East Precinct, Kent County Sheriff Department
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Non-Emergency Police: (616) 632-6100 (press "1")
Detective Bureau: (616) 632-6125
Traffic and Safety: (616) 632-6239
Community Policing: (616) 632-6220
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Ada Township - East Precinct Contacts:
The mission of the Sheriff's Uniformed Law Enforcement Division is to provide general, high visibility police patrol and protection in conjunction with the responsibility pertaining to the investigation of criminal, civil, and traffic related matters. This division additionally provides public awareness through education and community programs. By utilizing continuous training and updated technology, the road patrol deputy can be efficient in police service, along with achieving proper and positive action even in the most trying circumstances.
The East Precinct is comprised of the townships of Ada, Cascade, and Grand Rapids Townships. Patrol coverage is based on a roaming patrol of all three townships. The East Precinct has 12 deputies specifically assigned to teh townships of Ada, Cascade, and Grand Rapids townships. East Precinct Deputies are based out of headquarters at 701 Ball Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI. Citizens living in the East Precinct that require support services (copies of police reports, gun permits, etc.) are invited to visit the main office located at 701 Ball Avenue.
Ada, Cascade, and Grand Rapids townships share a community police officer who is available to community groups to help identify and resolve issues within those townships. Requests for assistance from community policing can be made by calling (616) 632-3220.
The East Precinct also has a Facebook page. "Friend" East Precinct on Facebook to get up-to-date community alerts and activities in the area.
Communit Alerts (Formerly Neighborhood Watch):
Through www.accesskent.com, you can sign up to receive Community Alerts. Community Alerts is a way to get up-to-date information on crimes and concerns in the community. You can request the information via text or email. We will be switching our neighborhood watch information over to community alerts. Sign up today!
Vacation House Watch:
Visit www.accesskent.com to learn about a feature designed to provide residents with vacation house watch. Sign up while you are out of town, and a retired volunteer will check on your property.