The Records office at the Law Enforcement Center maintains all the initial, investigative and criminal files for the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office and the Bemidji Police Department. The Records Division is responsible for processing and maintaining crime and arrest records, traffic accident reports, citations and related documents in order to provide information to other divisions within the Law Enforcement Center, the County Attorney’s Office, the Court System, other law enforcement agencies and the general public. The Records division also maintains and reports crime statistics to the BCA.
At the Records office requests are handled for incident reports and other data as requested, as allowed under the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act. Applications for gun purchase and carry permits, dog licenses, local background checks, Driver’s license records, public data requests, state accident reports and other forms are available at the Records window.
Monday thru Friday from 7 am to 5:30 pm.
Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm.