Board of Police Commissioners

Police Headquarters
1301 Third Ave., Suite 767-South
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: (313) 596-1830
Fax:  (313) 596-1831
TTY: 711 or (800) 649-3777


Willie  Bell-Dist. 4 , Chairperson
Lisa Carter-Dist. 6, Vice Chairperson
Richard Shelby-Dist. 1
Wendell L. Byrd-Dist. 2
Reginald Crawford-Dist. 3
Willie E. Burton-Dist. 5
Ricardo R. Moore-Dist. 7   

Jessica Taylor-Appointed
Donnell R. White-Appointed


To increase public confidence in the Detroit Police Department by providing accountability through competent, objective and effective civilian oversight in the following ways:   
  • Review, evaluation and establishment of Police Department policies, rules and regulations. 
  • Review and approve Police Department budget.
  • Act as final authority in imposing and reviewing discipline of employees of the Department
  • Prepare an Annual Report of Police Department activities, including the handling of crime, complaints and of future plans.
  • Review and approve Police Department promotions

Towing Rules