Police Department Information

The Pleasant Ridge Police Officers are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We contract dispatch services on weekdays after 5:00pm, weekends, and holidays.  If you need to contact us, you may call 248-541-2900 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need an officer, press 1 to be connected to police dispatch. There is also a telephone in the City Hall parking lot. Simply press the button and it will ring to dispatch.  This phone may be used for regular and emergency phone calls.


Messages may be left on Chief Nowak's voice mail at (248) 541-2900.

Traffic crash reports can be picked up at Police station for a cost of $7 Mon-Fri 8am-4pm or can be purchased online at the following website: https://payments.clemis.org/extservices

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There has been an increase in larcenies from autos, and in each case the car was unlocked. Please lock your homes and cars.  It is our first line of defense against criminals, and the easiest to do.


-Keep in mind that you have to move any car parked on the street within 48 hours.
-Do not block sidewalks.
-Stored vehicles have to be properly tagged, and in running condition if outside.
-Park your cars in your drive if a snow is expected.  It facilitates getting the snow plowed.
-Watch the leaf piles when you park.  Hot exhaust can ignite leaves.

Pets
Please remember that all dogs walked on City property must be on a leash.  No dogs are allowed in posted City parks.

Trash schedules
Place your trash out at the curb after 6:00pm on Thursdays, and pick up the receptacles no later than 12 hours after collection.

Garage Sales
Garage sales must have a permit.  You can pick a free permit up at City Hall or the Police Department.

Bike Registration
All bikes must be registered with the Police Department.  Bring your bike in, along with $1.00  and we will be happy to register it for you.

Vacation Checks
We will check your home while you are away.  Call or come during business hours so we can get your information.

Suspicious Situations
Report all suspicious people and activity!  Your eyes and ears will help keep Pleasant Ridge safe.

Gun Locks
Lock your firearm.  come to the Police Department during business hours and pick up a gun lock for free.

Dog Licenses
Dog licenses must be puchased on or before June 1 of the current year.  The cost of a dog license is $7.50 if purchased before June 1, and $30.00 after that date.  Proof of valid rabies vaccination required,  (no exceptions).  Licenses may be purchased at City Hall during regular business hours, Monday through Thursday, 8:00 to 5:00 p.m. or on-line 24 hours a day.

Questions/Concerns
If you have any police related questions, please do not hesitate to call.  The Police Department is here to serve you 24 hours a day.