Category Archives: Safety and Security

Hungry New Residents

A number of hungry new residents have moved into the community.  Sightings have included coyotes (a mother and her pups), a red fox, a hawk and a hen turkey and her chicks. While they are certainly interesting to look at, caution is warranted as they are wild animals.  Do not approach them!  Do not feed… Read More »

Northville Home Invasion Update

Since June 1, Northville Township and our surrounding communities have experienced several home invasions. These incidents have been taking place both during the day and overnight. In response to these crimes NTPD is actively investigating incidents which took place in our community and we are coordinating with surrounding areas experiencing similar events. In response to these… Read More »

Northville Township Amended Peddling and Soliciting Ordinance

New “NO SOLICITORS” Clings Available to Residents Northville Township recently amended the Soliciting and Peddling Ordinance to now offer residents “No Solicitors” clings to place in windows or doors. The optional “No Solicitors” service is being offered to residents interested in restricting peddlers and solicitors from coming to their residence. The amendment also changed the… Read More »

Self Defense Classes for Seniors

Friday, April 6th through May 4th from 2:30—3:30PM Livonia Civic Park Senior Center Register by calling (734) 466-2555. Non-Residents are Welcome! Join Jeff Perkins, a retired Police Lieutenant and an 8th Degree Black Belt, as he teaches you how to reduce your chances of being a victim of a violent crime through: RISK AWARENESS RECOGNITION… Read More »

See Something then Say Something

The Michigan State Police is again reminding Michiganders that the more observant and involved individuals are in their daily lives, the less likely it is that crime will go undetected. If you see something you think is suspicious, report it to law enforcement. For emergencies, call 911; for non-emergencies suspicious activity can be reported to… Read More »

Northville Township Police Bulletin

Already this year, Northville Township has experienced two daytime breaking and entering incidents at homes. In order for our department to combat this issue we are seeking the assistance of our community. Please share these tips with your communities and encourage all your residents to keep an eye out for suspicious people or activity.  … Read More »

Coffee with a Cop

Come participate in a “meet and greet” with members of the Northville Township Police Department on Thursday, January 25th from 9 to 11 am Stop by for conversation or with questions pertaining to the community or department actions. Participants will be able to enjoy a cup of coffee compliments of Connor’s and the Northville Township… Read More »

Tax Season Fraud Prevention Tips

Tax season is approaching and along with it, comes the unfortunately consequence of ID Theft/Tax Fraud. The Northville Township Public Safety team wants to share these tips with you: Routinely check your credit reports. You are legally entitled to one per year from each of the main credit bureaus. Links are available through annualcreditreport.com Shred… Read More »

Northville Township Public Safety is Seeking Feedback

The Northville Township Public Safety Team needs your help! It’s a five-minute survey which will be used to guide the Public Safety Five Year Strategic Plan. If you have additional information, ideas or suggestions not discussed in this survey, please feel free to contact Lieutenant Mike Burrough at 248.662.0546. To take the anonymous survey, please… Read More »

Protect your Pets

Pet owners please be aware that there are coyotes in Northville Township. Dogs and cats can be inviting to them, in fact a resident in Grande Vista Estates, off of 7 mile and west of Beck, just lost their small dog to 2 coyotes. According to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, coyotes can be found… Read More »