Posted on: September 15, 2016

Canton Leisure Services Challenges Families To Stay Fit Together

Canton's Fit Family Challenge features: monthly activities, discounts, and amazing incentives that will help keep families focused on their fitness goals from September through next June. Come get fit with your family! This free program for families is a...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Canton’s Youth Programs Return to Help Build Empowerment In Area Adolescents

These programs promote leadership and civic responsibility while building a strong foundation for teens to make a difference. The B.L.O.C.K Youth and Teen Center are actively committed to this initiative through the “Lead Like a Girl” and “The Youth Advis...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

2016 Park Pavilion Reservations

Pavilions and the Amphitheater are available for rent at Heritage Park and Freedom Park in Canton, MI. Reservations for 2016 will begin online for Residents at 9:00 am Feb. 8, 2016. Phone reservations can be made starting at 9:00 am Feb. 22, 2016 by calli...Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Notice to the Public - Public Test

Meeting Notice to the Public

The ELECTION COMMISSION of the Charter Township of Canton will meet
October 12, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. at the Office of the Township Clerk
First Floor of the Administration Building 1150 South Canton Center Road
Canton...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2016

Notice to the Public - Election Commission

Meeting Notice to the Public

The ELECTION COMMISSION of the Charter Township of Canton will meet
October 10, 2016 at 4:00 pm, at the Office of the Township Clerk
First Floor of the Administration Building 1150 South Canton Center Road
Canton,...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Notice to the Public - Public Test Cancellation and re-scheduling

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

Cancelation and re-scheduled date of the Public Test of the Election Equipment.

The Election Commission meeting, Charter Township of Canton,which was to be held on September 28, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
for the purpose of ...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Notice of Close of Registration

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON - NOTICE OF THE CLOSE OF REGISTRATION

FOR THE NOVEMBER 8, 2016 GENERAL ELECTION

Notice is hereby given that October 11, 2016, is the last day registrations can be accepted in order to be eligible to vote in the above sta...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Notice of Public Accuracy Test

Charter Township of Canton

Notice of Public Accuracy Test

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Clerk’s Office will conduct a Public Accuracy Test of the Optical Scan tabulating equipment to be used for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, Novem...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Notice of Public Accuracy Test

Charter Township of Canton

Notice of Public Accuracy Test

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Clerk’s Office will conduct a Public Accuracy Test of the Optical Scan tabulating equipment to be used for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, Novem...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Meeting Notice to the Public - Election Commission

Meeting Notice to the Public

The ELECTION COMMISSION of the Charter Township of Canton will meet
September 28, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. at the Office of the Township Clerk
First Floor of the Administration Building 1150 South Canton Center Road
Cant...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Notice to the Public - Merit Commission

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
THE MEETING OF THE MERIT COMMISSION SCHEDULED FOR
MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016
HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR
MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2016

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing - 2017 Budget

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Charter Township of Canton will be holding a Public Hearing to adopt the 2017 Budget on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 7:00 pm at the Township Administration Building ...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Charter Township of Canton will be holding a Public Hearing regarding the property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the 2017 proposed budget on Tues...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Notice to the Public

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
CANTON ADMINISTRATION BUILDING1150 S. CANTON CENTER ROAD
CANTON, MI 48188

The Meeting of the Board of TrusteesRegular Study Session
Scheduled for October 4, 2016Has Been Cancelled

The next Scheduled mee...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing - Canton Leisure Services Five Year Master Plan

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THECANTON LEISURE SERVICES FIVE YEAR MASTER PLAY 2017-2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN The Charter Township of Canton will conduct a public hearing at its regularly sched...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Notice of Public Hearing - Mod Pizza Liquor License

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CONSIDERATION OF CLASS C LIQUOR LICENSE TO
TSFR PIZZA LLC, dba MOD PIZZA41865 FORD ROAD, CANTON, MI 48187

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Act 58 of the Public Acts of 1998 of the Stat...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Charter Township of Canton Access to Public Meetings

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF CANTON
ACCESS TO PUBLIC MEETINGS

The Charter Township of Canton will provide necessary, reasonable auxiliary aids and services to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon notice to the Charter Township of Canton....Read on...

