Mission Statement: To provide protection and service to all.
Vision Statement: All Ann Arbor police personnel are partners with the public and city administration to help the community successfully fulfill its desired destiny.
Ann Arbor Police Department News and Events
March 14, 2017 - The City of Ann Arbor Police Department has expanded its social media connection with the community by launching the department's Twitter account. The Ann Arbor Police Department also uses other forms of social media to connect with its citizens.
March 14, 2017 - Check out the latest Ann Arbor Shield episode - An interesting panel discussion on police and viral videos on social media.
March 1, 2017 - The Ann Arbor Police Department is inviting residents and businesses in the city to attend a Neighborhood Watch Community Meeting. AAPD will share information about police department programs and changes within the department; area-specific crime statistics; prevention tips; and how to stay informed and get involved. These meetings will also provide the opportunity to ask questions or voice concerns. Downtown and Southeast Area Meeting — Scarlett Middle School Media Center, Thursday, March 16, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. Westside Area Meeting — Forsythe Middle School Media Center, Thursday, April 20, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. Northeast Area Meeting — Clague Middle School Media Center, Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.
January 27, 2017 - The Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) has issued a survey to answer the question, "what steps can be taken to strengthen public trust and confidence in the police in your community?" This survey is part of a study requested by Governor Snyder (PDF).
January 15, 2017 - Did you lose an item while in Ann Arbor? We may have it! Our property page has the latest listing of items that have been turned in to the AAPD. If you think an item on the list may be the one that you are missing, please call 734.794.6952 to schedule a time pick-up the item.
January 1, 2017 - Speak Up, Provide Tips Anonymously
If you have information related to a crime or potential crime, please report it to us. You may remain anonymous when reporting the information.
Crime Stoppers: 800.SPEAK UP or 734.794.6932
December 20, 2016 - Report a problem - illegal dumping, potholes, street light outages, malfunctioning traffic signals, graffiti on public property and missing or damaged street signs.
December 5, 2016 - Have a traffic complaint? Complete the online
Ann Arbor Traffic Complaint Questionnaire. Your feedback will be sent directly to the police department for review.