Grand Forks Police Department
122 S. 5th Street
Grand Forks, ND 58201

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 701-787-8000
Business hours: M-F, 8 to 5 pm
Press 1: General Information
Press 2: Dispatch Center
Press 3: GF County Jail
701-780-8253 (FAX)

Bond Schedule
Employee Recognition
Employment-Lake Region College
Employment-Non-Sworn Officers
Employment-Sworn Officers
High Risk Offenders
Intent to Apply
Most Wanted
Police Patches
Prescription Disposal
Ride Along
Scooter Laws
Shoulder Patch

    Ride Along

    If you are interested in doing a ride along with the Grand Forks Police Department please do the following:

    Ride Along Procedure:
    1. Complete the Covenant Not To Sue form (link provided).
    2. Bring the completed form to the Police Department located at 122 South 5th Street. Business hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
    3. Ensure that you have a form of picture identification with you when you report to the Police Department.
    4. Report to the Records Bureau (double glass windows) in the Police Department lobby.
    5. A records clerk will take your completed form and contact a supervisor to come in and review your application and approve if appropriate.
    6. Have a date in mind which you would like to conduct your ride along.
    7. If approved, you will be given a copy of your Covenant Not To Sue form and the supervisor will provide follow on instructions.
    8. Approval is not guaranteed; date and time slot availability will be on a first come first serve basis.