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National Safe Boating Week

This week is National Safe Boating Week and the EPPD has a few tips to help you safely enjoy Eden Prairie‚Äôs many lakes this Memorial Day weekend, and all summer long. First, before you and your family get out on the water, grab a life jacket and wear it! Nearly 85 percent of people who […]

EPPD Staff Earn St. Louis Park Commendation Awards

Last week two EPPD staff members received Commendation awards from the St. Louis Park Police Department for their assistance with two drug overdose deaths which led to murder charges. The first case occurred in June 2016 when a woman died of an overdose after being brought to the hospital by a friend. After an extensive […]

DWI Detail in Eden Prairie Tomorrow

If you were thinking about drinking and driving in Eden Prairie this Friday, you may want to think again. The EPPD will be conducting a DWI detail throughout the city in the afternoon and evening hours of May 19, along with officers from Edina, Bloomington, Richfield, Hopkins and the MSP Airport. The detail is sponsored […]

Blog from National Police Week in DC

Submitted by James G. DeMann, Eden Prairie Police Chief This week my family and I visited Washington, DC for National Police Week, a time that is set aside to remember law enforcement officers across the nation who were killed in the line of duty. Attending a memorial service and visiting the National Law Enforcement Memorial […]

Law Enforcement Memorial Day 2017

This week is National Police Week and yesterday, May 15, was Law Enforcement Memorial Day. It is a day that law enforcement officers across the country gather at their respective memorials to pay tribute to officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice. It is also a time to show families who have lost a loved […]