Prior Lake Police Department

LOCATION

Prior Lake Police Station
4649 Dakota St. SE
Prior Lake, MN 55372

OFFICE HOURS

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

DEPARTMENT CONTACTS

POLICE: (952) 440-3555;
  FAX: (952) 440-3666

POLICE PHONE 24/7:
  (952) 445-1411

EMERGENCY: 911

EMAIL: police@pd.cityofpriorlake.com

RELATED LINKS

> Department of Corrections
> Predatory Offender Website
> National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
> Jacob Wetterling Resource Center
> Crime Stoppers of Minnesota

EMERGENCY SIREN MAP

EMERGENCY SIREN LOCATIONS

police stationThe men and women of the Prior Lake Police Department are dedicated to providing the highest level of police service to protect the community. It is committed to the values of integrity, impartiality and professionalism in the performance of its duties. The police department provides the emergency services that have a vital impact on the quality of life and the department strives to achieve a balance between enforcement and the needs of the community.

REPORTING A CRIME
To report a crime during regular business hours – or for non-emergencies – call (952) 440-3555 or visit the Prior Lake Police Station at 4649 Dakota St. SE in Prior Lake.
During nights, weekends and holidays, call the police 24-hour phone line at (952) 445-1411.
Call 911 for all emergencies.

BACKGROUND CHECKS
It is important to feel secure about the people with whom you enter into relationships. The news media provides frequent examples of individuals who take advantage of such relationships. In situations where individuals are in, or being offered, positions of trust, especially with vulnerable individuals, use the Prior Lake Background Check Guide as a tool in making an informed decision.

CURFEW
It is unlawful for anyone under 16 years old to be on or present in any public street, avenue, alley park, or other public place in the City from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. of the following day, unless accompanied by his/her parent or guardian, or person having lawful custody and control of his/her person or unless there exists a reasonable necessity therefore, unless going to or from an adult sponsored activity or in case of an emergency. The fact that said child, unaccompanied by parent, guardian or other person having legal custody is found upon any street, alley or public place from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. of the following day, shall be prima facie evidence that said child is unlawfully present and that no reasonable excuse exists therefore.

It is unlawful for anyone under 18 and older than 15 years old to loiter, loaf or idle on, or about, any public street, avenue, alley, park or other public place in the City between midnight and 5 a.m. of the following day. Click here for complete details and provisions of the City's curfew ordinance.

GUN PERMIT APPLICATION FORMS
Documentation must be submitted to the issuing authority: Prior Lake residents applying for a permit to purchase a handgun must submit an application with the Prior Lake Police Department. Citizens applying for a permit to carry a handgun must submit an application to the Scott County Sheriff's Office. Many other restrictions apply.

SPEED LIMITS
MN. Statute 169.14 establishes statutory speed limits on most typical roadways under ideal conditions. All other speed limits are set by the DOT Commissioner based upon an engineering and traffic investigation. The Office of Traffic, Security and Operations (OTSO) administers the speed limit program and determines the policy and practices to execute such studies. The district traffic offices perform the studies. In general, Mn/DOT follows the guidelines for determining safe speeds as prescribed by the National Institute of Transportation Engineers.