2010 was record year for mortgage foreclosures in Dakota County
The number of mortgage foreclosures in Dakota County increased by about 300 in 2010, compared to 2009, according to the most recent figures numbers released by that office. Sales totaled 2,168.
According to Sgt. Rob Shingledecker, who is in charge of the Sheriff's Office Civil Division, the number is close to the number recorded in 2008, when 2,059 foreclosures were reported.