The East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) has a long and proud
history of serving East Lansing residents, Michigan State University
students and visitors to East Lansing with law enforcement services that
are highly effective and proactive in nature, while also demonstrating
fairness and genuine concern for all who are part of the community.
In keeping with this tradition of excellence, the ELPD's goal is to
inform the citizenry with important and timely crime and incident data.
One of ELPD's highest priorities is to make available information that
demonstrates the department's commitment to maintaining East Lansing as a
safe place, while also maintaining confidence that the ELPD respects
the broad spectrum of backgrounds and diversity of those who call East
Lansing their home.