Jul 29, 2021
In 2020, there were 76,281 calls for service. Of those, only 0.41% (less than one half of one percent) resulted in any type of use of force. Over 99% of calls had no use of force involved.
Want to learn more about this and other stats on police operations? Check out the 2020 Annual Report
See full report here
Jun 24, 2021
Public safety agencies have also upgraded web-based Incident Status Monitors to provide easy access for anyone wanting to know where public safety resources are being deployed.
Read more at Fox17
May 20, 2021
The court introduced TurboCourt, which assists filers with completing and filing court forms online
Read more at Grand Rapids Business Journal
Mar 25, 2021
A follow up to a previous post about working at home and the tax implications. In a typical pre-COVID year, about 45% of total income tax collections in Grand Rapids come from those who live outside the city.
Read more at Capcon
Mar 10, 2021
A 2014 state law previously banned Tesla’s direct to consumer sales model. A settlement was reached in January 2020 with Michigan Attorney General
Read more at mLive.com