News Flash

Scott County Sheriff's Office Press Releases

Posted on: June 13, 2017

Annual Youth Catfish Derby

Catfish Derby

QUESTION: “What do cops, kids and catfish have in common?”  

ANSWER:  “One fun-filled day on the Minnesota River!”  

Are you a youth 12 - 16 years of age who lives in or attends school in Scott County?  Would you like to go fishing on the Minnesota River with a member of local public safety organizations?  

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office is holding their 17th Annual Youth Catfishing Tournament on Monday, August 7th, 2017.  The event will start at 6:30 AM and end with an awards ceremony at approximately 2:00 PM.  We’ll “stage” at the Scott County Fairgrounds, but most of your day will be spent on the Minnesota River trying to catch one of the biggest fish in North America!  

Prizes will be awarded and all youth will receive participation gifts.  We’ll supply the fishing gear and other supplies for the day - all free!  

All registrations will be done online.  Please visit the Scott County website at where the Catfish Derby registration form can be found under Sheriff’s Office “Community Programs”.  If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact the Sheriff’s Office at 952-496-8298.

Applications will be accepted beginning June 26th and will remain open until all spots are filled.  Space is limited to 50 participants.  Priority will be given to individuals who did not participate last year. 

Join us on the Minnesota River for a day of sun, fun and catfish!  

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Scott County Sheriff's Office Press Releases

Incident on Minnesota River – Shakopee

Posted on: September 4, 2019

Incident on Minnesota River - Belle Plaine

Posted on: September 2, 2019

Domestic Assault Arrest in Prior Lake

Posted on: August 15, 2019

Residential Fire – Helena Township

Posted on: June 21, 2019

Donation from Shakopee Jaycees

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Dog Shot in Belle Plaine Township

Posted on: May 7, 2019

Fatal Snowmobile Crash

Posted on: March 3, 2019

Spring Lake Township Structure Fire

Posted on: February 11, 2019

Death Investigation - Arrest Update

Posted on: November 6, 2018

Rocks in Roadway - UPDATE

Posted on: October 29, 2018

MVEC Grant

Posted on: September 20, 2018

Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Posted on: September 4, 2018

Death Investigation

Posted on: August 29, 2018

MN Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program

Posted on: August 13, 2018

Flood Safety Advisory

Posted on: June 26, 2018

National Night Out 2018

Posted on: June 20, 2018

Water Safety Advisory

Posted on: May 22, 2018

Driver in Fatal Rollover Sentenced

Posted on: May 21, 2018

Hit & Run Crash - ARREST UPDATE

Posted on: May 10, 2018

Hit & Run Crash - UPDATE

Posted on: May 1, 2018

Hit & Run Crash

Posted on: May 1, 2018

Death Investigation

Posted on: March 8, 2018
R&D Donation Group Photo

K9 Donation

Posted on: February 23, 2018

House Fire In St. Lawrence Township

Posted on: January 16, 2018

Rod Thompson 11/14/2017 Booking Photo

Posted on: November 14, 2017

Fatal Motorcycle Crash Update

Posted on: November 1, 2017

Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Posted on: November 1, 2017

**LOCATED** Missing Juveniles

Posted on: April 20, 2017

Scott County Road Restrictions in Effect

Posted on: February 17, 2017