About the Northfield
The Northfield Police Department currently serves the city's approximately 20,000 residents including two respected
colleges, St. Olaf and Carleton. The police department consists of 23 State of Minnesota licensed Police Officers, 2 Evidence
Technicians, 1 Community Service Officer and 2 Records Specialists. In addition to traditional law enforcement function, the
Northfield Police Department also has active Police Reserve and Police Explorer groups.