BadgeChelsea Police311 S. Main St., Chelsea, MI 48118
(734) 475-1771, option 3
Anonymous Tip Line, option 7
TDD/TTY Hearing Impaired: (734) 475-1010
Emergency: 911

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Chelsea Police Department to protect and to serve the community with integrity and professionalism. By working with our citizens and businesses, we aspire to maintain a safe, equitable and welcoming community for everyone who lives, works and visits Chelsea.


  1. “Do the right thing” even when no one is looking-If we hold ourselves to the highest standards of Honesty and Integrity without compromise, then doing the right thing comes easy and trust in the police department will follow.
  2. “Every citizen, every time”-We only get one chance to make a first impression. If we treat all citizens the same, and provide superior customer service on every call, every contact, every interaction, we never have to worry about what peoples first impression of the Chelsea Police Department will be.
  3. “The little things can make a big difference”-Opportunities for us to make a difference are everywhere, and they’re usually found in the little things.  We may never know how the little things that we do can add up to make the big difference in someone’s life.
VisionA Highly Recognized, Respected and Trusted Small Law Enforcement Agency That Provides Superior Service to the Citizens of Our Community.

Service Information
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