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GRCC Police

Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve and protect the students, faculty, staff and visitors of Grand Rapids Community College. We also endeavor to further the academic pursuits of GRCC students by keeping you and your property safe and helping to create an atmosphere where everyone feels secure in their learning environment.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to achieve uncompromised personal safety on campus. Allowing our students the opportunity to safely access relevant educational opportunities that are responsive to the needs of the community. We are committed to delivering unparalleled service to our community by adhering to the highest standards of integrity and ethical practice to create and preserve the public trust by treating our community members with dignity and respect.

Emergency Contact Number

(616) 234-4911
On campus, dial 4911 from any college phone in case of an emergency. Dial 4010 for general police business.

Annual Security Report & Daily Crime Log

The Annual Security Report and Daily Crime Log is prepared in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 USC 1092(f)). Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) wants all students and employees to take an active role in safety and security. An important part of that process is educating ourselves about potential hazards and about available resources to use when needed.

Contact Info

(616) 234-4080

Office Hours

Summer and holidays hours vary contact GRCC Police at (616) 234-4010 for clarification.

Monday - Thursday: 6:00 am-11:30 pm
Friday: 6:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday: 7:00 am-5:00 pm

Faculty & Staff


Professional Support Staff


A copy of the GRCC's Annual Security Report (ASR) is available for review. This report is required by the federal law and contains statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain non-campus buildings or property owned and controlled by GRCC; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The ASR also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual misconduct, emergency procedures, and other matters. This report is available online at You can also request a hard copy by visiting the GRCC Police. If you would like to receive a printed copy of the ASR, you can stop by the GRCC Police Department at 25 Lyon Street NE or you can request a copy be mailed to you by calling (616) 234-4012.

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