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...

read more…

Deputy Chief of Police

The Brownstown Police Department is committed to providing quality law enforcement to the residents, businesses and visitors to the Township. The Department employs 35 sworn law enforcement officers supported by 10 civilian...

read more…

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.

read more…

Brownstown Breaking News Alerts

Officers Presented With Life Saving Awards

On January 19, 2015, Officers Andrew Starzec and Bryan Roberts were presented Life Saving Award Citations at the Township Board Meeting.   The awards were for their efforts in saving the life of the mother of  a subject involved in a traffic crash that they were handling.  Mrs. Reeves had come to the accident...

read more…

Key Bank Robbery – January 20, 2015

Key Bank robbery Suspects

read more…

Officers Presented With Lifesaving Award

Officer Andrew Starzec and Officer Ryan Michels were presented Lifesaving Award Citations and pins at the November 17th Township Board meeting.   The award was for their efforts in saving the life of an unknown male subject that was found unconcious in a vehicle on Eric Street in the Township.  After receiving...

read more…

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....

read more…