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Courtsey Exterior Home Check 

Thieves often target homes of citizens who are on vacation or otherwise gone for an extended period of time. In response to this unique factor, the Kentwood Police Department has implemented a program that provides communtiy members with courtsey exterior home checks.

Contact Volunteer Coordinator Vicki Highland at (616)-656-6571 to arrange a courtesy exterior house check while you are away.

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Upcoming Events

Summer Entertainment Series

The City of Kentwood is combining its Summer Concert Series and Movies in the Park into the Summer Entertainment Series. The revamped event will be held on Thursday evenings from June 2nd through August 11th behind Kentwood City Hall at 4900 Breton Rd.SE. 

Click HERE for the brochure.

National Night Out

 August 2nd, 2016

For more information, please contact the Community Services Bureau at


Welcome to the Kentwood Police Department website.  The men and women of the Kentwood Police Department continually strive to serve the citizens of Kentwood through a dedication to reducing serious crime, increasing traffic safety, and serving the community with excellence.  We appreciate the opportunity to inform and communicate with you.  Please use this website to learn more about your community and your Police Department.

Thomas G. Hillen
Chief of Police



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