The Elk River Police Department currently has on full-time detective assigned to the Sherburne County Drug Task Force. The assigned drug task force detective works out of the Sheriff's Department offices in Elk River.
The main issue facing the drug task force is the rampant use of methamphetamine, marijuana, and more recently heroin. The abuse and sale of pharmaceuticals is also on the rise. The assigned detective works cooperatively with the investigators from the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office to combat drug crimes in the area.
For obvious reason the assigned detective is not named, but if you wish to contact the drug task force you may call the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office general number at 763-765-3500