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Renewal 2017 is almost here and we need your email address.

POST is beginning preparation for renewal 2017.   To ensure you receive your renewed license in a timely manner, we need your current email address.  Active officers should use their work email address.  

1)      Click “Online Services” from the navigation pane on the left side of this page. 
2)      Click “Create an Online Account.”
3)      At the bottom right hand corner of the page click “Register Here.”
4)      Follow the step by step instructions to create your account. 
5)      If you have already created your account, log in and make sure your email address is current. 

If your license is not renewed by June 30, 2017, it will expire. 

Watch for renewal to begin sometime after April 1, 2017.  

Officers renewing their license in 2017 should not go online and enter their continuing education credits earned.  During the online renewal process, the officer will confirm they have received 48 hours of continuing education credit within their current renewal period.  Officers renewing in 2017 will be subject to a review. 

Sponsors who have had their courses approved for POST credit are responsible to submit a roster each time the course is given. 


Law Enforcement Opportunities 26th Annual Career Fair


Wednesday, April 12, 2017, from 10:00am to 3:00pm


Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice Education Center
9110 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Park, Minnesota 55445

This event is free and open to the public with more than 35 law enforcement agencies represented and demonstrations from K-9 units, the State Crime Lab, mounted patrol and more.  The Fair provides tremendous opportunities for attendees to learn about careers in law enforcement and related educational opportunities.

For more information go to

LEO is an organization dedicated to promoting increasing cultural diversity in law enforcement.


Criminal Justice Career Expo in Cloquet

Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College is hosting a Careers in Criminal Justice Expo in Cloquet, MN, on April 19, 2017.  Information for law enforcement agencies interested in participating and individuals interested in attending is available at


Tracking of Continuing Education Credits

​Beginning July 1, 2016, Continuing Education Sponsors of POST approved training will be required to submit "Affidavit of Attendance" rosters to the POST Board.  We encourage agencies to send the document(s) via e-mail to We will also accept the training documents by mail or fax (651-643-3072) if needed.    You will find the "Affidavit of Attendance" rosters as well as more information regarding the "Tracking of Continuing Education Credits" on our website under the "Continuing Education" tab.   FYI...PATROL Online rosters will be submitted by the League of Minnesota Cities. An agency should only submit a roster from courses approved under their sponsor number.