Posted on: November 5, 2015

Charter Township of Canton Planning Commission 2016 Meeting Schedule

At the Meeting of November 2, 2015, the Planning Commission of the Charter Township of Canton adopted the following meeting schedule for 2016:
January 11, February 1, March 14, April 4, May 9, June 6, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 3, November ...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2015

Notice to the Public - Historic District Commission Meeting Dates 2016

Canton Historic District Commission:
The Canton Historic District Commission meetings are held quarterly at 7:00 p.m. at the Cherry Hill School, 50440 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the scheduled dates are as follows: Wed...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2015

Notice to the Public - Board of Trustees Meetings 2016


Meeting schedule for the year 2016 as follows: first, second, third, fourth, and fifth Tuesday of each month. Regular Meetings scheduled for Board of Trustees will be held, at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Board...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2015

Notice to the Public - Zoning Board of Appeals

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals will be held on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room at the Administration Building located at 1150 S. Canton Center Rd., Canton, Michigan AT 7:00 P.M. Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2016

Notice to Cut Noxious Weeds

"Notice To Cut Noxious Weeds"

Charter Township Of Canton

To The Owner Or Occupant Or Any Person Or Persons, Firm Or
Corporation Having Charge Of Any Land In The CharterTownship Of Canton:

Notice is hereby given that all noxious weeds...Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2016

Notice To Residents Charter Township of Canton


If you experience an overflow or backup of a sewage disposal system or storm water system, you must file a written claim with the Charter Township of Canton, Division of Public Works within 45 days after the overflow or backup was discovered. Notice ...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Township Zoning Board of Appeals:

The Zoning Board of Appeals normally meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Board of Trustees meeting room, First Floor, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless post...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Township Planning Commission:

The Planning Commission meets on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Board of Trustees meeting room, First Floor, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, th...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Township Merit Commission:

The Merit Commission meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Lower Level – Room C, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the scheduled dates are as ...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Historic District Commission:

The Canton Historic District Commission meetings are held quarterly at 7:00 p.m. at the Cherry Hill School, 50440 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the scheduled dates are as follows: Wednesday – January 7, 2015
Wednesday...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Downtown Development Authority

The Canton Downtown Development Authority meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m. in the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Supervisor’s Conference Room, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless post...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Canton Commission for Culture, Arts, & Heritage:

The Canton Commission for Culture, Arts, & Heritage meetings are held quarterly at 7:00 p.m. at the Charter Township of Canton Administration Building, Lower Level Room E, 1150 Canton Center South, Canton, Michigan. Unless posted otherwise, the sch...Read on...


Posted on: September 9, 2016

Invitation to attend Coffee with a Cop

September 9, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department has scheduled the following Coffee with a Cop session:

• Wednesday, September 28, 2016, from 9-11 a.m., hosted at Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea, located at 302 N. Canton Center Road, in Cant...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Special enforcement's target drunk drivers this holiday weekend

September 1, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is joining law enforcement agencies across the state in the Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over drunk driving enforcement campaign. Beginning tomorrow and running through the following weekend, off...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

New police officer sworn-in this week

September 1, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Nicole Harmon, to the department. Harmon took her Oath of Office, administered by Township Clerk Terry Bennett, on Monday with family and friends in attendance. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

House fire

September 1, 2016, Canton, MI – Today at approximately 5:42 a.m., the Canton Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of Merrimac for a house fire. While on route, responding units were advised that police officers were on scene and stated flames ...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Public Safety announces two retirements this week

July 14, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department announces the retirement of two senior command officers. Deputy Police Chief Debra Newsome and Battalion Fire Chief Wendy Stevens are retiring from longstanding careers with their respective...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

