Police Department

Welcome to the Police Department!


The Norton Shores Police Department is a full-service law enforcement organization, consisting of 39 dedicated employees. In addition to the Chief of Police, the Department includes two lieutenants, six sergeants, six corporals, twenty-two police officers, three full-time clerks and several part-time/seasonal cadets. In order to provide efficient service, the Department has been separated into four main functions:  Administration, Patrol, Investigations, and Special Services. Please visit the individual pages for each function for additional information.


The Chief of Police is responsible for the overall administration of the Police Department, including fiscal management, policy and procedure development, and management of human resources.


I hope that you find this page about our Police Department to be informative. Below is a slideshow of current events, services offered, and public safety tips.


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