Grand Rapids at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Grand Rapids Police Department

  • 291 Officers
  • 69 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.44 Grand Rapids
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Grand Rapids Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $5.7M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Grand Rapids
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$120,000.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2023
GRAND RAPIDS, CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS, MI LEMHWA PROJECT Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$143,884.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
GRAND RAPIDS, CITY OF NEIGHBORHOOD-BASED PUBLIC SAFETY; CHATBOX SOFTWARE Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$625,000.00 7/1/2020
6/30/2023
GRAND RAPIDS, CITY OF CHP Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$104,515.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS MET IS A CONTINUING PROJECT WHICH EMPHASIZES THE COOPERATION OF LOCAL, COUNTY, STATE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES. THE GOAL OF MET IS TO REDUCE DEATHS,SERIOUS INJURY,ECONOMIC COSTS,CRIMINAL ACTIVITY AND DRUG TRAFFICKING IN THE MET AREA OF OPERATION BY DISRUPTING DRUG TRAFFICKING ORGANIZATIONS RESPONSIBLE F… Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$17.5K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Grand Rapids Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is UNMANNED VEHICLE,GROUND with 1 item valued at $10,000.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
5/25/2021 UNMANNED VEHICLE,GROUND
1385-01-574-4707
1 1 @ $10,000.00 $10,000.00 Q 3
2/3/1999 SHOTGUN,12 GAGE,RIOT TYPE
1005-00-921-5483
3 3 @ $108.00 $324.00 D 1
2/2/1999 SHOTGUN,12 GAGE,RIOT TYPE
1005-00-921-5483
2 2 @ $108.00 $216.00 D 1
9/16/1996 RIFLE,5.56 MILLIMETER
1005-00-073-9421
1 1 @ $499.00 $499.00 D 1

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