Updated August 2021
Sheriff Brian Cruze is the 28th sheriff of Meeker County.
The sheriff’s office is comprised of sworn, civilian, and volunteer staff totaling nearly 100 people, who provide law enforcement services to an area of 645 square miles.
Meeker County is comprised of 17 townships and 10 cities, and, as of 2018, has a total estimated population of 23,141. The county seat is in Litchfield.
The mission of the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office is to provide high quality professional services with honor, integrity, and courage. These services shall preserve the peace and safeguard the lives and property of all Meeker County residents through a proactive partnership with the community and public safety partners.
The main office is located at 326 N. Ramsey Avenue, Litchfield, MN, and can be contacted by phone at 320-693-5400, and by fax at 320-693-5424. Dassel residents may contact the sheriff’s office at the toll free number, 866-333-3366.