Guest Blogger: Sgt Scott McGraw on his experience at MSU Police Staff and Command

I am proud of our personnel.  They are an exceptional group of police professionals  who are highly motivated to be the best and welcome opportunities to improve themselves to the benefit of our agency and the community.  We give constant consideration to how we can grow our people in such a way as to maintain […]

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Today is Detective Damiani’s Last Day

Craig Damiani retired today after almost 28 years of service to the community.  He was hired here by my predecessor, Chief Jack Dalton, in 1990 as a police officer.  He was fresh out of MSU with a brand new degree in Criminal Justice.  I arrived in 1994 and became the chief in 1996.  I recommended […]

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Citizen Police Academy Starting Soon

After a long absence, we are happy to advise that we are bringing back our Citizen Police Academy.  It starts September 21st and runs for 9 weeks.   The goal of the academy is to show the students how policing in general and our department in specific operates in our community.  These academies are very […]

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UPDATE – Meet the officers who saved a 72 year old man from a fire in his home

I AM PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE DETROIT HUNDRED CLUB HAS SELECTED OFFICERS KEEBAUGH AND TAYLOR FOR THEIR MEDAL OF VALOR AWARD TO BE PRESENTED AT THEIR MEETING IN SEPTEMBER.   I appreciate the work of the Hundred Club in recognizing these worthy officers and everything they do for public safety officers and their families. […]

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Today We Said Good-bye to Lt. Cas Miarka

Today was Lt. Miarka’s last day as an Auburn Hills Police Officer Cas circa 2000 after nearly 26 years of service.  We had an open house here at the station so city employees, retirees, and community members could come in and wish him well.  He has been a steady force for good in this community […]

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HELP WANTED: Police Officers

Source: HELP WANTED: Police Officers I’m sharing a link to a source of education/inspiration I use myself and I advocate to our staff.  I don’t know the author(s) but I do know the content speaks directly to police leadership.  I particularly liked this one since these are days when few people want a police career. […]

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Great Job by Royal Oak Police

Cops understand that you never know what is going to happen in any given situation.  It starts out as one thing and ends up as something totally different. RO police officers did a great job in this situation.  A suspect goes from an arrestee to a mental health rescue in a matter of minutes/seconds. Royal […]

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Missing Girl ‘Tells’ Her Story on Sheriff’s Twitter Feed

The Palm Beach Florida Sheriff’s Office has taken an unusual step to generate more information on a decades old missing child case.   Missing persons cases are never really closed.  The investigators keep hoping that the right tip will come in allowing them to give the family some closure. Go to the website of the […]

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