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airport police

Airport Police officers, licensed by the Minnesota Peace Officers Standards and Training Board, patrol the entire MSP Airport campus, including the highways surrounding the airport, parking ramps, terminal buildings, roadways and curbside area.

Learn more about our dynamic airport police department: MSP Airport Police Video.

Police Station Locations

The Airport Police Operations Center is located in the public area of Terminal 1-Lindbergh on the Baggage Claim Level near Door 1. Terminal 2-Humphrey also has a small police office between the ticketing and baggage claim areas on Level 1.


In an emergency, call 9-1-1 from any airport pay phone, or your cell phone if you are in the terminal area. You may also contact them by dialing 228 from the Airport Assistance Phones located throughout the terminal or by dialing 612-726-5577 from any phone.

Contact the Airport Police Department
  • Emergency
    Dial 9-1-1
  • Non-emergency/File a Police Report
  • Text an anonymous tip
    Type MSPTIP and your message,     then send it to 274637 (CRIMES on most phones). Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Standard texting rates apply.
  • Airport Police Administration
    Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., M-F
  • Investigations Unit
  • Comments/Complaints
  • Public Data/Report Requests
    Download an Information Disclosure Request form to request reports or data from the police department. Email completed forms to Call
    612-726-5115 with questions.

*Dial 9-1-1 to report a crime, accident or traffic issues. Airport Police Administrative and Comment/Complaint lines are answered during business hours only.