CANTON POLICE DEPARTMENT is headed by Deputy Police Chief Robert Kerr. The Police Department consists of two divisions-- patrol and staff operations.
The Patrol Division encompasses 85% of the department's police officers. Officers participate in a multitude of units designed to enhance community health and welfare.
Staff Operations Division
The Staff Operations Division includes the detective bureau, ordinance enforcement unit, records bureau, property control, information technology, crime prevention/data analysis, and the accident investigation team.
CANTON FIRE DEPARTMENT
The Canton Fire Department is headed by Fire Chief Joshua Meier, with the assistance of Deputy Fire Chief Gregory Sprys-Tellner. The Fire Department is divided into three main components - fire prevention, fire suppression, and emergency medical service.
The Canton Emergency Management Division is responsible for providing a number of services to the community including emergency planning, operations center, public education campaigns, emergency public information, volunteer organizations and a township-wide early warning siren system.