Michigan State Police Directory Listing

  • Organizational Details
    Contact Information
    •  Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 am. - 5p.m. ET
    •  Phone (24/7): 517-332-2521
    •  Fax: 517-241-6815 
    •  Email: MSP_Webmaster@michigan.gov
    Mailing Address

    P.O. Box 30634
    Lansing, Michigan 48909


Administrative Services Bureau

  • Comprised of the Criminal Justice Information Center, Budget and Financial Services Division, Grants and Community Services Division, 911 Administration Section, and Communications Section.

    Director: Mr. Shawn Sible

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: DaleA@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3309

Biometrics and Identification Division

  • The Biometrics and Identification Division (BID) utilizes cutting edge technologies to assist law enforcement agencies, primarily in the areas of criminal identification and polygraph. Biometric databases housed in BID include the Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS), Statewide Network of Agency Photos (SNAP), and Combined Offender DNA Indexing System (CODIS). BID also oversees forensic art, audio-video analysis, AMBER Alert, missing and unidentified persons coordination, and the photo lab and crime scene image repository. 

    Director: Mr. Jeremy Slavish

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: RizzoC@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3166

Budget and Financial Services Division

  • The Budget and Financial Services Division (BFSD) is responsible for developing and monitoring the department's budget, purchasing, and fleet management. 

    Director: Ms. Amanda Baker

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: SmithJ112@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3286

Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division

  • The motor carrier officers of the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division (CVED) conduct road patrol activities focused on commercial vehicle enforcement. Additional responsibilities include conducting federal compliance reviews and investigations, school bus inspections, and conducting safety audits. CVED's Regulatory and Credentialing Section is responsible for insurance and safety regulations of intrastate for-hire motor carriers, as well as regulating rate and consumer protection of intrastate motor carriers of household goods. 

    Commander: Capt. Michael Krumm

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: MSP-CVED@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3250

Communications Section

  • The Communications Section has oversight and management of the department's communications equipment, including radios, mobile data computers (MDCs), phones, modems, tablets, and data network.

    Commander: Vacant

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: StambaughK1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3000

Criminal Justice Information Center

  • The Criminal Justice Information Center (CJIC) is responsible for the administration of legislatively mandated programs and central repositories for criminal histories, sex offenders, pistol registrations, concealed pistol licenses, local case management, traffic crashes, and crime data. 

    Director: Ms. Dawn Brinningstaull

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: WintersB1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-241-0600

Eighth District

  • The Eighth District consists of seven posts in 15 counties, encompassing the entire Upper Peninsula. The Negaunee Post is responsible for Marquette and Alger counties. The Sault Ste. Marie Post is responsible for Chippewa and Luce counties. The St. Ignace Post is responsible for Mackinac and Schoolcraft counties. The Gladstone Post covers Delta and Menominee counties. The Iron Mountain Post covers Iron and Dickinson counties. The Wakefield Post covers Gogebic and Ontonagon counties. The Calumet Post is responsible for Houghton, Baraga and Keweenaw counties. 

    Commander: Capt. John Halpin

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: LafaveK@michigan.gov
    Phone: 906-225-7030

Emergency Management & Homeland Security Division

  • The Emergency Management & Homeland Security Division (EMHSD) is responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining a system that protects Michigan's communities from the effects of disasters and emergencies. 

    Commander: Capt. Emmit McGowan

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: MSP-EMHSD@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3966

Executive Resources Section

  • The Executive Resources Section is comprised of the Government Relations Unit and Legal Resources and Education Unit. The section is responsible for coordinating political action with the Legislature and providing legal instruction and support to law enforcement personnel. 

    Commander: F/Lt. Amy Dehner

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: DehnerA@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3284

Field Services Bureau

  • Comprised of the First, Second, Third, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Districts, as well as the Special Investigation Division. 

    Commander: Lt. Col. W. Thomas Sands

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: ArtibeeS@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3172

Fifth District

  • The Fifth District has four posts covering nine counties. The Paw Paw Post covers Van Buren and Kalamazoo counties. The Wayland Post is responsible for Allegan and Barry Counties. The Niles Post is responsible for Berrien and Cass counties. The Marshall Post is responsible for Calhoun, Branch, and St. Joseph counties. 

