Local Police & Fire Departments

MPD 5th Precinct

Inspector Christie Nelson commands the 5th Precinct. The 5th Precinct is headquarters for the following:

  • Patrol Officers, Precinct Investigations
  • Community Response Team
  • Community Crime Prevention/SAFE Team

The 5th Precinct service area is bounded by I-35 W on the east, I-94 on the north and the city limits on the west and south. See a boundary map here.

The 5th Precinct includes southwest Minneapolis neighborhoods and is divided into two sectors. Sector 1 includes the Lowry Hill neighborhood and the Cedar-Isles-Dean, East Isles, Kenwood, Lowry Hill East, Lowry Hill, Stevens Square-Loring Heights, and Whittier neighborhoods.

5th Precinct Team partners with LHNA , attending LHNA board meetings, sharing crime information, and developing neighborhood communication strategies.

Contact Info:

Minneapolis 5th Precinct
3101 Nicollet Ave S (corner of W 31st & Nicollet Ave S)
Minneapolis, MN

Jennifer Waisanen, Crime Prevention Specialist

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Fire Station 6

Minneapolis Fire Station 6
121 E 15th St
Minneapolis, MN 55403

  • General Info: (612) 874-8691.
  • Note: In an emergency call 911 – do not call the station directly.

Other Contact Info

Minneapolis Fire Department
City Hall, 350 S 5th St, Rm 233
Minneapolis, MN 55415

  • General Info: (612) 673-2890
  • Fire Dept Fax: (612) 673-2828
  • Fire Dept TTY: (612) 673-2157