In an effort to continue to provide city services and reduce the spread of COVID-19, as of March 18, 2020, the Government Center will be open to limited access only. One point of access will be provided through the main front doors where a phone can be used to contact a staff member to assist you. Staff continues to be available via phone and email and many of our services are available online. Please consider using phone, email and online resources before visiting the Government Center.

If this is an emergency please dial 911.

For non-emergency business please contact 763-494-6100.


The officers and non-sworn members of the Maple Grove Police Department are honored to serve their community while striving for excellence and professionalism.  All aspects of their work is built on a foundation of compassion.  Our informational video provides an opportunity to learn about our agency from the community and staff.  I hope you will look for opportunities to become involved with our agency in effort to keep our community safe! 

Eric Werner, Chief of Police


The Maple Grove Police Department was officially created in 1954 with the election of two constables. By 1962, the department had grown to four part-time police officers.
Today, the Maple Grove Police Department consists of a Police Chief, Captain of Patrol, Captain of Services, Captain of Professional Standards, Investigative Sergeant, Safe Streets Sergeant, Jail Administrator Sergeant, Patrol Sergeants, Patrol Officers, Investigators, CSOs, Crime Prevention Officer, Reserves, Explorers, Crime Analyst, Property and Evidence Technician, Range Coordinator, and a Records Management Team.

Level 3 Predatory Offender Notification

The Maple Grove Police Department will be hosting a community notification meeting on:

TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Maple Grove Middle School - Auditorium
7000 Hemlock Lane North
Maple Grove, MN 55369 

Public Fact Sheet

Identity Theft Resource Information

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the US and around the world. The Maple Grove Police Department recognizes the seriousness of identity theft and the unique challenges this crime presents for victims. In an effort to assist you, we have created this packet which includes step-by-step information and copies of forms that will assist you in the process. We hope you find this to be a helpful tool in reporting the theft of your identity and stopping criminals from accessing and using your information.   



Maple Grove Police Provides Medicine Disposal

The Maple Grove drop box is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in a secure and monitored location in the lobby of the police department.

Please bring medicines in their original containers. No identification is required and this service is free.

    July 9, 2015 Press Release

The Maple Grove Community Responds to Drug-Related Deaths

A rise in heroin and other drug-related deaths prompted a Drug Abuse Prevention Town Hall meeting.  

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How to prevent drug use at every age (

Medicine: It cures, it kills (Partnership for Change)


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Tour the Public Safety Facility
Tours are available and must be made by appointment. Please contact the CSO Coordinator to schedule a tour.

Car Seat Checks
Car seat inspections are available to Maple Grove residents and employees of Maple Grove businesses. Please contact Maple Grove Crime Prevention at 763-494-6134 to schedule an appointment.

Police Patch Requests
We receive numerous requests for our patches from patch collectors and other law enforcement enthusiasts around the world. The uniform patches of the Maple Grove Police Department are restricted. Patches are purchased with city funds, and for security reasons, it is our policy to only issue uniform patches to authorized employees of the department.

Our uniform patch is not currently available to the public and is not available for purchase.


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