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 new ways...

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Deputy Chief of Police

The days are getting longer and the weather is beginning to brighten up, spring will soon be here.  Along with the beautiful days ahead comes spring break, prom and graduation seasons. ...

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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

30-Year Anniversary

February 17, 2017 marks 30 years of service with the Brownstown Police Department for Deputy Chief Robert Matthews and D/Sgt. William Huddleston.  Thirty years is quite a milestone and we would like to thank both Deputy Chief Matthews and D/Sgt. Huddleston for their hard work and dedication to the police...

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The Brownstown Police Department is Recruiting

The Brownstown Police Department is currently taking applications for the position of Police Officer. Interested candidates in this position are encouraged to check out the Departments Recruiting page at the following link: Brownstown Police Recruiting Page .

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Suspicious Bus Stop Incident on February 6th

  On February 6th, Brownstown Police responded to a suspicious incident that happened at the bus stop in the Hamptons Apartments near building 12. It was reported that a newer dark green mini-van, possibly a Dodge Caravan, dark green in color, pulled up next to a young male student,...

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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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