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Emergency Communications Operator

A City Wired To You

Grand Rapids, Michigan

The Batteries

This region offers a vibrant lifestyle filled with outdoor activities, exciting events, and big city lifestyle. Beaches, lake life, festivals, parks and rec, concerts. Here you have the ability to get away from the job for physical and mental health for a better and healthier work-life balance.

Beaches > Lakes > Festivals > Parks > Concerts > Zoo> Museums >


Our community is rooting for us every day in every way. We have local organizations and partnerships who are invested in the service we provide. We are seen as heroes, we are viewed as the bridge between community and safety. 

Community Connections

The Grand Rapids police Department is about tapping into the community, building strong relationships, and making lifelong friends.  We are Wired for our City and the people who work alongside us to keep the community on the right path.

Are You Ready

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