Department of Public Safety
The Forest Lake Police Department offices in the City Hall complex, provides 24-hour service to the City of Forest Lake. Office hours are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday thru Friday. For non-emergencies call (651) 464-5877 and 911 for emergencies.
Our organization is dedicated to providing a safe and inviting environment through community partnerships and crime prevention. We will strive to deliver superior services and instill the highest quality of life within our community.
The department consists of three divisions: Patrol, Investigations, and Administrative Services. The Police Department employs a total of 28 full time employees. The department’s organizational chart shows the structure within the divisions, as well as the number of positions.