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Grosse Ile Police Reserve Openings
The Grosse Ile Police Department is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Reserve Police Officer.  This is a volunteer position serving under the direction of the Chief of Police, and the officers of the police department.  Some duties include;  Crowd control and traffic direction at parades, festivals, and school events, as well as community wide functions such as fun runs, and biathlon competitions.

The qualified individual will possess a high school diploma or GED, a clean driving and criminal record, be at least 21 years of age and possess a CPL.  Prior law enforcement experience or a certificate from a comparable reserve training academy is desired, though reserve academy training may be provided.

 Interested persons can pick up and return an application at the police department front desk.

 New Addition to the Department
The Grosse Ile Police Department recently hired Alan Benson as a new officer for the department.  Officer Benson comes to Grosse Ile after having recently graduated from the Washtenaw County Police Academy.  Officer Benson has been a resident of Downriver all of his life.

Benson
Supervisor Loftus swearing in Officer Benson after approval from Township Board.



Chief Porcarelli
Joseph Porcarelli, 
Chief of Police
24525 Meridian Road,
Grosse Ile, Michigan. 48138 
(734) 676-7100
Police Administration
Direct FAX: (734) 676-7428
 
   

Comments from the Chief:
Grosse Ile Township recently received the “Safest Community in Michigan” award. I would like to thank the citizens of Grosse Ile who have constantly supported us through good times and bad.  We continue to strive to make Grosse Ile the safest community for the people who live, work and visit.

As the Chief of Police, I am not only proud to be a part of this community but proud to serve the people of Grosse Ile and give them the service they truly deserve.


 

 
Mission Statement:
To enhance the quality of life on Grosse Ile by providing prompt, professional community oriented police services, while enforcing state statutes and local ordinances for a safe and secure community.