Community Alerts

Notice of Handguns to be Destroyed


The handguns listed below are scheduled to be destroyed on or after March 16, 2019.  Anyone claiming to own a gun on the list needs to contact the Police Department's Property Officer at 734/394-5432 prior to March 16 to file a claim of ownership.

Property Auction


Property Auction to be held February 20, 2019, from 8 am - 9 pm, online @ GreatLakesExchange.net


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