About Us


The Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office provides a wide range of law enforcement services to 14 townships and 9 cities that cover 467 square miles with the current population of approximately 28,841 people.


Through a variety of specialized units, Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office provides the following services:

  • Civil Process
  • Communications
  • Criminal Warrants
  • D.A.R.E. Program
  • Investigations
  • K-9 Unit
  • Mounted Posse
  • Patrol Deputies
  • Provide Court Security
  • Recreational Safety
  • River Valley Tactical Team
  • Search & Rescue Dive Team
  • Transport Prisoners
  • Water Patrol

These services are provided by over 50 dedicated full time and part time deputies, dispatchers, correctional officers and clerical staff members. Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office is committed to making Le Sueur County a safe place for you and your family to live and work.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office is to:

  • Aid people who cannot care for themselves
  • Apprehend offenders
  • Create a sense of security in the community
  • Enforce the law
  • Execute and serve all civil process and court orders
  • Facilitate movement of people and vehicles
  • Operate the county jail
  • Preserve public peace and order
  • Prevent and detect crimes
  • Protect the constitutional guarantees for all persons
  • Protect life and property
  • Reflect a responsiveness to the needs of the community
  • Resolve conflict
  • Utilize social services as an alternative to arrest
  • Render all other public safety services as requested and required