School Resource Officer program receives prestigious award

July 14, 2016, Canton, MI – Yesterday, the Canton Police Department was awarded with the 2016 Model Agency Award from the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO). This prestigious award was accepted by Canton Police Officer David Eyl, at...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Emergency Fire Order is Canceled

July 11, 2016, Canton, MI – Due to the Michigan DNR’s fire rating for our area being reduced to “Moderate”, Canton’s Emergency Fire Order has been canceled effective 9 a.m. today. Recreational fires are now permitted in accordance with local ordinance.
...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Fire Department cautions residents on dry conditions and outdoor activities

June 28, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department would like to caution the public on the increased risk of fire danger due to the dry conditions our area is experiencing.

“With the upcoming holiday weekend, residents should take extra precautions...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Sergeant graduates from Police Staff & Command School

June 22, 2016, Canton, MI – Last week, Canton Police Sergeant Eric Kolke successfully completed Police Staff & Command School at Michigan State University.

The MSU Staff & Command School is a 400-hour program, designed to provide extensive tr...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2016

Use of Fireworks in Canton

June 20, 2016, Canton, MI – With Independence Day fast approaching, the Canton Public Safety Department reminds residents of the Township’s ordinance regarding the discharge of novelties, low-impact fireworks and consumer fireworks that states:

(a) Exc...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2016

Prescription Drug Drop Box now available 24/7

June 7, 2016, Canton, MI – Due to the overwhelming response observed during the Drug Enforcement Agency’s semi-annual Prescription Drug Drop Box program, the Canton Police Department has installed a permanent drop box for individuals to dispose of unused ...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

New police officer sworn-in this week

New police officer sworn-in this week

May 26, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Joseph Doll, to the department. Doll was sworn in by Township Clerk Terry Bennett on Monday morning with his family in at...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Honor Guard's Memorial Day Service

May 17, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department’s Honor Guard will be hosting a Memorial Day service to be held on Monday, May 30, 2016, at 10 a.m. The event will take place at the Veteran’s Memorial Center located in Heritage Park (directly behind...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Canton Public Safety addresses increased drug use in the community

May 16, 2016, Canton, MI - The Canton Police and Fire Departments have joined forces with local community health organizations and Growth Works, Inc., to address Canton’s slice of the nationwide opioid abuse epidemic. Opioids are a class of drugs derived...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

New Public Safety Director Sworn In

May 11, 2016, Canton, MI – Last night, Canton’s new Public Safety Director Joshua C. Meier was sworn-in by Township Clerk Terry Bennett, at the Township’s regular Board meeting. Josh was selected for this top position following a competitive internal pro...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

New police officer sworn-in

May 9, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Lamar Frederick, to the department. Frederick took his Oath of Office on Monday with his family in attendance.

All new police officers in Canton are required ...Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2016

Police Department participates in DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

April 11, 2016, Canton, MI – On Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Canton Police Department will take part in a national collaborative effort with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to remove potentially dangerous prescription drugs from homes...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Severe Weather Awareness Week April 10-

April 8, 2016, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety’s Emergency Management Office is promoting Michigan’s Severe Weather Awareness week by encouraging everyone to review thunderstorm, lightning and tornado safety precautions.

“Residents should not be co...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2016

Coyote attacks small dog in Canton

Coyote attacks small dog in Canton

March 22, 2016, Canton, MI – This past weekend, a Canton resident reported one of his small Bichon Frise dogs had been attacked by a coyote. The owner let two dogs out into his backyard in the area of Saltz & Bec...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

Warming centers available in Canton

The Canton Public Safety Department would like to inform the public that the Summit on the Park located at 46000 Summit Parkway and the Canton Public Library will be open as Warming Centers.

Hours: Canton Public Library
1200 Canton Center ...Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2016

New police officer sworn-in this week

February 11, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Robert Pasick, to the department. Pasick took his Oath of Office on Monday, administered by Township Clerk Terry Bennett.

All new police officers in Can...Read on...

