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CrimeMinneapolis police 'making progress' on robbery cases

16:55  12 september  2019
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Minneapolis police are facing a shortage as robbery rate climbs

Minneapolis police are facing a shortage as robbery rate climbs A series of brutal assaults in downtown Minneapolis is highlighting the city's skyrocketing robbery rate amid a critical shortage of police officers. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); More than 6,000 "priority one" 911 calls, which include sexual assault, shootings and robberies, were made in the period of a year for which police didn't have an officer immediately able to respond, Minneapolis police spokesman John Elder said in an email to CNN.

A call of a girl getting robbed ( was an on view) suspect ran into the apartment. Cops went in and made arrests.

Let's play This is the Police ! Here's the photo solution for the Robbery case in the pharmacy. Spoiler alert! It was the pharmacist!

We've spent a lot of time talking about violence in St. Paul because the city is on pace to have the most homicides in nearly a decade.

Minneapolis police 'making progress' on robbery cases© Provided by TEGNA Inc. Minneapolis police 'making progress' on robbery cases

You may remember that not too long ago we were talking about an uptick in crime in Minneapolis, specifically downtown.

Minneapolis Police think they're making progress, especially when it comes to robbery cases.

The department says it has arrested 16 people for robberies. Most are adults, but some are as young as 13.

They say downtown robberies are up 53% from last year, but since these recent arrests, the numbers have gone down. However, that's just for robbery cases.

Newport News police investigate bank robbery at City Center

Newport News police investigate bank robbery at City Center Newport News police are investigating a bank robbery on Monday. Officers tweeted that they were on the scene at the SunTrust Bank located in the 11800 block of Canon Boulevard, in City Center at Point Oyster. The Newport News Emergency Communications received the 911 call around 3:10 p.m. Police said the suspect involved is described as a white man who stands at about 5‘5“ tall. He was last seen wearing a white shirt and ball cap. Police said he also had a with a scruffy beard. The man passed a note to a clerk in the SunTrust demanding money.

In Odessa, police only have one unsolved bank robbery case that happened last September at a Commercial State Bank where a man in a grey jumpsuit walked in, slid a note to the teller demanding money, then drove off on a motorcycle. All three of these cases leave police looking for answers and

Minneapolis police need help identifying ‘British’ bank robber . Share this Authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man wanted in connection with three bank robberies in the Uptown neighborhood of Minneapolis earlier this month. Police say no arrests have been made in the case .

Recently police released surveillance video from an incident in August that shows a group surrounding a man talking on his cell phone. They take his phone, then start beating him.

Several suspects were in court Wednesday charged with aggravated robbery in connection to the assault.

We looked up numbers on MPD's website of violent crime in the city, and numbers show violent crime has gone up in the past month by 13 incidents.

Violent crime has also gone up 13% from this time last year.

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