Police Department Mission

The Rogers Police Department, in partnership with our community, provides impartial, ethical, and professional law enforcement service. 

We promise to maintain the trust and confidence of our citizens while working to improve their quality of life.

Rogers Police and Fire Departments, earned top honors for the first time, with 77 registered donors for the Battle of the Badges blood drive. The department joined the competition in 2012. Thanks to the Rogers community for such a great turn out!

Minnesota Crime Prevention Association (MCPA) is a resource for Crime Prevention.  The monthly newsletters offer information to keep the public aware of crime, including crime prevention techniques to utilize.

The June 2014 Newsletter addresses vacation preparation and tips to avoid being victimized, at home and at your destination, while on vacation.

Steve Sarazon Award

The I-94 West Chamber of Commerce presented First Responders Awards on May 19, 2014.
Two Rogers Police and one Rogers Firefighter were honored in recognition of exceptional response in an emergency situation:

  • Jeffrey Beahen, Chief of Police, Rogers Police Department
  • Stephen Sarazin, Sergeant Rogers Police Department
  • Roger Sabot, Firefighter/EMT, Rogers Fire Department

Rogers officers were called to a local fast-food restaurant, who reported receiving two counterfeit $20 bills sometime between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.  Reporting party was unable to determine when the counterfeit money was received and had no suspect information. The bills were similar to those previously passed in Rogers, MN with different serial numbers. These bills were also missing embedded  security thread.

Counterfeit bill information:

1-      $20 bill  SN# MB23771574A
2-      $20 bill SN# JL67520463D

Read more: Additional counterfeit $20 bills passed in Rogers

Rogers Officers were dispatched to a local business on a scam. Complainant reported he received a call from someone who stated they worked for Xcel Energy, informing business owner that he was behind on payments and requested the business owner to pay the bill immediately or the power would be shut off to the business. The business owner bought a reloadable credit card, giving fraudulent Xcel representative the credit card number for payment. The complainant called Xcel on Monday to check the status of his account, finding that Xcel did not call his business and he had been the victim of a scam.

Read more: Scam alert- Xcel Energy Scam

rental scamThe Rogers Police recently took a report of a vacation rental scam.  The "vacation home" for rent was found on an internet site.  After contacting the alleged property owner, arrangements were made to send a security deposit to hold the rental.  Ultimately there was no vacation home to rent and the victim was out the deposit.

Read more: Vacation Rental Scam

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