Sheriff Shawn Larsen is the 28th Sheriff of Morrison County since the office was established in 1856. Larsen took office on January 6, 2015 and oversees 80 dedicated employees who continually serve with honor, courage and commitment.
Sheriff Larsen has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice through Bemidji State University.
Previous Services Within the Sheriff's Department
Larsen began serving with the Sheriff's Office in 1999, serving in different capacities to include:
- 911 Dispatcher
- Correctional Officer
- Firearms, Use of Force and Taser Instructor
- Narcotics Investigator
- Patrol Sargent
- SWAT Team Commander