Manistee Police Department

  • Agency: Manistee Police Department
  • Address: 70 Maple Street, Manistee, 49660 MI
  • Chief: David Bachman (Chief of Police)
Phone: (231)723-2533
Fax: (231) 398-2012

Manistee Police Department is located at 70 Maple Street, Manistee, 49660 MI. The Chief of Police of the department is David Bachman. The Manistee Police Department phone number is (231)723-2533.

Manistee Police Department News

The Manistee City Police would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Veterans Day.

Winter weather advisory URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Gaylord MI 849 PM EST Sat Nov 10 2018 Leelanau-Benzie-Manistee-Including the cities of Northport, Frankfort, and Manistee 849 PM EST Sat Nov 10 2018 ... WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO NOON EST SUNDAY ... * WHAT... Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches are expected. * WHERE... Leelanau, Benzie and Manistee Counties. * WHEN... From 2 AM to noon EST Sunday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Plan on slippery road conditions. Expect reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

** UPDATE #2 on 11/9 Winter Weather Advisory URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Gaylord MI 741 PM EST Fri Nov 9 2018 Leelanau-Benzie-Grand Traverse-Kalkaska-Manistee-Wexford-Including the cities of Northport, Frankfort, Traverse City, Kalkaska, Manistee, and Cadillac 741 PM EST Fri Nov 9 2018 ... WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST SATURDAY ... * WHAT... Snow will taper off this evening. However another uptick in snowfall is expected overnight into Saturday morning. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected. * WHERE... Portions of Northern Lower Michigan. * WHEN... Until 5 AM EST Saturday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Plan on slippery road conditions. Expect reduced visibilities at times. Increasing winds tonight and wet snow accumulations on branches and power lines may result in power outages. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

** UPDATE #1 on 11/9 ** Winter Weather Advisory URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Gaylord MI 341 AM EST Fri Nov 9 2018 Emmet-Cheboygan-Presque Isle-Charlevoix-Leelanau-Antrim-Otsego-Montmorency-Benzie-Grand Traverse-Kalkaska-Manistee-Wexford-Including the cities of Petoskey, Cheboygan, Rogers City, Charlevoix, Northport, Mancelona, Gaylord, Atlanta, Frankfort, Traverse City, Kalkaska, Manistee, and Cadillac 341 AM EST Fri Nov 9 2018 ... WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST SATURDAY... * WHAT... Snow. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches are expected. Snow may mix with rain at times today near Lake Huron. * WHERE... Portions of Northern Lower Michigan. * WHEN... Until 5 AM EST Saturday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Plan on difficult travel conditions and reduced visibilities, including during the evening commute. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Winter Weather Advisory URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Gaylord MI 357 PM EST Thu Nov 8 2018 Emmet-Cheboygan-Presque Isle-Charlevoix-Leelanau-Antrim-Otsego-Montmorency-Benzie-Grand Traverse-Kalkaska-Manistee-Wexford-Including the cities of Petoskey, Cheboygan, Rogers City, Charlevoix, Northport, Mancelona, Gaylord, Atlanta, Frankfort, Traverse City, Kalkaska, Manistee, and Cadillac 357 PM EST Thu Nov 8 2018 ... WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO 5 AM EST SATURDAY ... * WHAT... Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches are expected. * WHERE... Portions of Northern Lower Michigan. * WHEN... From 5 AM Friday to 5 AM EST Saturday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Snow expected to overspread northern Lower Michigan after 4am Friday morning. Snow expected to continue into Friday evening with a transition to lake effect snow showers. Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute on Friday. Expect reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

If you're going to be out driving when the snow arrives and begins to accumulate on the roads. Remember to slow down, use caution and give yourself additional time to get to your destinations safe.

Press Release Naloxone Save On 11-02-18, Officer Jason Hallead of the Manistee City Police Department attempted to stop of vehicle northbound on US 31. The vehicle continued to travel northbound disobeying a stop light. From Officer Hallead’s observations, he believed there was possibly a medical emergency on board the vehicle. Sgt. Jason Torrey of the Manistee County Sheriff Department assisted with stopping the vehicle. Officer Hallead determined a passenger in the vehicle, a 38-year-old male, was unresponsive. Deputy Alex Schajter of the Manistee County Sheriff arrived and assisted. Three doses of Naloxone were administered as it was obvious the male was unresponsive as a result of an overdose. After the third naloxone, the male regained consciousness and was transported to Munson hospital.

