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.
Booster seats are the law in Minnesota, yet crash data reveals many parents are not using the safety seats that help seat belts fit children correctly and safely, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety.
In Minnesota it is the law for children to ride in a booster seat upon outgrowing a forward-facing harnessed restraint. It is safest children ride in a booster until they are 4'9" tall, or at least age 8.A 2011 DPS observational survey of booster seats use revealed only 64 percent of parents/ caregivers place children in booster seats. The survey also showed that if the driver was not belted, then only 27 percent of the children were in a booster.
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The Department of Homeland Security recently partnered with the Houston Police Department to create a video that clearly defines the options a person has when confronted when a citizen is confronted with an Active Shooter at their place of employment. The intent of this video was to share it with workplaces across America. The Rogers Police Department encourages businesses to share this video with all their employees-it may very well save their lives.