Sheriffs Office

Murray County Sheriff's Office

Murray County Sheriff: Steve Telkamp
Phone: 507-836-6168
Fax: 507-836-8704
Address: Murray County Courts Building
PO Box 57
2558 29th Street
Slayton, MN 56172

Click HERE for Live Audio of the Murray County Law Enforcement Center ARMER Radio - similar to live scanner. Please note that audio will only be heard when there is traffic on the system.

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
If you need assistance call the Law Enforcement office at 507-836-6168 or 911 in an emergency.

The following services and permits are available from the Murray County Sheriff's Department. Information about each item is provided below. If you have further questions regarding any listed services or permits, please contact the Law Enforcement Center at 507-836-6168.

NOTE:  permits must be obtained during regular business hours between 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.

Burn Permits

Burn Permits are issued to rural county residents free of charge. To obtain a permit, please come to the Law Enforcement Center at the Government Center, Slayton, MN.  It is very important to call in BEFORE you burn!

Gun Locks
Free Gun Locks are available at the Law Enforcement Center until supplies run out.

Permits to Purchase Firearms
Applications for Permits to Purchase a Firearm are available at the Law Enforcement Center.

Permits to Carry
Applications for Permits to Carry a Concealed Weapon are available at the Law Enforcement Center. Proof of attending a certification training is needed, along with a photo ID. The cost of a Carry Permit is $100.00 payable at time of application.

Items for Sale

From collectibles to cars, buy and sell all kinds of items on eBay Click here to find items for sale on eBay by the Murray County Sheriff


Informational Weblinks:
Association of Minnesota Counties
Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension
Minnesota Department of Public Safety
Minnesota Level III Sex Offenders
Minnesota State Statutes
Minnesota State Law Library
Minnesota Legal Services Coalition
Minnesota House of Representatives
Minnesota Senate
US Bankruptcy Court
US Federal Courts System
Legal Help for Low Income Minnesotans
Murray County Amateur Radio Emergency Service
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children