Daylight Savings Time ends November 4th at 2am. Don't forget to set your clocks back an hour before you go you bed. Also, this is a great time to replace the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

The Manistee City Police are looking for the owner of this jacket. It was left in the Manistee City Council Chambers. If you are, or known the owner, please contact the Manistee City Police at 723-2533, to claim it.

The Manistee City Police would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy Halloween.

Press Release UPDATE Suspicious Death Investigation On October 28, public safety officers from the Manistee Police and Fire Department responded to reports of a body at First St. Beach in Manistee. Officers found the body of a 27-year-old male resident of Mancelona on the beach. Michigan State Police, Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Police Department and the Manistee County Sheriff Department assisted with the investigation. Pursuant to the investigation, hazardous chemicals were located at the scene. As a precaution, the responders were decontaminated and evaluated at Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital’s emergency department. One officer was admitted overnight as a precautionary measure; all other individuals were released Sunday evening. Members of the Grand Traverse County hazardous materials team and industrial environmental services experts have assessed all sites and belongings that may have been exposed to the chemicals and have performed any necessary cleaning or disposal. There is no threat of harm to the public. The Manistee Department of Public Safety wishes to extend our condolences to the family. Anyone with information reference the incident is encouraged to contact the Manistee City Police Department at 231-723-2533. Update 10/30/2018: The substance that was located in the 27-year old’s vehicle was sodium azide. Sodium azide when mixed with water releases a toxic gas that can be lethal. Consuming the mixture can also be toxic and lethal as well. The substance was secured by an industrial disposal company. At this time there is no threat to the public. The sodium azide was contained in a vehicle.

Good luck to the Manistee Chippewas, Onekama Portagers & Brethren Bobcats as they begin the football playoffs! Onekama plays Marion at home tonight at 7pm. Manistee plays Clare at home Saturday at 1pm. Brethren plays at Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart, Saturday at 4pm. Good luck teams!

🎃🎃 2018 Trick or Treating times 🎃🎃 6-8pm - The City Manistee. 6-8pm - Manistee County. 5-7pm - Trunk-or-Treat at Faith Covenant Church- 475 8th St. in Manistee. Hay rides, cider press, games, snacks, face painting, and candy. 5-8pm - Trunk-or-Treat at Bear Lake Lions Den- 7748 Lake St. in Bear Lake. 5:30pm - Trunk-or-Treat at the Norman Township Community Center- 1273 Seaman Rd. in Wellston. Stay tuned for more information on 2018 Halloween Trick-or-Treating & Halloween festivities!

Press Release UPDATE River Street Public Bathroom Closure 10/24/2018 – The public bathroom located in the 300 block of River Street is now back open and available for public use. This bathroom and the one at the Manistee City Marina are the only two that are open during the day. They will be locked nightly. We appreciate everyone’s patience.

It's that time of the year to remind residents and guests to Manistee of the City's alternate parking ordinance. Below details the alternate parking ordinance. If you have questions, please contact the Manistee City Police Department at (231)723-2533 your cooperation will be appreciated during these months. The City of Manistee leaf / snow removal ordinance requires alternate parking from October 15 to April 15, on all city streets, seven days a week. Exceptions are on streets posted: “No Parking 3:00 am – 7:00 am” - this area is located in the downtown business district. From October 15 to November 15, leaf removal will be in effect. The alternate parking system will be in effect Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. From November 15 to April 15, snow removal will be in effect. The alternate parking system will be in effect 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The change-over time will be from 4:00 pm through 7:00 pm, allowing residents and visitors to switch their vehicle for the upcoming day. Remember that on even dates you will park on the even-numbered side of the street (north and west side of the street) and on odd dates you will park on the odd-numbered side of the street (south and east side of the street). Fines Fines for violating the alternate parking ordinance will be $40 if paid within 14 days. After 14 days the fine is $100. If not paid within the additional 14 days, the citation is turned over to a collection agency.

*** Just a reminder *** With the US31 HWY bridge closure. To help ease traffic issues, please be aware of the routes of travel. If you are traveling north bound on US31, please turn left (west) onto 1st Street and continue to Maple Street then turn right (north). Continue north across Maple Street Bridge and turn right (east) onto Memorial Drive and it will bring you back to US31. If you are traveling south bound, please turn right (west) onto Monroe Street and follow it to Washington Street. At Washington Street turn left (south) and continue onto Maple Street. At the second traffic light this will be 1st Street, turn left (east) and it will bring you back to US31. Please be patient during the bridge closure and allow yourself extra time for possible traffic delays. Thank you for your patience.