Posted on: February 8, 2016

Partners in your Safety Informational Meetings Scheduled

February 8, 2016, Canton, MI – Individuals interested in the new Partners in your Safety program are invited to attend one of the upcoming informational meetings being held at the Summit on the Park, 46000 Summit Parkway. Upcoming dates include February ...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Canton to host Citizens Police Academy

February 5, 2016, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is planning its next Citizens Police Academy for individuals who are interested in acquiring insight and knowledge on how the police department works to serve the Canton community.

Individuals...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Update: Bank Robbery

February 2, 2016, Canton, MI – Yesterday, 26-year old Canton resident Damon Ross Davis, Jr., was arraigned in 35th District Court on one count of Bank Robbery and one count of Robbery Armed, both punishable by life or an term of years.

The Canton Polic...Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

December 16, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Nabil Syed, to the department. Syed took his Oath of Office on Monday, administered by Canton Township Clerk Terry Bennett.

All new police officers in Can...Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2015

Keeping Canton safe one neighborhood at a time

December 16, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is kicking off its new program, Partners in Your Safety. This program is designed to build a partnership with law enforcement and neighborhoods, promoting problem solving and creating safer nei...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2015

Sterling Heights man charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct involving a minor

December 15, 2015, Canton, MI – Joseph A. Apato, 41-years old from Sterling Heights, was arraigned last Friday in 35th District Court on the following charges:

• Two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct First Degree (Person under 13 years of age); a felon...Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2015

Four suspects charged with B&E of business

December 10, 2015, Canton, MI – On Sunday night the Canton Police Department received an alarm notification of a break-in at Wayne Lawn & Garden on Michigan Avenue. Officers arrived on scene and observed individuals running from the building. Two of...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Two runaway teens girls reported to police

November 20, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department and the Plymouth Township Police Department are looking for two teen girls who were reported as runaways from their homes.

April Nicole Gee, age 15, from Canton, is approximately 5’01”, 112 p...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2015

Public Safety’s police and fire non-emergency phone lines are back up

November 19, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department is experiencing a problem with their non-emergency police and fire phone lines this morning. Service technicians are working to remedy the situation.

Canton’s 9-1-1 lines are working,...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

Public Safety Director sworn-in as new president of Wayne County Police Chiefs Association

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November 17, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety Director Todd L. Mutchler has been sworn-in as President of the Wayne County Chiefs of Police Association. The new board pledged their Oaths of Office this afternoon, administered by 35th District Cour...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

November 13, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officer, Jacob Crittenden, to the department. Crittenden took his Oath of Office on Monday, administered by Canton Township Clerk Terry Bennett, with family present. ...Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2015

Police department receives teddy bear donation

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November 12, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department recently received a donation of stuffed teddy bears from the Knights of Columbus Councils #8284, and #16169, both located in Canton.

The teddy bears will be used to comfort distraught young c...Read on...

Posted on: October 29, 2015

Police promote a safe Halloween

October 29, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is taking steps to help ensure a safe Halloween weekend for Canton residents. On October 30 and 31, the department will be fully-staffed, patrolling neighborhoods and business areas. Police off...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Captains graduate from fire staff & command school

October 28, 2015, Canton, MI – Last week, Canton Fire Department Captains Kevin Henderson & Jamie Strassner successfully completed Fire Staff & Command School at Eastern Michigan University.

The EMU Staff and Command School is a comprehensive...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2015

Sergeants graduate from Police Staff & Command School

October 19, 2015, Canton, MI – Last week, Canton Police Sergeant Michael Kennedy successfully completed Police Staff & Command School at Eastern Michigan University. Kennedy’s graduation was preceded by Sergeant Gregory DeGrand and Sergeant Dale Walt...Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2015

New police officers sworn in

October 13, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officers, Anthony Johnson and Andrew Schlegel, to the department. Both new officers took their Oaths of Office yesterday with friends and family present.

All new ...Read on...

