Police Department

Police Protection for the City of Montrose is provided by the Wright County Sheriff's Department. 

Montrose is currently contracted for 10 hours per day between the hours of 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. with shared coverage with the City of Waverly. 

The Wright County Sheriff's Department is the 3rd largest sheriff's office in Minnesota. They provide law enforcement services to the unincorporated areas of the county and additionally contract police service with 13 cities. 

There are eleven divisions within the sheriff’s office: Administration, Bailiff, Civil Process, Communications, Community Services, Corrections, Criminal Investigations, Patrol, Recreational Enforcement, Special Investigation’s Unit (Narcotics), and Warrants / Transports.

Commitment to ServiceWright County’s location just west of the Twin City metropolitan area has contributed to its rapid growth in recent years. The Sheriff’s Office has continued to meet the challenge by providing quality, efficient, cost effective law enforcement services to the citizens of the county.

Our organization holds itself accountable to the guiding principles of integrity, professionalism, caring and fairness.  

Neighborhood Watch InformationInterested in starting a Neighborhood Watch program in your area?

The following website URL provides some great information about starting and growing a neighborhood watch program:

Wright County Sheriff's DepartmentSheriff:
Sean Deringer

3800 Braddock Ave. NE
Buffalo, MN 55313




Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.