Community Service Officer

In-Progress Complaints


For in-progress animal related complaints needing immediate police / animal control response, please call 651-747-2535 or 651-747-2406 during the hours from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

You may also contact Ramsey County Dispatch at  651-747-2507 24-hours a day.

Non-Emergency Concerns


For all non-emergency animal related questions, or on-going animal related concerns please call 651-747-2406.

North St. Paul Community Service Officer


This is a non-sworn uniformed position responsible for assisting the department in day-to-day service functions. The Community Service Officer assists our police officers with: 

  • Handling domestic animal control (animals running at large, barking dog complaints, animal bites, etc.
  • Speed Trailer Placement for Speeding and Driving Complaint Issues around North St. Paul
  • Assisting with special events such as National Night Out, Friday Night Car Show, and other community outreach events and activities
  • Select enforcement of parking violations
  • Assist Police Officers, EMS, and Firefighters with traffic, crowd and scene control at accidents, major crime scenes and fire scenes