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West Hennepin Public Safety has issued two crime alerts for residents in Independence and Maple Plain. Those crime alerts deal with mail thefts and solicitors. Mail Theft WHPS and surrounding agencies have received reports of found mail alongside ditches and/or theft of mail from a mail box. In the ...Read More
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The following are some of the incidents mentioned in the activity report from West Hennepin Public Safety dated Friday, Feb. 13 to Thursday, Feb. 19. WHPS serves Independence and Maple Plain. The incidents below took place in Independence, unless otherwise noted. Friday, Feb. 13 WHPS responded to th...Read More
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West Hennepin Public Safety will offer a Citizens Police Academy beginning on Feb. 19 and ending with graduation on April 9. The academy will run for eight weeks on Thursday nights from 7 to 10 p.m. The Citizens Academy is a free 24-hour block of instruction sponsored by the Crime Fund. The course i...Read More
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West Hennepin Public Safety is advising area residents of a recent increase in theft- and burglary-related crimes in the Independence and Maple Plain area. Items being reported stolen include utility trailers, snowmobiles and other property left outside. In a possibly related incident, WHPS also rec...Read More
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A Delano man is dead after his pickup truck collided head-on with a second pickup truck Tuesday, Dec. 9, on Highway 12 at Spring Avenue in Maple Plain. Kevin Orr, 55, of Delano, was pronounced dead at the scene. James Mika, 29, of Maple Plain, was treated by North Memorial paramedics for non-life-th...Read More
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A Delano man is dead after his pick-up truck collided head-on with a second pick-up truck, Tuesday, Dec. 9 on Highway 12 at Spring Avenue in Maple Plain. Kevin Orr, 55, of Delano, was pronounced dead at the scene. James Mika, 29, of Maple Plain was treated by North Memorial paramedics for non-life t...Read More
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The Medina Police Department has released identities of individuals involved in a fatal car accident on Tuesday, Dec. 2, along Highway 12 at about a mile east of Maple Plain. Jamie Lee Whipperman, 24, of Plymouth, died at the scene of the accident. According to police, her car was involved in a head...Read More
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Two Police Reserve officers have volunteered a total of 38 years for the West Hennepin Public Safety Department — working side by side with sworn police officers. On Nov. 17, WHPS and the cities of Maple Plain and Independence honored Reservists Phil Beck and Lisa Schreier at a joint meeting of th...Read More
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