Contact Information

101 4th Street SE
Rochester, Mn 55904 (Map)

Phone: 507-328-6800
Fax: 507-328-6975

Law Enforcement response
provided 24/7 

Lobby hours:
Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Dial 911 For Emergencies
Department Contacts

Narcotics Tip Line
(This is a voicemail only line to leave tips or information)

Crime Stoppers

This is an artistic compilation of the Rochester Police Badge, City buildings and skyline, and a police squad car

Meet the Police Chief

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Jim Franklin was appointed to the position of Chief of Police of the Rochester Police Department on July 26, 2018. Prior to his appointment as Rochester Police Chief, he served as Captain with the Metropolitan Transit Police Department. Chief Franklin also served with the Plymouth Police Department for 8 years prior to joining Metro Transit Police. Chief Franklin has a Masters Degree in Public Administration and a Law Enforcement Degree from Metropolitan State University. If you would like to ask Chief Franklin a question or correspond with him you may email Chief Franklin.