Police Dept.

Ross E. Bates
Chief of Police

3000 Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 147
St Joseph, MI 49085

Police Emergencies: 9-1-1
Police Dispatch: (269) 983-3060 (24 hours)
Administration/Records: (269) 429-6890
(7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday)
Police Department Fax: (269) 429-7303 (24 hours)


The St. Joseph Charter Township Police Department is a full service Police Department operating 365 days a year.It is responsible for the protection of life and property; the enforcement of all laws; the apprehension of criminals; and the prevention of crime.

The police department was founded in April 1973 and currently employs 11 full time sworn officers; 3 part time sworn officers; 1 full time civilian employee; and 1 part time civilian employee.

Administrative office hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (except holidays). Officers are dispatched 24 hours a day by the Berrien County Communications Center.

Links

Traffic Crash Purchasing System (TCPS)
Crime Stoppers (Anonymous Tip Line)
Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry
Federal Trade Commission (ID Theft)
FTC Consumer Sentinel Network
Social Security Card Safeguards
Michigan State Police (ID Theft & Computer Crimes)
FBI (Internet Crime)
National Do Not Call List

Drug Tests

Drug Tests are Available at the St. Joseph Township Police Department! Each Drug Test is $5.00

The sales of these tests are anonymous.Your name will not be required when purchasing.