Quick Tips for Calling Polk County Sheriff's Office (PCSO)
In an Emergency
Be prepared to describe your location and the location of the emergency. (The address if you are at a residence, know what road you are on and approximate distance from a City or cross road). Very Important! Briefly describe the type of incident you are reporting. Let the dispatcher ask you questions. Be prepared to describe the person and/or vehicle involved in any incident.
Don't Call Dispatch For
- Current road conditions. Use the Minnesota 511 System or call 511 or 1-511
- The phone number to the jail (NWRCC). The number is 218-470-8100, Option Number 3