The Cass County Sheriff's Office is a law enforcement agency that protects residents lives, property and individual rights, and maintains peace and order. It offers services for the pursuit and apprehension of felons, investigation of crimes and accidents, searches for missing persons, patrolling county roads and lakes and promoting public safety. The Cass County Sheriff's Office also serves writs, warrants, commitment papers and court orders. The office cooperates with the Office of Emergency Management, which handles issues related to emergency preparedness and homeland security that include weather spotting, hazard mitigation, and ground searches and rescue. Located in Walker, Minn., the Cass County Sheriff's Office also operates a communication center that dispatches law enforcement calls, including police, fire, medical ambulances and first responders.