When Not to Call 9-1-1


9-1-1 should not be used unless a dangerous condition exists which requires immediate action.

The non-emergency number for the Pine County Sheriff is (320) 629-8380 or toll-free (800) 450-3930. These numbers are answered 24 hours a day, and should be used for calls such as:

  • a motor vehicle collision with no injuries
  • theft from a vehicle
  • property damage where the suspects have left the scene
  • general questions, complaints, or reports, such as
  • barking dog or loud music

Please use the telephone numbers listed in the government pages of your phone book to reach your local city hall, and other governmental offices.