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Mikkelson seeks re-election as Todd County Sheriff

Todd County Sheriff Peter J. Mikkelson said he will seek another term as Todd County sheriff in the upcoming election.

Mikkelson is completing his first term as sheriff, which he started in 2007.

Mikkelson started his career in law enforcement in 1979 with the Clarissa and Browerville police departments. From 1981 to 1987 he was a patrolman for the St. Bonifacius - Minnetrista Public Safety Department in the western part of Hennepin County.

Mikkelson was hired as a deputy with the Todd County Sheriff's Office in 1987 and served in that capacity until he was elected sheriff. Mikkelson and his family live in the Bertha area.