Carver County Sheriff
The City of Victoria contracts police services with the Carver County Sheriff's Office. The contract policing allows the City of Victoria to partner with the county and leverage resources together to share and reduce costs.
Public Safety Update
As noticed by the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, a Level 3 Predatory Offender, Mathhew Vanhecke, moved to the area of Woods Drive and Woods Circle in Victoria, MN on June 22, 2021. The Carver County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Minnesota Department of Corrections, provided information regarding the offender, his crimes, and general information regarding the Predatory Offender Registry in a public meeting on Monday, June 21, 2021. The Carver County Sheriff's Office recorded this meeting and will make the recording available to the public on its website.
- Notice of Level III Offender Moving to Victoria (PDF)
- Carver County Sheriff's Office Fact Sheet on Vanhecke (PDF)
- Department of Corrections Community Notification Resources
A Special Meeting of the Council including a Public Hearing is scheduled for July 19, 2021 at 5 p.m. The only agenda item is the Predatory Offender Residence Restrictions Ordinance. Residents can provide input and feedback on the proposed Ordinance amendments at this time.
Public Hearing: Predatory Offender Residence Restrictions Ordinance
- Date and Time: July 19, 2021 at 5 p.m.
- Location: Council Chambers, City Hall, Victoria, MN
Questions regarding the offender can be directed to the Carver County Sheriff’s Office at 952-361-1212.
Victoria Central Business District
Snowmobiles are prohibited on Victoria Drive between Stieger Lake Lane and Arboretum Boulevard and on all streets in the central business district of Victoria. If you have any questions, please contact the City of Victoria at 952-443-4210.
Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail
Snowmobiling on the LRT Trail into Victoria has been prohibited since 2006. The Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority (HCRRA) owns these corridors and has established a policy banning snowmobiles on the trail. If you have any questions, please contact the HCRRA at 612-348-9260.
Carver Park Reserve Trail
The trail through the Carver Park Reserve from County Road 11 to Stieger Lake Lane is closed to snowmobile traffic by the Three Rivers Park District. Access to the Victoria downtown area via the LRT and the Carver Park Trail from Chanhassen and Waconia is prohibited.