Posted on: October 9, 2015

Canton represents well at 3rd Annual Chiefs Cooking for Kids Fundraiser

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October 9, 2015, Canton, MI – Yesterday, Canton Fire Chief Joshua Meier and Deputy Police Chief Debra Newsome participated in the Third Annual Chiefs Cooking for Kids Fundraiser, a charitable recognition event hosted by the Board of Directors of the Youth...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Tell us what you think of of our services

Tell us what you think of the Canton Public Safety Department

October 1, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department would like to hear how they’re doing. During the months of October and November 2015, the department is offering citizens t...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2015

Canton's hunting restrictions remain in place for 2015/16 season

September 30, 2015, Canton, MI – With hunting season upon us, hunters and residents are reminded that Canton is divided into areas that are classified as either closed or restricted for hunting. In areas designated as closed, hunting is prohibited. This...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2015

Update: Prescription drug take-back program results

UPDATE: Police Department participates in DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

September 29, 2015, Canton, MI – Last Saturday’s drug take-back event was Canton’s most successful to-date, with 86 pounds of unused prescription drugs being drop...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2015

Charges issued against individuals operating marijuana dispensary in Canton

July 16, 2015, Canton, MI – In September, 2014, the Western-Wayne Criminal Investigations Unit began an investigation into the Pure Wellness Marijuana Dispensary located at 145 N. Haggerty Road, in Canton. Over the course of the next six months, unit det...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2015

New firefighter/paramedic sworn in

June 25, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest firefighter/paramedic, Eric Walter, to the department. Walter was sworn-in by Canton Township Clerk Terry Bennett on June 22, 2015.

All new firefighter/paramedics in Canton are req...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2015

Invitation to attend Coffee with a Cop

June 23, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department has scheduled the following Coffee with a Cop session:

•Friday, July 17, 2015, from 9-11 a.m. at Village Coney Island, 47182 Michigan Avenue

These on-going sessions are open to the public and...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2015

Emergency traffic order issued for special conditions

May 21, 2015, Canton, MI – In accordance with the Uniform Traffic Code for cities, townships and villages, R28.1127, Rule 127, the Director of Public Safety has issued the following traffic order as related to the Canton Cup Soccer Tournament:

Due to s...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2015

Two new police officers sworn in today

May 18, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department welcomes its newest police officers, Kenneth Kleszcz and Kenneth Montone, to the department. Both new officers took their Oaths of Office this morning with friends and family present.

All new p...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

New firefighter/paramedics sworn-in

May 15, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department welcomes its newest firefighter/paramedics, Gregory Derby and Samuel Wieland, to the department. Derby and Wieland took their Oaths of Office on May 11, 2015, administered by Canton Township Clerk Ter...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

Missing person alert

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May 14, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is investigating a missing 35-year old male named Christopher Raymond Lindberg. Lindberg was staying with a relative in Canton, who last had contact with him on April 13, 2015.

Anyone who has see...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2015

Invitation to attend Coffee with a Cop session

May 13, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department has scheduled the following Coffee with a Cop session:

• Friday, June 5, from 10 a.m. – noon, at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, 42550 Executive Drive (Note: Kids will be permitted to j...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2015

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Open House

April 23, 2015, Canton, MI – First Step, a non-profit organization to reduce the incidence of domestic and sexual violence, is partnering with the Canton Police Department to host a Sexual Assault Awareness Open House, on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, from 5...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

New firefighter sworn in

April 21, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest firefighter/paramedic, Bernard Brosnan, to the department. Brosnan took his Oath of Office on April 20, 2015.

All new firefighter/paramedics in Canton are required to successfully...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Troy man faces numerous criminal sexual conduct charges involving a minor

April 21, 2015, Canton, MI – Brett Christopher Lloyd, a 42-year old Troy resident, was arraigned Saturday on six counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct involving a victim age 13-15 years old. Five of the six charges are felonies, each punishable by up to 15 y...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2015

Canton police join campaign to bring awareness to the dangers of distracted driving

April 8, 2015, Canton, MI – In an effort to make our roads safer, the Canton Police Department has joined the national “One Text or Call Could Wreck it All” campaign to educate the public on the dangers of distracted driving in our community.

