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GRPD Officer’s Act of Kindness Caught on Social Media

A good deed should never go unnoticed, and it didn't when one Grand Rapids Police officer spotted a motorist in need of assistance on Hall Street.

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Grand Rapids Police Looking for Woman Who Stole Beer From a Westside Store

Grand Rapids Police are looking for a woman who they saystole beer from a West Michigan party store - three times.

The GRPD said in a release Thursday that the woman has stolen beer from Danny's Beverage, at Alpine & Richmond, in three separate incidents over a three day-period - May 30, May 31, and June 1.

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Fallen Police Officers Honored By GRPD During National Police Week [Video]

Grand Rapids Police Department hosted a memorial service Tuesday morning to honor those police officers who have fallen in the line of duty.

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Grand Rapids Neighborhood Locked Down Early Wednesday [Video]

The Grand Rapids Police Department put a neighborhood on lockdown early Wednesday morning as they searched for a suspect.

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Cut Through A Parking Lot, Get A Fine

Grand Rapids Police are sending out a stern warning to drivers trying to make a shortcut near the Michigan Street and Fuller Avenue construction.

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Grand Rapids City Commission Approves Purchase of Body Cameras for GRPD Officers

The Grand Rapids City Commission approved spending to purchase body cameras for Grand Rapids Police Tuesday.

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Crime Rate Down In Grand Rapids

Here's some good news, crime in Grand Rapids is down!

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GRPD Launching ‘Police Explorer Program’ For Interested Young Adults

If your children have ever expressed interest in a career as a police officer, the Grand Rapids Police Department now has a way for teens, and young adults, to experience life as a police officer.

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Grand Rapids’ Murder Rate Drops to Lowest Level in 50 Years

The murder rate in Grand Rapids has dropped to its lowest level in 50 years.

The Grand Rapids Police Department released 2014 statistics Wednesday morning. In 2014, there were only six murders in Grand Rapids. In 2013, Grand Rapids saw 17 murders. Over the last 24 years, Grand Rapids has averaged just over 17 murders per year.

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Grand Rapids Police Department Offers Safety Tips For Trick-or-Treating

The City of Grand Rapids will be observing Halloween for kids who wish to trick-or-treat on Friday, October 31st from dusk until 8 p.m. (The GRPD says to be safe, we'll call "dusk" 6 p.m.) The city asks that you please respect neighbors who do not have their porch lights on, signally that they are not participating.

The Grand Rapids Police Department has also offered the following tips to help ensure that kids here in GR have a safe and fun Halloween:

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Woman Assaulted And Robbed At Gunpoint

Police are on the look out for a man who raped and robbed a woman Thursday night in Grand Rapids.

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GRPD Officer Saves Deer Trapped In Baseball Field [Video]

I came across this a little while and it was just too sweet not to share. A Grand Rapids police officer helped out a button buck (a young male deer) on Wednesday night.

The GRPD posted a video of the rescue on their Facebook page. In the video, you see Officer Ryan Bruggink carrying a deer off of a softball field at Plaster Creek Family Park. 

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