Public Safety & Health Policy Committee
This Committee is made up of departments the service the community in the areas of Public Safety and Public Health. These departments include Community Corrections, Public Health Nursing, Attorney's Office, Emergency Management & Law Enforcement, and the Detention Center.
Community Corrections - Ph: 507-444-7720
The Steele County Community Corrections office is located at 631 N Cedar Ave, Suite #100, Owatonna, MN 55060. The Steele County Community Corrections office provides services to the District Court in Juvenile Delinquency and Adult Criminal (Felony, Gross Misdemeanor, Misdemeanor and Pre-Trial offenses). Our duties include preparing investigative reports as ordered by the Court, field supervision and case management services.
Public Health Nursing - Ph: 507-444-7650
The public health mission is to provide health services as needed by the residents of our community to optimize healthy life ways with emphasis on maintenance, promotion and restoration of health related matters and prevention of illness, utilizing a holistic approach. Please contact us with your questions and concerns relating to health. We will be happy to help you or locate an appropriate resource for you.
Steele County Attorney - Ph: 507-444-4480
The County Attorney is elected by the citizens of Steele County for a four-year term. The Steele County Attorney's Offices are located in the County Office Building at 303 S Cedar, Owatonna MN 55060.
Steele County Emergency Management - Ph: 507-444-2457
The Steele County Emergency Management Office coordinates the development and updating of the Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) that addresses all types of hazards that may affect the citizens and visitors of Steele County. Emergency Management is a continuous cycle of Preparedness - Mitigation - Response - Recovery. Elected and appointed government officials all play important roles in the EOP. Service and support agencies also play important roles. Emergency Management brings these diverse backgrounds and roles together to assure that the best possible plan is developed and kept up to date.
Steele County Law Enforcement - Ph: 507-444-3800
The Sheriff's Office is responsible for keeping and preserving the peace within the County and oversees the operation of the Steele County Detention Center. The Steele County Sheriff's Office is on the first floor of the Steele County Law Enforcement Center located at 204 E Pearl, Owatonna MN 55060.
Steele County Detention Center - Ph: 507-446-7000
The Steele County Detention Center operates under the Steele County Sheriff's Office and is located at 2500 Alexander St., Owatonna MN 55060.