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Monroe Police Department

100 E. Second St.
Monroe, MI. 48161
(734) 243-7500
(734) 243-7512 fax
(734) 241-3300 Central Dispatch

Emergencies and to report crimes in progress 9-1-1 
Non-Emergency line to Central Dispatch 734-241-3300 Monroe Police Department business line: 734-243-7500 Monroe Fire Department business line: 734-241-1626

Report Suspicious Persons or Activity

Call Monroe County Central Dispatch at 734-241-3300 to report anything suspicious in the neighborhood. Monroe Police will respond to investigate. Your help is critical.

You can also contact Crime Stoppers of Michigan's anonymous tip line using the Toll Free number, 1-800-SPEAK-UP (1-800-773-2587).  NOTE:  Crime Stoppers of Michigan should not be utilized for the purposes of immediate police assistance.  

Public Safety Administration

Chad J. Tolstedt, Director of Public Safety
Phone:  734-243-7500
Email: [email protected]

Police Administration

Derek Lindsay, Police Commander
Phone: 734.243.7518
Email: [email protected]

John Wall, Administrative Commander
Phone: 734.243.7502
Email: [email protected]

Property Clerk

Dino Mancini
Phone: 734.243.7508
Email: [email protected]

Police Detective Bureau

Tyler Dickerson, Captain
Phone: 734-243-7524
Email:  [email protected]

Michael Merkle, Detective
Phone: 734.243.7517
Email: [email protected]

Christopher Nelson, Detective
Phone: 734-243-7509

Brian Winsjansen, Detective
Phone: 734-243-7510

Joshua Sawdy, School Resource Officer
Phone: 734-265-4052

Dispatch - Emergency

Phone: 911

Dispatch - Non-Emergency

Phone: 734.241.3300

Police Records Bureau

Email: [email protected]
Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM: Monday through Friday  
Mike Brooks
Records Bureau Supervisor
[email protected]

Police Shift Commander

Brent Cathey, Captain
Phone: 734-243-7524
Email: [email protected]

Jeff Carter, Captain
Phone: 734-243-7521
Email: [email protected]

Daniel Clanton, Captain
Phone: 734-243-7521
Email: [email protected]

Paul Mark, Captain
Phone: 734-243-7521
Email:  [email protected]

Aaron Oetjens, Captain
Phone:  734-243-7521
Email: [email protected]

Police Professional Standards

Terese Herrick, Captain
Phone: 734-243-7513
Email: [email protected] 

Snow Emergency Line

Phone: 734.241.5511