The Northfield Police Department is a full-service law enforcement agency that prevents crime, protects residents lives and their properties, suppresses criminal activities and apprehends law offenders. The department supports safety training and crime-free multihousing programs. The Northfield Police Department organizes a variety of community, youth, and neighborhood and business watch programs. It operates a citizen emergency response team that provides emergency and disaster management skills training to individuals in neighborhoods, community organizations and workplaces. The department operates an emergency operations center and crime prevention unit. The Northfield Police Department maintains a location in Northfield, Minn.