News Flash

Posted on: November 27, 2018

Prescription drug drop box closed

Photo of county prescription drug drop box

 If you have unused or unwanted prescription medication to dispose, please visit the Becker, Big Lake or Princeton police departments or the sheriff's offices in Anoka, Benton, Stearns and Wright counties.  

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Sheriff's Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Jail earns accreditation

Master control

The jail earned a 97% level on 391 ACA standards last year to achieve accreditation. Each of our 122 correctional officers plays a vital role in ensuring the safety and well-being of the inmates and staff at the Sherburne County Jail. From the employees i...

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Sheriff's Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Deputies earn live-saving awards

Suelter

Deputies Dean Cichy and Sgt. Chris Aleshire found Michael Suelter, 45, not breathing at his Zimmerman residence in late December. The deputies tried multiple times to revive Suelter with chest compressions and eventually an Automated External Defibrillato...

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Sheriff's Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Jail K-9 stars

Meeko K9

Meeko and Fahland finished second out of 104 dogs/handler teams at competition hosted by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office. The United States Police Canine Association Region 12 competition included dogs and handlers from Minnesota, North and S...

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Sheriff's Press Releases