    Commander: Capt. Kyle Bowman

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: SchultzA8@michigan.gov
    Phone: 269-657-6081

First District

  • The First District consists of four posts covering nine counties. The Lansing Post is responsible for Ingham, Eaton, and Clinton counties. The Brighton Post is responsible for Livingston and Washtenaw counties. The Jackson Post is responsible for Jackson and Hillsdale counties. The Monroe Post is responsible for Monroe and Lenawee counties. 

    Commander: Capt. Kevin McGaffigan

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: BabcockE@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-322-1912

Forensic Science Division

  • The Forensic Science Division comprises eight forensic laboratories located throughout the state, employing state-of-the-art technology to assist law enforcement agencies with evidence analysis. 

    Director: Capt. Beth Clark

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: WellsP4@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3490

Grants and Community Services Division

  • The Grants and Community Services Division (GCSD) provides leadership and oversight to the grant writing, coordination, administration, and implementation of federal, state, and private grants available to criminal justice agencies, as well as overseeing the MSP's community outreach efforts. The GCSD also has responsibility for facilities and warehouse management.  

    Director: Ms. Nancy Becker Bennett

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: cjgrants@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3208

Intelligence Operations Division

  • The Intelligence Operations Division (IOD) includes the Michigan Intelligence Operations Center (MIOC), Operations Section, Regional Communications Centers (RCC), and Cyber Section. 

    Commander: Capt. David Kelly 

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: GimmeyK@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3337

Internal Control Coordinator

  • The Internal Control Coordinator evaluates the department's internal controls as it relates to programs, systems, and financial operations. This position coordinates audits, negotiates the resolution of audit findings, monitors corrective action plans, and represents the department to the Office of Auditor General, Office of Inspector General, Department of Technology, Management and Budget, and independent auditors. 

    Coordinator: Ms. Jaqueline Reese

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: ReeseJ@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3136

Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards

  • The Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) is mandated by statute to set standards for the selection, employment, licensing, retention, and training of law enforcement officers in the state of Michigan and to promulgate rules to govern these functions. 

    Director: Mr. Timothy Bourgeois

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: BeesonJ@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-636-7864

Office of Behavioral Science

  • The Office of Behavioral Science serves members of the department, as well as the law enforcement community at large. The Office offers services to enhance the mental health of employees; focuses on the health of the organization and facilitates functional improvements; and also works in collaboration with the law enforcement community to assist in solving crimes. 

    Director: Dr. Richard Copen

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: SunigaK@michigan.gov
    Phone: 888-677-2999

Office of Highway Safety Planning

  • The Office of Highway Safety Planning (OHSP) acts as Michigan's primary traffic safety agency and administers state and federal highway safety-related grant programs with funding from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Michigan Truck Safety Fund, and the Secondary Road Patrol and Accident Prevention Program. 

    Director: Mr. Michael Prince

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: RueckertK1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3332

Office of the Director

  • Comprised of the Public Affairs Section, Legislative and Legal Resources Section, Professional Standards Section, Special Operations Division, Records Resource Section, Internal Control Coordinator, Office of Behavioral Science, and Recruiting and Selection Division. 

    Chief of Staff: Capt. Greg Zarotney

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: HigginsL2@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3219

Professional Standards Section

  • The Professional Standards Section (commonly called Internal Affairs) ensures that allegations against department members are thoroughly investigated. Internal affairs investigations are designed to protect the public, the department, and employees; to provide the basis for correcting improper employee behavior; and to ensure the continued high standards of the MSP. 

    Commander: F/Lt. Twana Powell 

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: MSPIA@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3278

Public Affairs Section

  • The Public Affairs Section is responsible for media and public relations, as well as employee engagement and internal communications. Additional responsibilities include management of the department's website, social media channels, and Strategic Plan.

    Manager: Ms. Shanon Banner

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: MSP_Public_Affairs@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3222

Records Resource Section

  • The Records Resource Section is responsible for responding to all Freedom of Information Act requests, managing the department's record retention schedule, and coordination of all Official Forms.

    Manager: Ms. Lori Hinkley

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: MSP-FOI@michigan.gov; MSPRecords@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-241-1934

Recruiting and Selection Division

  • The Recruiting and Selection Division actively recruits qualified individuals for all enforcement positions within the department, including trooper, motor carrier officer, and state properties security officer. 

