Safety & Rescue

Vision Statement

To become a highly trained and well organized unit in which the Sheriff’s department can call upon to create, maintain, and enhance a safe environment for the citizens of Isanti County.

Mission Statement

Upon activation be prepared to perform all assigned duties in partnership with the Isanti County Sheriff’s Department and other local, regional, state, or national agencies as required.


If you would like to become a member of the Isanti County Sheriff's Safety & Rescue, click here to download application.

What does Safety and Rescue do?

Isanti County Safety & Rescue serves Isanti County residents and visitors by assisting the Sheriff’s office with the following functions:

Provide emergency response for:

  • Water/ice rescue and recovery
  • Vehicle accidents
  • Road clean up from storm damage
  • On site firefighter assistance at fire scenes
  •  Searching for lost persons

We also assist the department by:

  • Patrolling roads, trails, and waterways
  • Providing security at large events i.e.  Fire on the Rum, Isanti County Fair, Cambridge-Isanti Homecoming Football Game, etc.
  • Securing crime scenes
  • Providing traffic control at emergency scenes and large events
  • Checking building security
  • Other duties as needed