City Attorney's Office

City Hall, Room 210
350 S. 5th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 673-2010

Domestic Violence Deterrence

Keys to Domestic Assault Prosecution in the Minneapolis City Attorney's Office

Evidence Based Prosecution

Prosecution of Offenses at the Highest Security Level

Collaboration with Criminal Justice Partners and Community

Innovative Approaches to Addressing Domestic Violence

Domestic Abuse No Contact Order "Knock and Talks"

MPD investigators and advocates engage in “Knock and Talks” whereby the investigator and advocate perform home visits and check-in with victims of domestic violence cases.  This is an effort to:

Phone Numbers

National & Statewide Resources 
Day One (Statewide 24 Domestic Violence Crisis Line)1-866-233-1111
National Domestic Violence Hotline1-800-799-7233
First Call for Help651-291-0211
Local Shelters & Advocacy Programs 
Alexandra House (Blaine) - S763-780-2330
Ann Pierce Rogers (Cottage Grove) - S651-768-0216
Asian Women United of Minnesota (Minneapolis) - S612-724-0756
Casa de Esperanza (St. Paul) - S651-772-1611
Cornerstone (Bloomington) - S952-884-0376
Domestic Abuse Project (Minneapolis)612-673-3526
Domestic Abuse Service Center (Minneapolis)612-348-5073
Homefree (Plymouth) - S763-559-4945
Phyllis Wheatley Center (Minneapolis)612-374-4342
Project P.E.A.C.E. (Brooklyn Center)763-533-0733
Robert B. Lewis House (Eagan/Hastings) - S651-452-7288
Sojourner Project (Hopkins) - S952-933-7422
Stan Hill Home (Lake Elmo) - S651-653-6305
St. Paul Intervention (St. Paul)651-645-2824
Tubman Family Alliance (Minneapolis) – S612-825-0000
Women of Nations (St. Paul) - S651-222-5836
Women’s Advocates (St. Paul) - S651-227-9966
S = Shelter 


The Minneapolis Model for a Coordinated Community Response to Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Resources

Minneapolis Domestic Violence Plan

Prosecution of a Domestic Assault Cases in the Minneaolis City Attorney's Office



Last updated Aug 15, 2014