    Commander: Capt. Monica Yesh

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: HansenK9@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-636-4563

Risk Management Section

  • The Risk Management Section is responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating, and monitoring the department’s risk management and litigation response programs.  

    Commander: Spl/F/Lt. Aimee Maike

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: MaikeA@michigan.gov
    Phone: 855-677-5945

Second District

  • Second District includes the Metro North and Metro South Posts. The Metro North Post covers Oakland and Macomb counties, and the Metro South Post is responsible for Wayne County and the City of Detroit. 

    Commander: Capt. Tom Deasy

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: SteppeyH@michigan.gov
    Phone: 313-962-7850

Seventh District

  • The Seventh District has four posts that cover 19 counties. The Cadillac Post covers Wexford, Manistee, Benzie, Leelanau, and Grand Traverse counties. The Houghton Lake Post covers Roscommon, Missaukee, Crawford, and Kalkaska counties. The Gaylord Post covers Emmet, Charlevoix, Antrim, Cheboygan, and Otsego counties. The Alpena Post is responsible for Alpena, Alcona, Montmorency, Oscoda, and Presque Isle counties. 

    Commander: Capt. Michael Caldwell

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: BrooksP1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 989-705-3800

Sixth District

  • The Sixth District has four posts covering 14 counties. The Rockford Post is responsible for Kent, Muskegon, and Ottawa counties. The Hart Post is responsible for Lake, Mason, Newaygo, and Oceana counties. The Mount Pleasant Post covers Clare, Isabella, Mecosta, and Osceola counties. The Lakeview Post covers Gratiot, Ionia, and Montcalm counties. 

    Commander: Capt. David Roesler

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: WheatonP@michigan.gov
    Phone: 616-866-6666

Special Investigation Division

  • The Special Investigation Division (SID) consists of the Field Resources Section, Narcotics Investigation Section, Fraud Investigation Section, and Marihuana and Tobacco Investigation Section.

    Commander: Capt. Christopher Stolicker

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: RisnerT1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3253

Special Operations Division

  • The Special Operations Division is comprised of the State Security Operations Section, Executive Protection Detail, and Field Support and Aviation Section. The State Security Operations Section provides security at state-owned buildings in Lansing and the Secondary Complex. The Field Support and Aviation Section includes the Aviation Unit, Canine Unit, Bomb Squad, Marine Services Team, and Emergency Support Team. 

    Commander: Capt. Joseph Gasper

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: LuebsH1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-327-4734

Specialized Services Bureau

  • Comprised of the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division, and Intelligence Operations Division.

    Commander: Lt. Col. Christopher Kelenske

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ETT
    Email: MSP-SSB@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3339

State 911 Administration

  • The State 911 Office is responsible for coordination and oversight of the State 911 Dispatcher Training Program and funds and compliance reviews and facilitation of best practice standards, statutory notices on state and local surcharges to communications providers, counties, and Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs). The State 911 Office also coordinates the work of the State 911 Committee (SNC).

    Manager: Ms. Harriet Miller-Brown

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: BondK1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3033

State Services Bureau

  • Comprised of the Biometrics and Identification Division, Forensic Science Division, Office of Highway Safety Planning, Training Division, and Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards.

    Commander: Lt. Col. Richard Arnold

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: BrownN11@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-284-3202

Third District

  • The Third District consists of five posts covering 14 counties. The Tri-City Post is responsible for Bay, Midland, and Saginaw counties. The West Branch Post is responsible for Ogemaw, Iosco, Gladwin, and Arenac counties. The Caro Post is responsible for Huron, Tuscola, and Sanilac counties. The Lapeer Post is responsible for Lapeer and St. Clair counties. The Flint Post is responsible for Genesee and Shiawassee counties. 

    Commander: Capt. Gene Kapp

    Lobby Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ET
    Email: SimsR1@michigan.gov
    Phone: 810-733-9380

Training Division

  • The Training Division supports the department and the criminal justice community through educational programs. Training Division sections include the Career Development Section, Trooper Development Section, and Academy Services Section. 

    Commander: Capt. Mike Brown

    Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET
    Email: FitzsimmonsJ@michigan.gov
    Phone: 517-636-6868