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Police Department Lobby

To speak to an Officer, or report a Non-Emergency, call 218-226-4486 (24/7 number) and ask to speak to a Silver Bay Officer.

If it is an EMERGENCY, Dial 9-1-1.

The Silver Bay Police Department staffed window hours  Monday – Thursday from 8AM-4PM. These hours are subject to change. If the window is closed, ring the bell or call 218-226-4486 to speak to an Officer. The Police Department lobby will remain open 24/7. 

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Online and Email:

For Data Requests (i.e reports, calls for service, etc.) fill out the form online and email it to, or mail it to: Silver Bay Police Department, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN 55614.

scroll down and click on the “Data Practices Request” Form

Permit to purchase applications:

Follow the below link and email the completed application to, or mail to: Silver Bay Police Department, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN 55614.…/Permit-to-Purchase-Transfer-Application.pdf

If you are unable to utilize these options, please contact the Police Department at 218-226-4486. 

Public safety is always the number one priority of the Silver Bay Police Department. Please remember that no matter what, we will always be here to respond to your calls, and provide Police services to the Silver Bay Community. We thank you for your cooperation, and please reach out to us if you have any questions. Please follow the Silver Bay Police Department on Facebook for the most up to date information.

 Thank you,

 The Silver Bay Police Department

“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 Cole Ernest: Department Badge #700

Officer Caleb Fischer: Department Badge #703

Officer Micaiah Schubert: Department Badge #704

Officer Sean Bergman: Department Badge #705

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