New Sartell Police Chief Ready for New Challenge

27 Jun 2023


SARTELL (WJON News) -- The new leader of the Sartell Police Department is back home in central Minnesota.

Brandon Silgjord graduated from Little Falls High School before he went on to law enforcement jobs in Pequot Lakes, Morrison County, and most recently St. Louis County.

Silgjord says after 14 years in the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, he wanted to be closer to family. One of his priorities for the department is making sure his officers feel supported and listened to. But, he also wants to move the agency forward by having the latest equipment for his officers...

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