Safety and Justice

Total Employees

The Safety and Justice (S&J) Service Team is comprised of five departments:
  • County Attorney’s Office.
  • Emergency Communications.
  • Emergency Management & Homeland Security.
  • Medical Examiner.
  • Sheriff’s Office.
Safety and Justice represents 24% of the county’s workforce; 910 of the county’s 3,803 employees. Employees of color represent 26% of the Safety and Justice workforce compared to 36% of the countywide workforce.
The majority of Safety and Justice positions are in the Protective Service EEO-4 category.

New Hires, Promotions and Separations

New Hires 
  • Safety and Justice had 58 of the 398 new hires at Ramsey County (15%).
  • 40% of the new hires in Safety and Justice were people of color. 
  • Safety and Justice had 79 of the 329 promotions at Ramsey County (24%).
  • 38% of the promotions in Safety and Justice were people of color.
  • Safety and Justice had 57 of the 395 separations at Ramsey County (14%).
  • 32% of the separations in Safety and Justice were people of color.

By Department


Employees by Race/Ethnicity

Employees by Gender

Employees by EEO-4 Categories

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