257th Military Police Company
The 257th Military Police Company (257th MP) is a Minnesota National Guard company based in Monticello. Soldiers in the 257th MP Co. are trained to perform a variety of tasks during both peacetime and war. The 257th MP Co. is capable of supporting the US Army with a trained and ready combat force and is prepared to support the State of Minnesota with troops capable of assisting civil authorities. Military police have five main operations and responsibilities: maneuver and mobility, area security, internment and resettlement, law and order, and intelligence.