Dakota County Sheriff's Office

Internship Opportunities - General Law Enforcement Internship

General Description

The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office provides professional, progressive and proactive service while maintaining the public trust. We build relationships and educate residents about our organization and profession. We know the work we do and our employees are ever-changing. We nurture the next generation of licensed and correctional deputies by offering internships.


Dakota County Sheriff’s Office enhances the training and education of students pursuing careers in law enforcement, corrections and criminal justice, so students gain practical experience. Interns have the opportunity to shadow deputies within various divisions in effort to provide them with a holistic view of the many opportunities available at the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office.


For more information, contact Sergeant Blake Pederson at blake.pederson@co.dakota.mn.us or 651-438-4700.

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Qualifications Required

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