Your safety is our highest priority. We will work together as a department and in partnership with the community to ensure all people feel safe and are safe in Grand Rapids. We are committed to being an effective, inclusive, and modern police department and advancing public safety while earning the trust and pride of those we serve. We value service delivered with compassion and courage; equity in providing fair and just services for all individuals; integrity of purpose and action; and being transparent and accountable in all we do. I am proud to lead this department and to serve Grand Rapids.
~Chief Eric Winstrom
Connect with the City's emergency alert system
You can get information - from neighborhood messages to breaking emergency notifications - sent to your phone.
Register for Alerts
Neighborhood Policing and Service Area Maps
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 policing and service areas and how we serve each one.
GRPD Strategic Plan (Updated February 2023)
We are committed to continuous learning, constant improvement, and policing in a manner embraced by our community, and which recognizes the Constitution as the foundation for policing and our success. Building trust, recruiting and retaining exceptional personnel, reducing crime, and seeking justice for victims is our focus. This strategic plan offers a roadmap for achieving success.
Download the Strategic Plan(PDF, 37MB)
Police Metric Dashboard
Check out the Police Metric Dashboard for GRPD's progress on various metrics related to:
- Community Engagement
- Crime Statistics
View Police Dashboard