Protect life and property, prevent crime, and ensure all people feel safe and are safe at all times throughout our community.
In partnership with our community, we will become the safest mid-sized city and most trusted police department in the United States.
Service: Through compassion, empathy, and courage, we are driven to meet the public safety needs of our community.
Equity: We acknowledge that historically, segments of our community, including people of color, low income residents, and others, have been disproportionately impacted by City policies, policing practices, and the criminal justice system. We are committed to providing fair and just services for all individuals.
Integrity: We will do the right thing, at the right time, for the right reasons.
Accountability: We are committed to transparency and will always take responsibility for our actions.
Report a Crime
For emergencies dial 911.
To report a non-emergency crime, you have a few options. Learn more about how to report crime online, on the phone, or in person.
Report a Crime
Connect with GRPD and Receive Emergency Text Message Alerts
You can get information - from neighborhood messages to breaking emergency notifications - sent to your phone.
Register for Alerts
Neighborhood Service Areas
To make sure that we're serving everyone in our community, we have five service areas. This helps us make sure that each area gets the unique services it needs. You can find out more about our neighborhood service areas and how we serve each one.
Strategic Plan FY 2021- FY 2023
The Police Department’s strategic plan will transform policing in our city. It calls for a neighborhood-based policing model that will provide measurable outcomes and help the department build and maintain trust with the community.
On August 11, 2020, the GRPD presented the Strategic Plan to the City Commission.
Police Metric Dashboard
Check out the Police Metric Dashboard for GRPD's progress on various metrics related to:
- Community Engagement
- Crime Statistics
- Criminal Charge Statistics
View Police Dashboard
Fiscal Year 2021 Budget
The Grand Rapids Police Department’s (GRPD) 2021 Fiscal Year begins July 1, 2020 and runs through June 30, 2021. The City adopted GRPD budget is presented with drill-down capability for varying levels of data analysis ranging from department total to individual units and expenditure objects.