The mission of Mille Lacs County Sheriff's Department is to provide law enforcement, custodial and court-related services to all persons within Mille Lacs County, Minn. The department also seeks to perform all duties mandated by the Constitution of the United States of America and the State of Minnesota in a professional, ethical and cost efficient manner. The sheriff is the chief law enforcement officer of the county, and Mille Lacs Sheriff s Department provides 24-hour law enforcement protection throughout the county. The department manages an investigative unit, court security, boat and water safety, school resource officers, a canine program, snowmobile patrol, emergency management, a search and rescue unit and a special emergency response team. The Sheriff's Office maintains a jail facility and provides 911 dispatching services for all residents of the county. The department is located in Milaca, Minn.