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Traverse County, Minnesota Sheriff’s Departments and Jails

Traverse County, Minnesota Information

Traverse County is located along the western border of Minnesota. As of the 2010 United States Census the population of Traverse County was 3,558. Traverse is the least-populated county in Minnesota. The county seal is Wheaton. The county was founded in in 1862, organized in1881, and named after Lake Traverse.

The county is governed by a commission of five commissioners who are helped by a county coordinator

Lisa Siegel Zahl, County Coordinator
PO Box 428
Wheaton, MN 56296
Phone: 320-2422-7778

Traverse County Crime Information

# of Violent Crimes

Violent Crime Rate


Traverse County Minnesota Sheriff Information

The sheriff’s office patrols 586 square miles of which 12 square miles is water. The office protects, as of 2017 estimates, 3,319 citizens. The sheriff’s office is staffed with five full-time deputies and a chief administrative deputy. The sheriff’s office is committed to a professional level of law enforcement which will ensure the safety of all citizens, the prevention and investigation of criminal activity, and a cooperative working relationship with other departments and services.

Trevor J. Wright, Sheriff
Greg Forcier, Chief Deputy Sheriff
PO Box 826
203 7th Street North
Wheaton, MN 56296
Phone: 320-422-7800
Fax: 320-563-8700


To find a warrant or if you have an active warrant out for your arrest, contact the sheriff’s office at:
Trevor J. Wright, Sheriff
Greg Forcier, Chief Deputy Sheriff
PO Box 826
203 7th Street North
Wheaton, MN 56296
Phone: 320-422-7800

Traverse County, Minnesota Jail Information

The Traverse County Law Enforcement Center/Jail opened in July of 207. The jail houses up to eleven inmates and is manned by 911 dispatch center staffed by the Jail Administrator and six full time and four part time communication/correction officers. The jail staffed 24 hours a day for 365 days.

Traverse County Jail
Brenda Bartz, Administrator
203 7th Street North
Wheaton, MN 56296

Visitation Schedule, Mail, Calls and Funds

To visit an inmate, you must first give the jail administrator your name and photo ID.

Visitation Information:

Monday9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Visit are non-contact and conducted through a glass partition. The facility also has a video visitation option. Call 320-563-4224 for more information on visitation rights.

If you wish to send a letter to an inmate, you must send letters through the US postal system and use this address:

Traverse County jail
Inmate Name
203 7th Street North
Wheaton, MN 56296

General guidelines for sending money to an inmate’s account includes using kiosks located in the jail, using cashier’s checks made out to the inmate, and giving money to the jail staff. Call the Jail at: Phone: 320-422-7800 if you have questions.

Jail Roster

The jail roster is updated at least daily and contains the following information:

Full NameDoe, Jane Ann
Address304 2nd Street, Wheaton, MN 56296
Booking Date03/01/2019
Held ForDWI – Third Degree Driving While Impaired and refuse to submit to chemical test

Traverse County Sheriff Address
704 2nd Ave. N Wheaton, MN 56296
Phone:(320) 563-4244