Kingsford, Michigan Police Station Information
The table offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Kingsford, MI. The total number of reported crimes in Kingsford, MI is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Kingsford, MI crime rate is 71% lower than the Michigan average and is 76% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Kingsford, MI has a violent crime rate that is 87% lower than the Michigan average and 84% lower than the national average. For property crime, Kingsford, MI is 67% lower than the Michigan average and 75% lower than the national average.
Facts about crime in Kingsford, Michigan:
- The overall crime rate in Kingsford is 76% lower than the national average.
- For every 100,000 people, there are 1.81 daily crimes that occur in Kingsford.
- Kingsford is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States.
- In Kingsford you have a 1 in 152 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
- The number of total year over year crimes in Kingsford has decreased by 41%.
Officers of the Kingsford Public Safety Department work to serve the people of Kingsford. Their mission is to safeguard the lives and property of all citizens. Officers diligently and courteously carry out their duties and responsibilities in order to improve the quality of life for the people in our community.
Officers work persistently to solve crimes committed within the city while holding offenders responsible for their actions. Public Safety Officers enforce the laws fairly and without prejudice. Officers work tirelessly to extinguish fires, protect exposures and preserve valued property. The prevention of crime and fires are a high priority within the department.
The city will strive to hire officers who have high values, integrity, loyalty, and compassion, officers who take pride in themselves, the department and their community.
Kingsford Police Department Address:
Brian Metras, Director of Public Safety
510 South Westwood Avenue,
Kingsford, MI 49802
The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office is also the jail of the county. In the spring of 1997 the jail was remodeled and expanded to house additional prisoners. The jail has a total bed capacity of 71 beds/inmates, housing both male and female inmates.
Under the Corrections Division, the Office also has a Sheriff’s Work Van program. The program provides free community service to local non-profit and governmental agencies. People are assigned to this program via the District Court in lieu of jail time. It is offered to Misdemeanor crimes only and only to non security risk violators. This program provides valuable community service and frees up valuable jail bed space for the more serious offenders.
Other programs at the Correctional Center are Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous, Gideons, Community Schools, chaplaincy program, and mental health counseling.
Kingsford, Michigan Jail:
Address 1: 510 S Westwood Ave
Zip Code: 49802-1103
County: Dickinson County
Phone #: 906-774-1265
Fax #: 906-774-0645
Type: Police Departments
Population Served: 5800
Number of Officers: 20