The Linden Hills neighborhood and Southwest Minneapolis in general are considered quite safe.
The Fulton neighborhood to the south of Linden Hills has an active Safety Committee which engages in projects to promote safety in the area, and also tracks incidents of crime and theft in the neighborhoods of Southwest Minneapolis. The committee has been involved with block organizing, traffic calming issues, and graffiti prevention and removal. Visit their website to see recently reported incidents of concern to the neighborhoods.
Minneapolis Police Department
The Minneapolis Police Department has provided information to help increase neighborhood safety. For additional resources, visit the City’s Crime Prevention website.
- 5th Precinct, Sector 3 Resource List
- Aggressive Panhandling
- Auto Theft Prevention
- Bike Theft Prevention
- Burglary Prevention
- Call 911 – It’s Not Just for Emergencies
- Home Inventory FAQ
- Home Inventory Form
- Community Impact Statements
- Improving Security with Landscaping & Lighting