Elk River police
Elk River Police responded to a suspicious activity report shortly before 10 p.m. in the  18000 block of Twin Lakes Parkway on April 28. They were called an abandoned house after the complainant observed candles burning in some window sills. Upon arrival, officers located a bicycle in the rear of t...Read More
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Elk River police and fire were called to a report of a possible house fire at 6:50 p.m. on Dec. 23 in the 19300 block of King Circle. Upon arrival they saw smoke coming from the chimney area. The Elk River Fire Department extinguished the fire and an Elk River Police Department chaplain was called [...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River police and citizens alike are urging people — particularly senior citizens — to not fall victim to scams. The police have taken several reports in recent weeks from people who have received phone calls from people claiming to be a grandson and in need of money to ge...Read More
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A semi-automatic handgun was removed from a driver after Elk River police responded to a report of a gun-pointing incident. The incident had occurred on eastbound Highway 10 in Big Lake Township and was reported at 10:47 a.m. July 6. Elk River police officers located the suspect vehicle eastbound on...Read More
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A 41-year-old Anoka man is being investigated for allegedly using a device to record a movie while at Marcus Cinema. Police were called to screen No. 5 on June 22. Police escorted the man and his daughter out of the theater. Police are investigating and charges may be pursued.  ...Read More
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A motorcyclist pursued for speeding got away from Elk River, but an investigation into the crime is continuing. Police officers lost sight of the racing-style motorcycle in Zimmerman shortly after midnight on June 25 near Elk Lake Road and County Road 25.  ...Read More
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