Police Department


Chief Jason Nelson’s Welcome

Welcome to the Medina Police Department webpage. Medina Police are here to serve and protect the community of Medina. Medina Police prides itself on the professional law enforcement services we provide to the community. Our core values are honesty, integrity, and professionalism.

If you have a law enforcement concern or questions, please feel free to contact our department.

Please remember to not keep valuables in your vehicles unattended. Keep all wallets, purses and anything of value out of your vehicle when unlocked. Please lock your vehicles when unattended.

Medina Police Department

The Medina Police Department consists of the Director of Public Safety, one Sergeant, seven Patrol Officers, two Investigators, two Administrative Assistants, two Community Service Officers, and five Reserve Officers. The Police Department provides 24-hour coverage to the City of Medina, and we also contract with the City of Loretto.

The Police Department provides a variety of crime prevention and safety programs for citizens and businesses.

Mission Statement

Our mission of the Medina Police Department is to ensure the safety of the citizens of Medina through the enforcement of the laws of the United States of America, the State of Minnesota and the ordinances of Medina. Further, it is our mission to treat all people with the utmost respect and dignity in every situation. We will perform our duties in a professional and ethical manner, which will bring pride in the service we provide.