The Wright County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy recruitment is currently open. We are seeking extraordinary individuals with strong communication skills who are passionate about being involved in the communities they serve. If you are looking for endless opportunities in a progressive well-trained organization, please follow the Wright County Employment-Opportunities site. For more information on what Wright County can offer you along with a message from Sheriff Sean Deringer, please view the recruitment video.
The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is the 3rd largest sheriff’s office in Minnesota. We provide law enforcement services to the unincorporated areas of the county and additionally contract police services with 13 cities. There are eleven divisions within the sheriff’s office: Administration, Bailiff, Civil Process, Communications, Community Services, Corrections, Criminal Investigations, Patrol, Recreational Enforcement, Special Investigation’s Unit (Narcotics), and Warrants / Transports.
Commitment To ServiceWright County’s location just west of the Twin City metropolitan area has contributed to its rapid growth in recent years. The Sheriff’s Office has continued to meet the challenge by providing quality, efficient, cost effective law enforcement services to the citizens of the county.
Our organization holds itself accountable to the guiding principles of integrity, professionalism, caring and fairness.
Sheriff's Office FAQ's
Wright County Citizen Alert System
We have launched a new Citizen Alert service that allows us to alert you. You opt-in to enter your contact information and subscribe to notifications you care about based on your location. The information you provide is protected and will not be used for any other purpose
How it works
When we issue a notification about a potential safety hazard or concern, you will receive a message on the voice or text communication methods that you have registered. If requested for the notification, you can confirm that you have received the message and you will not be contacted by any subsequent methods regarding that particular notification. If you do not confirm, the system will continue to attempt to reach you at all of the contact methods that you have provided.
Sign up for Notifications
Create an account and add your contact and location information into the Citizen’s Alert system. All information you provide will be kept strictly confidential.
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Wright County Sheriff's Office
3800 Braddock Ave. NE
Buffalo, MN 55313
This Email address does not go directly to Sheriff
Deringer. Your message will be read by
administrative support staff who will direct
your message to the appropriate division.
You may experience a delay in receiving a response.
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Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- Citizen Feedback Form
- Demand for Payment of Dishonored Check
- Notice of Trespass Form
- Permit to Carry a Pistol
- Permit to Purchase Transfer a Firearm
- Firearms Private Party Transfer Form
- Project Lifesaver Inspection Form
- Special Detail Deputy Contract
- Stop Arm Violation report-fill
- Minnesota Sheriff's Association Scholarship