As of last count in 2018, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety counted 431 active Minnesota law enforcement agencies in Minnesota.  That includes 321 municipal police departments.  The majority of those departments have 15 or fewer sworn officers.  There are currently 10,918 active full-time and part-time law enforcement officers in Minnesota.

Minnesota Law Enforcement Agency Directory

Officer numbers by agency

This resource section is designed to help you explore careers in law enforcement as well as current issues such as officer wellness and support. Click on the drop-down tab to connect to more information, including the Minnesota Chiefs Wear the Badge campaign.