Tuesday, 26 January, 2021

420 N. Pokegama Ave

Grand Rapids, MN 55744

City Hall: 218-326-7600

The Grand Rapids Police Department provides services to our residents 24 hours a day, every day of the year.  Our police officers will continue to do so during the COVID19 Pandemic.  In an effort to reduce the transmission of the virus, the City Hall and Police Station are open by appointment only. Limited police administrative support personnel are on duty and some temporary changes have been made in our procedures.... read more

Minnesota Governor Walz has issued Executive Order No.  20-81  requiring people in Minnesota to wear a face covering in all public indoor spaces and businesses. Research has shown that use of face coverings can greatly reduce the risk spreading COVID19.  Please wear a face covering when visiting City facilities. 


Coronavirus Information:  Community health and safety is our priority.  Stay informed about facility closures and event/program... read more


Media contacts:  Mark Spoden, Grand Rapids acting area wildlife manager, 218-328-8860;
Cheri Zeppelin, NE regional information officer, 218-328-8954. 
City of Grand Rapids Special Deer Hunt Enters 8th Season 
The city of Grand Rapids will hold its eighth special deer hunt... read more



The Grand Rapids Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are today announcing the recovery of the “Ruby Red Slippers,” The slippers, one of at least three other known existing pairs used in the filming of “The Wizard of Oz”, were stolen in 2005 from a Grand Rapids museum, the Judy Garland Museum located at 2727 Pokegama Avenue South.  Grand Rapids is the birthplace of Frances Gumm whose... read more

The Grand Rapids Police Department was founded in 1891, the year Grand Rapids was incorporated into a city. It is home to over 10,000 people and the commercial hub of Itasca County. The population swells many times over this during the daytime hours and summer months. With its many lakes, the Mississippi River and surrounded by public forests, it is a great place to work and play. 
The members of the... read more