Sheriff Department

Law Enforcement Division-Patrol

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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Sheriff’s Uniformed Patrol Division is to provide general, high visibility police patrol and protection in conjunction with investigation of criminal, civil, and traffic-related matters. This division additionally provides public awareness through education and community programs. By utilizing continuous training and updated technology, the road patrol deputy can be efficient in police service, along with achieving proper and positive action even in the most trying circumstances.

Map Instructions

Click on Township name to download annual crime statistics, click on the city name to access websites.

rockford
byron
gaines
caledonia
bowne
kentwood
wyoming
grandville
walker
grand rapids
east grand rapids
cascade
lowell
lowell
grand rapids twp
ada
vergennes
grattan
Cedar Springs cannon
plainfield
alpine
oakfield
courtland
algoma
Sparta sparta spencer Village of Sandlake nelson solon tyrone

Command Staff

Captain Dave Kok
dave.kok@kentcountymi.gov
Oversees the Patrol Enforcement Division

Lt. Nick Kaechele
Nick.kaechele@kentcountymi.gov
Oversees night shift operations

Lt. Troy Woodwyk
troy.woodwyk@kentcountymi.gov
Is in charge of the East and South Sectors

Lt. Heather Martin
heather.martin@kentcountymi.gov
In charge of the North and Central Sectors

Lt. Russ Larson
Russ.larson@kentcountymi.gov
Oversees night shift operations

Standard Patrol Vehicle Equipment for use by Patrol Deputies:

  • In-car Video System
  • Electronic Tickets
  • Electronic Traffic Crash Reports
  • Mobile Data Computers
  • Wireless Internet Connections
  • Radar/Lidar Equipment for Traffic Enforcement
  • Patrol Rifles, tasers, bean bag shotguns
  • Breaching Equipment