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​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.

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Ann Arbor Police Department News and Events

November 18, 2015 - Check out our latest episode of A2 Shield.  In this episode officers respond to questions about parking, traffic, and detective work.  Check it out by clicking on this link -


November 12, 2015 - On Monday, November 16, City Council will consider a recommendation by Ann Arbor's City Administrator Steve Powers to appoint James White to Police Chief.  If confirmed by City Council, White is expected to begin leading the AAPD on January 11, 2016. Click here for more details.


October 27, 2015 -  The Ann Arbor Police Department has an opening for the position of Police Officer.  Please click here for the full job description and to apply.  Applications must be submitted online.  Applications are being accepted until the position is filled.


September 21, 2015 - If you have a nonemergency police issue and would like a timely response please call our dispatch center at 734.994.2911.  If you wish to contact us about a nonemergency issue via email, please email  Please note that this email box is a general inbox and is monitored as time and staffing allow. 


September 10, 2015 - 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. 

  1. AAPD Tip Line:  734.794.6939 OR
  2. Crime Stoppers:  800.SPEAK UP or 734.794.6932  


September 4, 2015 - To report illegal dumping, potholes, street light outages, malfunctioning traffic signals, graffiti on public property and missing or damaged street signs, please click here or use the A2 Fix It App.


August 31, 2015 - Have a traffic complaint? Complete the online Ann Arbor Traffic Complaint Questionnaire. Your feedback will be sent directly to the police department for review.

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