Smash and Grab Crimes

Since September 1, Eden Prairie Police have responded to 23 reports of tampering with vehicles parked at restaurants, parks, day cares, schools and commercial parking lots. Thieves are smashing windows and taking items such as backpacks, laptops and purses. These are often referred to as “crimes of opportunity” because thieves drive or walk through parking…

Drinking, Driving and the Holidays

The EPPD is participating in an impaired driving enforcement campaign now through the end of December as part of a statewide effort spearheaded by the MN Office of Traffic Safety. Along with officers from across the state, we will increase our efforts to catch impaired drivers during the holiday season. Every time an officer arrests…

EPPD Awards

Yesterday the EPPD held its Annual Awards & Recognition Program where we celebrated the past year’s award recipients and new hires. Officer Linda Moua took the ceremonial oath of office in front of family and friends after having taken the official oath of office on February 17, 2018, her first day as an EPPD officer….