Houston County Jail
staff of the Houston County Sheriff's Office is committed to making
Houston County a safe place for you and your family to live and work.
Sheriff Doug Ely is very proud of their efforts on your behalf in
arresting and incarcerating criminals, taking drunk drivers off the
road, and responding to emergencies.
The Sheriff is the chief law
enforcement officer for Houston County and shall pursue and apprehend
all those that violate the law and lodge them in county jail, which he
is also in charge of. In addition to supervising the deputies, jailers
and dispatchers who work under him, the Sheriff is also responsible for
all civil process, writs, and subpoenas made by lawful process for
delivery. The Sheriff is also in charge of Court Security and takes
charge of all juries that are serving on a case. The Sheriff's Office is
also responsible for water patrol and conducts search and rescue
If any of us can ever be of assistance to you or your family, please
feel free to contact us. Please be safe!
Victim Information and Notification Everyday
Recreational Vehicle Regulations
MN Department of
Houston County Boat
MN Permit to Carry/Purchase
MN Firearms Reciprocity
Minnesota Regional Medical Examiner
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