While any...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

April 6, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest police officer, Corey Altheim, to the department. Altheim received his Oath of Office on March 30th, with family present.

All new police officers in Canton are required to successf...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2015

Arrest made in connection to thefts from garages

March 17, 2015, Canton, MI – Paul Allen Ziolkowski, age 42 from Inkster, was arraigned in 35th District Court last Friday on three charges of Breaking & Entering, each a 10-year felony, along with a Habitual Offender Second Offense charge.

Last mon...Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2015

New police officer sworn-in

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March 12, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety welcomes its newest police officer, Ziad Elias, to the department. Elias received his Oath of Office on February 23, 2015, with family and friends present.

All new police officers in Canton are requi...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

IRS and identity theft scams continue to be prevalent

March 10, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department continues to receive calls and reports of attempted phone scams from residents who are contacted by someone impersonating a representative of the IRS, INS, or other government agency.

Police off...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

Canton man charged for attack on family member

March 10, 2015, Canton, MI – Michael Wayne McCauley, 48, was arraigned in 35th District Court yesterday on three charges including Assault with Intent to do Great Bodily Harm less than Murder, a 10-year felony; Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Felonious A...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2015

Canton firefighters participate in Fight for Air Climb

March 5, 2015, Canton, MI – Last Sunday, eight Canton firefighters participated in the Fight for Air Climb charity event, raising money for the American Lung Association.

Firefighters climbed 70 flights of stairs at the Detroit Renaissance Center, wear...Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2015

Canton offers Citizens Police Academy

February 27, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is planning a new Citizens Police Academy for individuals who are interested in acquiring insight and knowledge on how the police department works to serve the Canton community.

Individuals a...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2015

Canton Public Safety hosting local law enforcement community forum to promote mutual understanding

February 26, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Public Safety Department is hosting an open forum bringing members of the community and law enforcement together to discuss topics of interest in Canton. This event will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, from ...Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2015

Extreme cold necessitates warming station and need for extra caution

February 18, 2015, Canton, MI – Fire officials are reminding residents to be cautious during the extreme cold temperatures this week. Stay indoors if possible. If you go outside, wear weather protective gear, and understand the colder the temperature, t...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

Fire hydrants should be cleared of snow

February 4, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Fire Department is reminding the community of Canton’s ordinance requiring three feet (3’) of unobstructed access around all fire hydrants. This includes snow that has accumulated or piled up and is blocking hydr...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Local man arraigned on B&E charges

January 29, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton resident Spencer Jurcak Hall, age 24, is charged with (2) counts of Breaking & Entering a Building with Intent, a 10-year felony, and (1) count of Attempt Breaking & Entering a Building with Intent, a 5-year f...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Fatal house fire

UPDATE: January 29, 2015, Canton, MI - The victim has been identified, but at the request of the family, the information will not be released to the public.

ORIGINAL: January 28, 2015, Canton, MI – At approximately 4:00 a.m. the Canton Fire Departmen...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2015

Police warn of current crime trend: thefts from residential garages left open or unlocked

January 15, 2015, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is putting residents on notice of a current crime trend occurring in the community. Over the past two months, there have been continual reports of thefts from open or unlocked residential garage...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2015

Two house fires in Canton

January 9, 2015, Canton, MI – This morning at approximately 10 a.m., Canton received a 9-1-1 call reporting a house fire in the 47000 block of Waddington. Firefighters arrived on scene of the single family residence with smoke visible from the attached g...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2015

Public Safety Director Todd Mutchler sworn in as new president of regional police chief association

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(Pictured left to right: Former president Police Chief Bruce Smith, Chesterfield Twp; new president Director Todd L. Mutchler)

January 9, 2015, Canton, MI – Canton Public Safety Director Todd L. Mutchler has been sworn-in as President of the Southeast...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Unidentified female suspected of theft from students at Canton High School

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October 8, 2014, Canton, MI – Police are releasing a surveillance photo of an unidentified female who is suspected of entering Canton High School’s athletic building and taking cash from wallets found in book bags and purses in the hallway, athletic offic...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Police ask for assistance with identity of two suspects

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October 6, 2014, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance from the public with identifying the male and female pictured in the attached surveillance photos. The two are suspected of identity theft and debit card fraud.

