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Staff Services

Staff Services

The Lansing Police Department's Staff Services is located at 120 West Michigan Avenue, Lansing, Michigan, on the Northwest corner, across the street from the State Capitol. The hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday.  Gun Permits and Fingerprinting will be processed, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The Detention Section hours are 24 hours, 7 days a week.  Staff Services is a smoke free building.

Staff Services houses the Administrative Offices for the Lansing Police Department.  Staff Services employees are happy to assist you.  Point of contact, point of service is the motto followed by the employees.  Staff Services follows Chief Yankowski's goals of crime reduction, effective reduction of calls for service and citizen satisfaction.  The following services are provided at the Staff Services building:

First Floor Records Division
  • Accident/Criminal Police Report Copies (517-483-4680)
  • Freedom of Information Act Requests (517-483-4680)

Report a Crime (Note:  Central Services does not house road patrol officers).  If you need to make a police report, you can do that at the Central Services building.  A road patrol officer will be called in off the road to meet with you).

Identification Unit
  • Fingerprinting
  • Background Checks/Local Arrest Record
  • Notary Service
  • Parolee Photos
  • Ride-Along Applications
  • Purchase Permits/Gun Registration (517-483-4690)
  • Drug Test Kits
  • Free Gun Locks
Second Floor Accounting Services Section
  • Budget
  • OUI Cost Recovery Payments
  • Accounts Payable
  • Alarm Permits
  • Payroll
  • Chief's Office
  • Internal Affairs Office
  • Public Information Officer
Third Floor Detention Section
  • Booking
  • Lock Up
Fourth Floor Staff Services Division
  • Training & Technical Services Division
  • Detention Administrator
Property & Supply Unit
  • Evidence
  • Found Property
  • Central Supply (Uniforms & Equipment)
  • Recovered Stolen Property
Directions to Central Services

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Michael Yankowski
Chief of Police
120 W. Michigan Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933

Police Headquarters
Staff Services
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

- Criminal History check
- FOIA Request
- Reports
- Finger Printing
M-F 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Gun Registration
M-F 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.