Child Passenger Safety Technician


Did you know that 7 out of 10 child safety seats are used incorrectly in Minnesota?


The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office has a certified Child Passenger Safety Technician available free of charge to help teach parents and/or caregivers to make sure the children in their care are properly restrained in the appropriate seat given the child's age, height and weight.



Common Child Passenger Mistakes:

Contact Deputy Sandy Dose at 952-891-7305 or the Dakota County Sheriff's Office to schedule an appointment and give yourself peace of mind that you have installed your seat correctly, and answer any questions you may have.


There are alos websites you can visit for more information on recall's, car seat laws, resource material, inspection clinics or just to find a technician nar you to schedule an inspection.


Buckle Up Kids MN
Safe Kids
Safe Car
Dakota County



For more information please contact Sandra.Dose@co.dakota.mn.us


Last Updated: 4/1/2016
Last Reviewed: 4/11/2016

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Dakota County Sheriff's Office

1580 Highway 55
Hastings, MN 55033

Emergency/Non-Emergency: 911