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News releases issued by the Eden Prairie Police Department, including incident briefs and crime alerts, are distributed with the intent to inform and educate the community and encourage public safety.

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Archived News
  • Urban Coyote

    Urban Coyotes in Eden Prairie

    Eden Prairie residents report about 32 coyote sightings per year. While coyotes are not a threat to humans, they occasionally prey on small domestic animals.

    June 14, 2018

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    Update: Residential Break-Ins

    Last week, investigators identified and apprehended a juvenile suspect believed to be responsible for a majority of these incidents in Eden Prairie.

    June 04, 2018

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    Crime Alert: Residential Break-ins

    Over the past three weeks, Eden Prairie Police have responded to a number of residential burglaries and suspicious incidents involving homes with unlocked doors - do your part to keep your home and belongings safe.

    May 16, 2018

  • Eden Prairie Fire Department

    Red Flag Warning — No Burning in EP Today!

    A Red Flag Warning has been issued in Hennepin County today, no burning is permitted.

    May 04, 2018