City of Saginaw, Michigan

The Community Public Safety Department includes the Police Department, the Fire Department, and the Code Enforcement Division.


Police Department strives for the continuous development of Saginaw as a model city - where people want to live, to conduct business and to visit. As a professional organization, the police department will use their talents to create and sustain a safe environment for all.

Fire Department

The Saginaw Fire Department, utilizing available resources to provide the highest possible standards of firefighter professionalism, will protect the community against loss of life, the destruction of property, and assist in injury reduction.

Code Enforcement

The function of this division is to protect the general health, safety and welfare of the public administering and enforcing the City's building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, housing and general codes and other ordinances. The division is also responsible for aspects of the Zoning Code, historical issues and the dangerous building program. In combination, these efforts are designed to enhance the quality of life for residents, fight blight and to eliminate unsafe living conditions.