Bay County Police Department

Find Bay County Michigan police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.


Bay City Police Department 405 North Euclid Avenue Bay MI 48706 517-332-2521


Essexville Department of Public Safety 1107 Woodside Avenue Essexville MI 48732 989-892-2543

Hampton Twp Police Department 745 West Center Road Essexville MI 48732 989-892-0571

Pinconning Police Department 208 Manitou Street Pinconning MI 48650 989-879-4270

About Bay County Police Departments

Police Departments in Bay County, MI are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Bay County community. Bay County police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Bay County public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Bay County police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Bay County Police jobs and employment
Bay County Criminal Records

Bay County Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Bay County crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Bay County Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of Michigan and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Bay County, MI and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Bay County are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Bay County Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Bay County Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Bay County traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Bay County Police Dept Specialized Units

The Bay County Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Bay County community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.