Responsibilities & Services
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office provides law enforcement service to a population of nearly 62,500 full-time residents. During our peak tourist season the population triples to an estimated 187,500 people. Crow Wing County is 999 square miles: 45 miles from north to south and 27 miles from west to east. It has 92,000 acres of water.
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office has approximately 130 employees consisting of administrators, investigators, field deputies, correctional officers, dispatchers, and support unit.
There are 10 local police departments within Crow Wing County: Brainerd, Baxter, Breezy Point, Crosby-Ironton, Crosslake, Cuyuna, Deerwood, Emily, Nisswa, and Pequot Lakes. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office and all of the local police departments work together in keeping Crow Wing County residents safe.
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With courage, honor, and integrity we protect the rights and dignity of all citizens. In partnership with our communities, we strive to preserve the peace and are dedicated to excellence in the delivery of public safety services.
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