Police Department

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Primary Functions

The Police Department provides law enforcement and public safety services for the benefit of the community. Primary activity examples include: 

  • Enforcement of state and city laws.
  • Investigation and documentation of complaints related to petty misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors, or felonies.
  • Preventative patrol.
  • Protection of people and property from criminal activity.
  • Traffic control and investigation of traffic accidents.
  • Administration of crime prevention program.
  • Natural disasters.
  • Aid to other departments.
  • House checks.
  • Accidents of all types.
  • Medical assistance.
  • Park checks.
  • Service or aid to the public.

The department maintains a close liaison with other law enforcement agencies throughout the State of Minnesota, Anoka County, and neighboring communities.