Department of Public Safety
435 North Michigan Ave
Big Rapids, Mi 49307
The Big Rapids Department of Public Safety, Police Division employs 18 full time police officers, 4 part time police officers, several service officers, and 1 full-time administrative assistant. All police personnel are under the command of a Deputy Director.
The Police Division operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and provides a variety of specialized services.
The Police Division provides services to all of Big Rapids, except the campus of Ferris State University. It also assists other local law enforcement agencies in the area.
All full and part time police officers are MCOLES certified police officers.