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 for Grand Rapids

Data was last updated November 20, 2022


We identified over $3.9M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

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
$162,585.00 10/1/2021
9/30/2025
CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS THE EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM ALLOWS UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, INCLUDING TRIBES, TO SUPPORT A BROAD RANGE OF ACTIVITIES TO PREVENT AND CONTROL CRIME BASED ON THEIR OWN STATE AND LOCAL NEEDS AND CONDITIONS. GRANT FUNDS CAN BE USED FOR STATE AND LOCAL INITIATIVES, … Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$120,000.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2023
CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS 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
CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS 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
CITY OF GRAND RAPIDS CHP Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated January 10, 2023


$28.7K 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
6/29/2022 CARTRIDGE,ELECTRIC
1095-01-528-6894
2 2 @ $5,631.25 $11,262.50 D 1
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

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