Elk River Police Department
by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Property crimes and traffic safety issues are ongoing concerns in Elk River, but the number of serious crimes against people remains fairly low. That’s according to Elk River Police Chief Brad Rolfe, who outlined his department’s performance measures and goals in ...Read More
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Elk River Police Officer Brian Boos has been promoted to patrol sergeant, effective April 2. He fills a vacancy created by the March 30 retirement of Sgt. Jeff Mordal. Boos has a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from St. Cloud State University. He is a 15-year veteran of the Elk River Police ...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor Police cited a 22-year-old Andover man driving a red Pontiac Firebird after clocking him doing 84 mph in a 55 mph zone of Highway 169. He was stopped on the 21000 block of the highway. He asked the officer if he could see for his own eyes what the officer had [...]...Read More
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by Joni Astrup Associate editor For the last 34 and a half years, Elk River native Jeff Mordal has been a police officer in the town where he grew up. He retires Saturday, March 30 after a career that began quite by chance when he was just out of high school. One of his best [...]...Read More
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by Joni Astrup Associate editor Police calls were down in Elk River in 2012, but that doesn’t mean all was quiet on the home front. “Although our calls for service were down, we had some very interesting calls last year,” Elk River Police Chief Brad Rolfe said in his annual report to the City ...Read More
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Amy Berglund has been hired as a part-time Community Service Officer I with the Elk River Police Department. She currently is a police reserve officer. Her hiring as a CSO was approved Dec. 10 by the Elk River City Council. The police department is hiring two part-time CSOs to replace one full-time ...Read More
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Elk River police officers were called to assist the Ramsey Police Department at an address just across the Elk River/Ramsey border at 10:19 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, after it was reported that there were two males impersonating FBI agents in the area. Elk River Police Capt. Bob Kluntz said the two male...Read More
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This past month I had to make the difficult decision to move from Minnesota to Pennsylvania to live with family. Through the past five-plus years I’ve been battling cancer, which has resulted in numerous other medical problems, but mainly living with one lung. My health continues to decline and th...Read More
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