 10 a.m. For more information on the hiring process, please see the position […]

Keep Your Home Safe While You’re Away

If you plan to escape Eden Prairie this spring to go on vacation, make sure you take a few minutes to secure your home in order to minimize the risk of burglary while you’re gone. In 2016 there were 80 residential burglaries in Eden Prairie. Don’t become part of this year’s statistics! Before you leave, […]

Welcome Officer Ibrahim!

This afternoon EPPD Chief Jim DeMann swore in the department’s newest officer, Mohamoud Ibrahim. Officer Ibrahim has served as a Community Service Officer in Eden Prairie since May of 2015. Officer Ibrahim was born in Somalia, lived in Egypt for seven years and moved to Minnesota when he was nine years old. He received an […]

The Business of Scamming

Scam artists continue to come up with new ways to scam honest people and businesses, making it difficult for law enforcement agencies and consumers to stay on top of all the ways to prevent becoming a victim. Last week an Eden Prairie business learned that somebody had used their company name to create a domain […]

Reserve Officers, Girl Scouts and Veterans

Last Thursday the Eden Prairie Senior Center hosted a Presidents Day event in conjunction with Beyond the Yellow Ribbon, a non-profit organization that creates awareness for the purpose of connecting service members and their families with community support, training, services and resources. Eden Prairie Police Department Reserve Officers attended the event and conducted a U.S. […]