Sunday, 23 January, 2022

420 N. Pokegama Ave

Grand Rapids, MN 55744

City Hall: 218-326-7600

Grand Rapids Police Department

420 N. Pokegama Ave.
Grand Rapids, MN. 55744

Emergency Phone:  9-1-1
Non-Emergency Phone:  218-326-3464

Email:  police@cityofgrandrapidsmn.com


“Building collaborative relationships to keep our community safe through service, education and enforcement.”

  • 2014 Citizens' Academy Participants

  • The police department is involved in the Children's Fair each spring to discuss various safety topics

  • National Night Out

    Local organizations donate bikes to be given away each year at National Night Out

How do I?

  Obtain a copy of a Report To obtain a copy of a traffic accident report or police report, please make your request at the police station 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM M-F. You will need to provide as much of the

A look inside the Police Department

The Grand Rapids Police Department was founded in 1891, the year Grand Rapids was incorporated into a city. It is home to over 10,000 people and the commercial hub of Itasca County. The population swells many times over this during

The Grand Rapids Police Department has 20 full-time personnel including: the Chief of Police, five Sergeants, two Investigators, two School Resource Officers, eight Patrol Officers, one K-9 team, a Community Service Officer and two administrative assistants. The Grand Rapids Police Department is supported by a 15-member Volunteer Police Reserve Unit.                                                                                                

 Department Staff

  • Chief Steven Schaar - 218-326-3464
  • Captain Andy Morgan
  • Captain Kevin Ott
  • Sergeant Bob Stein
  • Sergeant Jeff Carlson
  • Sergeant Jeremy Nelson
  • Sergeant Heath Smith
  • Sergeant Matt O'Rourke
  • Investigator Bill Saw
  • Investigator Brian Mattson
  • Officer Ashley Moran
  • Officer Greg Lease Jr.
  • Officer Janell Hecimovich
  • Officer Jeff Roerick
  • Officer Justin Edmundson
  • Officer Shaun Pomplun
  • Officer Timothy Dirkes
  • School Resource Officer Michelle Norris
  • School Resource Officer Troy Scott
  • Community Service Officer Carl Fischer
  • Admin. Assistant/Records Technician Becky Sutherland
  • Admin. Assistant Jackie Heinrich