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Baxter Police Department

September 20, 2017
Reader Opinion: Gator - God's gifted gift
September 20, 2017 - 7:30am
September 15, 2017
K-9 Gator, with Baxter Sgt. Matt Maier, relaxes in his yard Wednesday after Gator worked his last shift Monday as a K-9 officer in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Back to being a dog again: Baxter K-9 Gator retires
September 15, 2017 - 6:00am
September 13, 2017
A 55-year-old East Gull Lake man was injured when the motorcycle he was driving crashed at 3:54 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot near the gas pumps at Costco in Baxter. Illustration
Motorcycle crash sends man to hospital
September 13, 2017 - 4:00am
August 23, 2017
Adam Joseph Bush, 36, Brainerd, is charged with fourth-degree gross misdemeanor assault of a peace officer, gross misdemeanor obstructing the legal process and misdemeanor fleeing a peace officer.
Man arrested after assaulting officer
August 23, 2017 - 10:50pm
August 19, 2017
A 21-year-old man was injured Thursday in a crash south of Clearwater Drive. Illustration
Baxter crash sends 1 to hospital
August 19, 2017 - 4:00am
August 15, 2017
K-9 Keno, appearing in this 2014 file photo, took part in a search for an armed robbery suspect in Kiwanis Park Monday night.
Suspect at large following Monday armed robbery
August 15, 2017 - 1:15pm
A 48-year-old Iowa woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 10:09 a.m. Saturday on Highway 371 and Design Road in Baxter.
Crash causes minor injuries to drivers
August 15, 2017 - 8:00am
August 7, 2017
Three people were injured in a four-vehicle, rear-end crash at 1:31 p.m. Thursday on Golf Course Drive and Design Road in Baxter.
3 injured in 4-vehicle crash
August 7, 2017 - 3:00am
July 19, 2017
Two suspects were arrested Sunday after leading authorities on a high-speed chase in Morrison County. Illustration
Authorities arrest suspects after pursuit in Morrison County
July 19, 2017 - 4:00am
July 11, 2017
A 50-year-old Owatonna man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 1:50 p.m. Friday on Highway 371 and Woida Road in Baxter. Illustration
Baxter crash injures man
July 11, 2017 - 6:00am
July 9, 2017 Illustration
Police blotter - July 9
July 9, 2017 - 8:00am
July 5, 2017
Police Blotter - July 5
July 5, 2017 - 5:00am
June 23, 2017
Emergency responders work the scene Wednesday afternoon to rescue a Pequot Lakes man who became stuck in the mud at a Baxter residence, when working on disconnecting the water and sanitary sewer for a project.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Pequot Lakes man stuck in mud, pulled to safety
June 23, 2017 - 12:24pm
June 19, 2017
Brainerd firefighters extinguish a fire Monday afternoon at a gas pump at the Holiday Stationstore off Dellwood Drive in Baxter. The fire started when a motorist accidentally stepped on the gas pedal instead of the brake at the gas pumps.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Gas pump fire knocked down quickly
June 19, 2017 - 7:12pm
June 6, 2017
Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes (left) and Crow Wing County Emergency Management Director John Bowen act on behalf of several emergency responders within the county seeking funds for the purchase and implmentation of a drone to be shared within Region 5.
Funding for projects to be recommended for area
June 6, 2017 - 10:00am