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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Police Department Announces Officer Retirement

February 13, 2024, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department announces the retirement of Officer Bryan Szostak and his canine partner Ragnar.  

Bryan Szostak began his 25-year career with Canton in February 1999.  Servi...

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Posted on: December 20, 2023

Threats investigation ends with 25-year old facing a felony terrorism charge

December 19, 2023, Canton, MI – Last week 25-year old Rhyon Colbi Maples was arraigned in 35th District Court on one count of False Report or Threat of Terrorism, a felony punishable by up to 20-years in prison. 

Maples is being accused ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

Police investigate fatal pedestrian accident

December 13, 2023, Canton, MI – Canton Police and Fire units responded to a 9-1-1 call early this morning for a pedestrian that had been struck by two vehicles.   At approximately 5 a.m., it appears a 33-year old male was attempting to ...

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Canton Public Safety
Posted on: July 13, 2023

Police Front Desk Services Temporarily Relocated for July 14

July 13, 2023, Canton, MI – On Friday, July 14, from 7 a.m. – 1 p.m., Canton Police Department’s front desk services will be temporarily relocated to Fire Station #1, at 1100 S. Canton Center Road (next door to the Public Saf...

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Posted on: May 3, 2023

Police Investigate Suspicious Death of 70-Year Old Canton Resident

May 3, 2023, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is currently investigating the death of a 70-year old Canton resident.  Police were initially contacted the evening of May 2, for a report of suspicious circumstances surro...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Canton hosting first Youth Public Safety Academy

May 15, 2017, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department is hosting a one-week summer program for teens age 13 to 17 years old, providing a fun, interactive learning experience designed to:

  • Teach students about the daily operations of the p...
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