Safety & Livability

For information on general safety topics, as well as other important community information and links, please see the Resources section of this site.

Renee Allen, Crime Prevention Specialist
Minneapolis Police Department, First Precinct
(612) 673-5163

To Protect With Courage
To Serve With Compassion

Crime Prevention & Safety Tips


  • Call 911 for life safety emergencies requiring Police, Fire, or EMS.
  • Minneapolis Police Department Tip Line: to provide tips to MPD about suspicious activity not requiring an immediate response.
    Phone: 612-673-5335 Text: 847411
  • Minneapolis 311: Call 311 for non-emergency City information 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday – Friday Email:
    Phone: 311 or 612-673-3000 TTY: 612-263-6850
  • Business and Property Owners: Businesses and property owners can call 612-673-2499 with questions about business operations during the trial and general information about regulations and resources.
  • CrimeStoppers of Minnesota Tip Line: 800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit tips online.

Call 911 if you need Police, Fire or Medical to respond to your location.

Call 311 for non-emergency crime reports and as an online resource to City services. 

You can also visit 311 Online Services for a listing of all 311 online services.


Interactive Crime Mapping

The Minneapolis Police Department’s online crime mapping tool is interactive and updated daily

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