We, the men and women of the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, are dedicated to providing excellent service through partnerships that build trust, reduce crime, create a safe environment, and enhance the quality of life in our County.
We are committed to these principles:
We understand that it is our responsibility to adhere to the highest moral and ethical standards. We must be honest and sincere in dealing with each other, and the communities and citizens we serve.
We recognize the rights, liberties, and freedoms of all as granted by the constitution and laws of the United States and the State of Minnesota and strive to protect those rights of our citizens.
Objective and impartial, decisions and policies are the foundation of our office. We understand the importance of being consistent in the treatment of all persons, and base our actions with reason and equality.
We understand the importance in both personal and professional excellence, dedication to duty, and service to the public. We recognize the importance of each employee as an individual and team member.