Police Department Overview


Dial 911 for Emergencies

Non-Emergency Police Assistance

24 hours a day, 7 days a week
(616) 453-5441

  Administrative Offices
& Records Bureau
Monday through Thursday

7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday 7:30am to 11:30am
(616) 791-6812

By Email

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Please call (616) 453-5441

for immediate Police assistance.

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          Keith Mankel
        Chief of Police
       (616) 791-6800
     (Business Hours)

Mission Statement
The primary mission of the Walker Police Department is to protect
life and property and enhance the quality of life of the citizens of this community through
the enforcement of the law and by creating a partnership with the members of this community
to facilitate the common goal.

Community Policing
A partnership between neighborhoods/businesses and the Police Department has been created.  Our Community Resource Officer is assigned to work with each of the City police districts. Their responsibility is to serve as a liaison between Walker neighborhood watch groups, businesses, area schools and the department.

Crime Prevention
Community education to prevent and solve crimes and deter criminal activity

Types of Programs include (but are not limited to): _MG_6216

  • Bi-Annual Neighborhood Watch Meetings
  • Home Security Survey *for Businesses only, home check booklets available by request from our Community Resource Officer
  • Property Checks *completed by our Volunteer Unit, please call our Records Department to set-up

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