The Police Department is located in the lower level of the Fridley Municipal Center at 6431 University Avenue NE in Fridley, Minnesota. Redesigned in 1989, the facility has offices, holding cells, a firing range, heated garages for squads and equipment, locker rooms and an emergency operations center.
The Police Department provides around the clock police service with 40 sworn peace officers and 15 full-time or part-time civilian staff. The command staff consists of a Public Safety Director and two Captains; each in charge of a Division.
The Field Operations Division consists of the 24 uniformed peace officers, 5 uniformed sergeants, 5 non-sworn community service officers and 30 reserve officers. The Technical Support Division consists includes members of the Information Services Unit, Special Projects Unit and Criminal Investigations Unit.
Our mission is to promote a safe and desirable city by partnering with the community to preserve life, protect property, and defend rights. We will strive to enhance public trust through quality leadership, education and respect for all. We will enforce laws with impartiality, and we will provide all service with integrity and the highest degree of professional behavior.