The Carver County Sheriff's Office has full-time and part-time Community Service Officers (CSO) that contract with the communities of Carver, Cologne, Hamburg, Mayer, New Germany, Norwood Young America, Victoria, Waconia, Watertown, and Laketown Township. Community Service Officers are civilian personnel who provide the following types of assistance to licensed deputies:
- animal control, both domestic and wildlife
- park patrol at Baylor, Waconia and Lake Minnewashta Regional Parks
- traffic control assistance
- non-threatening calls for service assistance
- city ordinance enforcement such as watering and parking rules
- many other duties and tasks as assigned.
For information on animals impounded by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, please contact your city or township hall.
For rules and regulations please see your City or Townships ordinances.