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The Hub Apartments in Minneapolis are seen on Tuesday, Nov. 26. High rise building such as these are subject to a new online data dashboard the monitors the health of residents.

City resource to highlight health metrics of residents in high-rise apartments

November 27, 2019

City officials are developing a new online interactive data dashboard to organize health metrics of Minneapolis high-rise residents. The City Council passed the dashboard in the form of grant money from...

Campus Crime Update: Record homicide numbers in Marcy-Holmes

Campus Crime Update: Record homicide numbers in Marcy-Holmes

November 21, 2019

Two homicides in Marcy-Holmes in October and November marked record homicide numbers in the neighborhood.  Crime Trends On Saturday, a homicide near the Stone Arch Bridge brought Marcy-Holmes homicide...

Students from the University of Minnesota campuses including the Twin Cities, Crookston and Morris gather on the steps for a rally at the Minnesota State Capitol on Wednesday, April 3 as a part of Support the U Day.

Lawmakers visit campus to assess UMN infrastructure needs

November 14, 2019

State lawmakers toured campus Tuesday to get a look at the University of Minnesota’s infrastructure needs.  The University’s capital bonding request, unveiled at the first Board of Regents meeting...

Community members address concerns on increased crime in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood at an inaugural safety committee meeting at First Congregational Church on Monday, Nov. 11. (Parker Johnson / Minnesota Daily)

In light of recent crime, Marcy-Holmes launches new safety committee

November 14, 2019

The Marcy-Holmes neighborhood is addressing recurring safety issues and concerns in a new committee.   Following a series of violent crimes and emergency community meetings, the Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood...

A cyclist rides down 5th Street Southeast in Dinkytown on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2019.

Safety app offers solutions for concerned campus-area residents

November 11, 2019

In light of recent crimes in Marcy-Holmes, a University of Minnesota graduate is offering a potential solution for residents to travel safely alone.  When enabled, Muhammad Abdurrahman’s app, ClutchSOS,...

UMN Campus Crime Update: Aggravated assaults on the rise near campus

UMN Campus Crime Update: Aggravated assaults on the rise near campus

November 7, 2019

Aggravated assaults have increased in neighborhoods surrounding the University of Minnesota from 2018 to 2019.  Crime trends Cedar-Riverside, Marcy-Holmes, Southeast Como and Prospect Park have all...

Police use of force data in decline in UMN neighborhoods

Police use of force data in decline in UMN neighborhoods

November 4, 2019

Police use of force is down citywide and in campus neighborhoods, Minneapolis Police Department data show.  MPD includes chemical irritant, taser, gun point display, police K9 bite, baton, improvised...

Minneapolis Police Officer Todd Loining addresses concerns regarding safety in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood at the First Congregational Church on Tuesday, Oct. 22.  

Homicide in Marcy-Holmes prompts fourth safety meeting this year

October 24, 2019

Recent violent crimes in Marcy-Holmes promoted local officials and community members to meet Tuesday to again address safety concerns.  The Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association held their fourth...

Campus Crime Update: Fall brings decrease in neighborhood property crime

Campus Crime Update: Fall brings decrease in neighborhood property crime

October 24, 2019

The past month brought a widespread drop in property crime in neighborhoods surrounding the University of Minnesota, according to Minneapolis Police Department data. Crime trends Prospect Park is the only...

Morgan La Casse

Liquor law violations on UMN down in recent years

October 17, 2019

Liquor law violations on the Minneapolis campus have declined in past years, according to a recent University of Minnesota report.  According to the University’s annual Security and Fire Report...

Reports of sexual assault on campus increase, according to UMN report

Reports of sexual assault on campus increase, according to UMN report

October 13, 2019

The number of reports for crimes like rape, fondling and burglaries on campus have increased over the last three years, according to a University of Minnesota report released late last month. Many attribute...

UMN Campus Crime Update: Thefts increase in Marcy-Holmes this fall

UMN Campus Crime Update: Thefts increase in Marcy-Holmes this fall

October 10, 2019

Burglaries and larcenies have climbed in the last two months in Marcy-Holmes. In Southeast Como, auto thefts continue to rise but year-to-year numbers are stable.  Crime Trends Year-to-date property...

Morgan La Casse

UMN Campus Crime Update: Auto thefts up in Marcy-Holmes

September 26, 2019

Violent crime and property crime have decreased in Cedar-Riverside in recent months. At the same time, officials are discussing a recent uptick in auto thefts in Marcy-Holmes.  Cedar-Riverside crime...

A cyclist rides down 5th Street Southeast in Dinkytown on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019.

Recent attempted abduction in Marcy-Holmes prompts safety discussion

September 18, 2019

Recent violent crimes in Marcy-Holmes have led officials to address community concerns and increase engagement.  Police and neighborhood officials convened at First Congregational Church Monday to...

Morgan La Casse

UMN Summer Crime Recap: Violent crime down in Marcy-Holmes

September 10, 2019

Although Cedar-Riverside’s violent crime summer totals remain patterned from year to year, property crime rose this summer.  Other crime trends in University of Minnesota neighborhoods include a...

A University of Minnesota Police car is parked outside of the Graduate Hotel on East Bank on Thursday, June 21.

UMN safety alerts get an upgrade

September 5, 2019

University of Minnesota officials are hoping to streamline safety notifications starting this year.  The University's Departments of Public Safety and Emergency Management updated their process for...