Today: March 18, 2018

Emergency Services

The Police Department consists of the Chief of Police and 4 full-time officers. The department, in addition to regular police services, handles bicycle license, home security checks, Operation Kid Print, DARE, animal control services, operation I.D., and participates in numerous other programs. The Police Department non-emergency telephone number is 354-2281. In case of emergency, dial 911.

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Fire protection services are provided by a volunteer fire department. The department is governed by a joint powers board. Dial 911 for fire emergency.


A volunteer ambulance service provides basic life support services in the community and surrounding areas. Dial 911 for emergency ambulance service.

How to become an ambulance volunteer.
Barnesville Ambulance is now licensed through the state of Minnesota to hold Emergency medical classes in the community. EMT, CPR and First Responder classes are now being scheduled in support of those interested in becoming an ambulance volunteer. If someone currently is an EMT, and would like information on becoming a Barnesville Ambulance volunteer, contact Scott at (218) 354-2299.