Message From the Director of Public Safety

Thank you for visiting the Brownstown Police web page. I believe you will be convinced that the men and women of the department work tirelessly to pursue ways to provide the best of service value from the tax dollars we receive. We here at the station have a commitment to service excellence and will strive for nothing less. This means we believe you deserve the best of service and we continue to use consumer driven technologies to innovate...

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Deputy Chief of Police

Season’s Greetings.  During this season we wish you joy and happiness.  Please practice safe holiday festivities so all may enjoy the season.  Please drink responsibly and don’t drink and drive.  Ensure all...

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The Brownstown Police Department is bestowed with the duty of safeguarding all Brownstown citizens from crime and helping citizens when emergencies arise. The Uniformed Patrol Division patrols and responds to all calls for service within the incorporated area of the Township of Brownstown taking appropriate action as necessary. Members of the Uniformed Patrol are responsible for patrolling the township's streets, responding to calls for service, conducting preliminary criminal investigations, responding to emergencies, serving misdemeanor warrants, enforcing traffic laws and investigating accidents. Protecting the citizens of the township is top priority. Officers strive to do this in a respectful manner based on their commitment to excellence, mission, and values and beliefs.

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Brownstown Breaking News Alerts

RETIREMENT OF D/LT. ROBERT GRANT

On January 29, 2016, D/Lt. Robert Grant retired from the Brownstown Police Department after 29 years of service.  Grant started as a patrol officer in 1987.  He was assigned to the  Downriver Narcotics Organization (DRANO) and to the DEA from 1991-1995.  In 1998, Grant was promoted to the rank of...

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Happy Holidays

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Retirement of Ofc. Sean Pacheco

Ofc. Sean Pacheco retired from the Brownstown Twp. Police Department after 32 years of service.  Ofc. Pacheco was a road patrol officer and a crime scene technician.  He also served as a narcotics officer for two years in the Downriver Area Narcotics Organization.  During his career, Ofc. Pacheco received...

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History of the Brownstown Police Department

History of Brownstown Police Department

The early 1980's found the nation and Southeast Michigan struggling with an economic recession. Brownstown at the time relied on the Wayne County Sheriffs Office for police services with some help from the Michigan State Police. Being a "Charter" Township instead of a "General Law" Township provided Brownstown with protection against annexation from surrounding cities....

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