14710 Reaume Parkway, Southgate, Michigan 48195
Police Department Directory
Our Mission Statement
The mission of the Southgate Police Department is to...
Protect Public Safety while respecting the rights and dignity of all people;
Promote a safe and secure environment, free from crime and the fear of crime;
Maintain order and provide the expected service that the community desires;
Practice our core values of honesty, integrity, respect and service;
Select and retain quality personnel who will best represent the
police profession and the City of Southgate.
Entry Level Police Officer
To apply, go to EMPCO’S website at www.empco.net to register for your written exam. The written exam must be completed by 5:00 pm on August 20, 2014.
Empco, Inc. has been contracted to facilitate the written examination process. Candidates passing the written examination will be contacted
to complete an application.
Director of Public Safety Thomas Coombs
Chief of Police Jeffrey Smith
Administrative Assistant Emily Stacy
Public Safety Operations Assistant Trina Lengyel
Detective Lieutenant Doede
Detective Sergeant Fobar
Detective Sergeant Reynolds
Detective Sergeant Flynn
Detective Sergeant Chirillo
734-258-3047 or 734-258-3054
Hours may vary, please call
to verify times & fees.
Monday - CLOSED
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(closed Noon to 1:00 p.m. for lunch)
Wednesday - 8:00 a.m. to Noon
The Southgate Police Records Bureau performs a variety of services to the public:
Local Background Checks
Copies of Police Reports*
Fingerprinting (Ink Only)**
*Accident reports are now available online. Please go to: www.michigan.gov/msp
and click on the TCPS (Traffic Crash Purchasing System) icon. Accident reports
purchased online at this website cost $10.00 by credit card.
**Southgate Residents Only- Must have current Driver's License or State ID
Tuesdays & Thursdays
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
No appointment is necessary
$10.00 per card
Gun Permit Hours:
Monday - CLOSED
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday - 8:30 a.m. to Noon
CCW's (Concealed Pistol License)
Anyone interested in applying can pick up an application packet at the
Southgate Police Department
(Processing & fingerprinting for a CCW permit is done through Wayne County)
Please click here to view more CCW Information.
ICHAT (Internet Criminal History Access Tool)
For information on searching the
Michigan State Police Criminal HistoryDatabase, please go to:
then click ICHAT.
"Working to Keep Southgate Beautiful"
Code Enforcement Officer Bernadette Moore
Operation Medicine Cabinet
Prescription Drug Drop Off
Please click here for additional information on our
Operation Medicine Cabinet Program.