Police Department

Silver Bay Police Department Staffed Window Hours

Monday – Friday from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
(hours are subject to change)

If you need police assistance outside of these hours, or the window is not being staffed, please call the Silver Bay Police Department squad phone at (218) 220-0700, or if it is an EMERGENCY, please dial 9-1-1.

“Working in partnership with the community,
we serve to protect 
life and property 
in order to enhance
the quality of life in our city.”


The winter parking ordinance 1000.05 subd. 12 goes in effect November 1st through April 30th. Parking is not permitted on the streets between the hours of 11:00 pm and 6:00 am to allow for snow plowing of the streets. Violators may be ticketed and/or towed.


The City of Silver Bay Police Department will perform periodic checks of your residence while you are away. Please fill out the Vacation Watch Form, print, and return to City Hall if you are interested in this service.

Chief of Police Scott Kochendorfer: Department Badge #700

Officer Cole Ernest:  Department Badge #702.

Officer Hayley Mattila: Department Badge #704.

Officer Sean Bergman: Department Badge #705.

Officer Nick O’Toole: Department Badge #708.

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