For emergencies that do not require assistance from the police or fire department, such as minor auto accidents, identity theft, etc. please call the number listed above.
If you require an accident or police report, background check, among other department services call the listed number.
SILENT OBSERVER: 616.774.2345
Send information anonymously regarding criminal activity to assist police department solve cases. Call the number listed or you can provide the same information on the Silent Observer website at www.silentobserver.org.
GRAND RAPIDS ONLINE CRIME REPORTS
Website shows locations of sex offenders and recent crimes throughout the Grand Rapids area. Simply enter address for specific area and the online report will provide information on the various crimes committed in that locale. Advanced searches will allow users to specify certain dates as well as detailing specific crimes only. Click HERE to access website.
The following information of city services are provided to assist with some of the more immediate resources residents tend to utilize on a daily basis.
For incidents that require immediate police dispatch such as automobile accident, fire, domestic dispute, robbery, assault, medical assistance, and similar high-priority situations.
HOW TO CALL
Officer Ryan Ricertson 616.570.8481
South 5, Baxter neighborhood
Officer Kate Strong 616.520.3480
South 6, MLK neighborhood
Marian Barerra-Young: 616.821.3740
South 5 & 6, Baxter and MLK neighborhoods