Operations

Field Operations

Senior Deputy Police Chief - Operations: John Blue
Phone: (269) 329-4564
Email: Senior Deputy Chief

This division is responsible for the coordination and oversight of daily field operations, including patrol activities and criminal investigations, field training and overall supervision of police officers and police reserves, oversight of drug and vice operations, crime prevention and many other operational functions of the Police Division.

  • Patrol 
    Acting Lieutenant Matt Wolfe
    Phone: (269) 329-4508
    Email: Patrol Lieutenant

    This section is responsible for the daily coordination of patrol officer activities providing coverage to the community, responding to calls for police service, and oversight of the school resource officers.
  • Investigations
    Lieutenant Brian VandenBrink
    Phone: (269) 329-4574
    Email: Lieutenant Brian VandenBrink

    This section is responsible for the coordination and oversight of follow-up criminal investigations, overall supervision of the detectives, crime prevention, and oversight of drugs and vice operations.