Category Archives: Uncategorized

Congratulations Sgt. Vosbeek

Today is Sgt. Pete Vosbeek’s last day at the EPPD. Sgt. Vosbeek began working for Eden Prairie in January 1988. In addition to working as a patrol officer, Sgt. Vosbeek was one of the first members of the High Risk Entry Team which evolved into the current SWAT team. Sgt. Vosbeek also served as a […]

The 2018 Polar Plunge is Coming!

The Polar Plunge is coming to Eden Prairie March 10! This is your opportunity to jump into the icy waters of Eden Prairie’s Riley Lake (or cheer on others!). The event is part of the Polar Plunge statewide fundraiser for Special Olympics Minnesota. This is the 11th year a Polar Plunge event has occurred in […]

Eden Prairie’s New Eye in the Sky

Just in time for the Super Bowl, the EPPD has purchased a camera trailer that will allow department personnel to look at what’s happening in the location where the camera is set up. Officers, investigators and dispatchers can look at the video real-time and can also review previously recorded footage. The camera’s debut will take […]

The EPPD and the Super Bowl

As you may have heard, Super Bowl 52 is coming to Minnesota Feb. 4. The EPPD has been preparing for this event for the past two years and is ready to welcome visitors to our community, while at the same time maintaining our customer service commitment to our residents. In order to manage the demands […]

Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January is recognized as Human Trafficking Awareness Month in the United States. For the past two years, the EPPD has made human trafficking prevention and enforcement one of our top priorities. Investigators from Eden Prairie collaborate with law enforcement personnel from Bloomington, Richfield, Minnetonka, Plymouth and Maple Grove as part of the “494 Corridor Group” […]