Author Archives: EPPD Administration

Car Seat Clinic May 20

Have you ever wondered if you installed your child’s car seat correctly? If so, you’re not alone. The Minnesota Office of Traffic Safety estimates that three out of four child seats are used incorrectly statewide. If you’d like help with your child’s car seat, come to the EPPD’s Spring Car Seat Clinic Saturday, May 20 […]

Thank You Reserves!

Last Saturday members of the Eden Prairie Reserve Unit and their families cleaned up a section of Hwy. 5 between Eden Prairie Road and Mitchell Road, just as they have done every year since 1990, which is the year they adopted this stretch of highway. They collected 26 bags of trash and several miscellaneous large […]

Donations to Combat Human Trafficking

As part of his work to combat human trafficking, EPPD Detective Carter Staaf gives presentations at community organizations, churches and other groups interested in learning more about this devastating problem and how they can help eradicate it. One of the community groups Det. Staaf visited recently was Eden Prairie Women of Today, a local chapter […]

Welcome Officer Koras

This afternoon EPPD Chief Jim DeMann swore in the department’s newest officer, Jordan Koras. Officer Koras grew up in Eden Prairie and graduated from Eden Prairie High School. After graduating from the University of North Dakota with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Studies, Officer Koras worked as a deputy for the Nelson County Sheriff’s […]

Take Back Day Results

Last Saturday the EPPD worked with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to host a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event at the Eden Prairie Senior Center. The public was invited to drop off their unused or expired prescription medications for free and the EPPD safely disposed of it. At the event, 26 boxes of […]