Help & Resources

  1. Accident Reports

    Every driver in a crash involving $1,000 or more in property damage, or injury or death, must complete a Minnesota Motor Vehicle Accident Report and send it to Driver and Vehicle Services (DVS) within 10 days of the crash.

  2. Auctions

    The Brainerd Police Department will no longer be holding annual public auctions. Instead items will be posted to a public auction website as the become available throughout the year.

  3. FAQs

    Find frequently asked questions and answers from the Police Department.

  4. Forms

    View and download forms from the Police Department.

  5. Handguns Permits

    The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office will process all applications for Permits to Carry a Handgun for the residents of Crow Wing County.

  6. Hunting Regulations

    All hunters must complete the City of Brainerd Hunting/Firearm Permit Application and submit this to the Brainerd Police Department to receive a permit to hunt.

  7. Parking Ticket Appeals

    You may dispute a parking ticket that was issued by the Brainerd Police Department.

  8. Patch Trading Policy

    The Brainerd Police Department receives numerous requests from patch collectors and other law enforcement enthusiasts around the world.

  9. Related Links

    Visit police-related links.

  10. Resources

    Find additional contact information for law enforcement-related agencies, crisis numbers, and other important numbers.