If y...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Police seek assitance with ID of suspect

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October 6, 2014, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance from the public with identifying the male pictured in the attached surveillance photo. The male is suspected of check fraud.

If you recognize this man, please contac...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Fire Prevention Week October 5-11

October 6, 2014, Canton, MI – Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!”

Along with firefighters and ...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Police seek help with ID of suspect

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September 30, 2014, Canton, MI – The Canton Police Department is asking for assistance from the public with identifying the black female pictured in attached surveillance photos. The female is suspected of committing numerous credit card frauds in Canton...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Federal declaration allows for aid to flood victims in Wayne County

Canton residents affected by the flood event that occurred on August 11, 2014, are eligible to apply for Federal Aid. Below is a summary of what assistance is available:

Assistance for affected individuals and families can include as required:

• Re...Read on...


Posted on: September 6, 2016

12th Annual Boo Bash Adult Softball Tournament

The 12th Annual Boo Bash Adult Softball Tournament has the following divisions open: Men's Upper, Men's Lower, Co-Ed and Women's with an entry fee of $250. Entry deadline is October 19, 2016 at 5:00 pm. Please call the Canton Sports Center at 734/483-56...Read on

Click here for registration form
Posted on: March 23, 2016

Adult Softball Player Waiver of Liability Form

Please note:
-The waiver must be signed and submitted prior to participation in the program. Participants that do not complete the waiver, will not be allowed to participate in the program.-All players must complete their own waiver.
-A new waiver mus...Read on...

Online Softball Player Waiver of Liability Form

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

Pheasant Run Golf Club Fall Rates In Effect Starting September 26, 2016

Fall rates at Pheasant Run Golf Club will go into effect starting on September 26th. 18 hole rates for Monday-Friday will be $36 and Saturday-Sunday will be $45. Senior and Junior weekday fall rates for 18 holes will be $28.

Make sure to take advan...Read on...


Posted on: September 20, 2016

Summit on the Park To Close Early on Thursday, September 22, 2016

On Thursday, September 22 at 9 p.m. the entire Summit on the Park will be closing early for scheduled electrical maintenance. Barring unforeseen challenges, power is expected to be fully restored by 5:30 a.m. on Friday, September 23. As a result of speci...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Heritage Park Splash Playground Season Extended Until Sept. 11th

With recent high temperatures, the Heritage Park Splash Playground will remain open daily from 10 am - 8 pm, until September 10, 2016, when it will close for the season.

This popular Splash Playground, located next to the Summit on the Park at 46000 S...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Fall/Winter Program Registration Underway

This fall and winter, Canton leisure Services continues to offer a wide variety of programs, activities and events for all ages and abilities. Whatever your interest, there's something for everyone! Be sure to take a moment to peruse this latest edition o...Read on...

Discover Program Brochure

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Chicago’s Famed Second City To Appear At Canton’s Village Theater

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The curtain will go up on October 1st at 7 p.m. on this special engagement of “Free Speech! (While Supplies Last),” an irreverent look at America’s electoral insanity. This special show features political satire made famous by Second City stars like Tina...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Spotlight Players To Bring Rodgers & Hammerstein’s ‘South Pacific’ To Canton Community

Spend an enchanted evening or afternoon enjoying the Spotlight Players’ latest production of the classic musical, ‘South Pacific,’ at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill on September 16-18 and 23-25, 2016.

With a cast of over 40 actors from all around M...Read on...