Serving the Communities of
Hoyt Lakes and Aurora, Minnesota
In 2014 the City's of Hoyt Lakes and Aurora combined police services to form the East Range Public Safety Board/East Range Police Department (ERPD). On January 1, 2015 the ERPD began providing public safety services for both communities and consists of seven (7) sworn, full time officers serving a total population of over 3,700.
Police Chief: Tim Soular
If you would like a patrol car to come to your location, even if it's not an
emergency call 911.
All calls/reports must be made through 911 for efficient dispatching and tracking of squads. Immediately tell the 911 operator if it's not an emergency; this includes parking and noise problems.
Do not email emergencies or crimes to the ERPD.
Email is not monitored 24/7.
If you are outside St. Louis County and need ERPD Services please call the
Dispatch Non-Emergency number at (218) 742-9825.
Hoyt Lakes Office Aurora Office
801 Dorchester Drive 16 W 2nd Ave N
Hoyt Lakes, MN 55750 Aurora, MN 55705
The Blight Officer will be looking for the following when inspecting yards:
Long Grass Fish Houses in front yards
Garbage/Junk Inoperable/unlicensed automobiles
If you need assistance, the City has a Volunteer Clean-Up Committee. Contact City Hall at (218) 225-2344 to request assistance or join the Committee.
If you have an automobile with a valid title that needs to be removed contact East Range Towing at (218) 749-0104.
Please call the Police Department at (218) 225-2000 with concerns/questions.
The City takes pride in our community and we
Thank You for your cooperation.