Springfield Township contracts with the Oakland County Sheriff Office for police services. The Oakland County Sheriff's Office has a substation located in the Columbiere Center at 9075 Big Lake Rd. (area of Big Lake and Clark Roads).
The current contract for police services includes:
9 Road Patrol Deputies
1 Patrol Investigator (detective)
1 Detective Sgt/Substation Commander
Additional police services provided by the Sheriff's Office include: Traffic 416 Enforcement, Alcohol Unit Enforcement, Aviation Unit support, Special Response Team support, Marine Unit support, and other OCSO police services.
Deputies assigned to the Springfield Township substation cover the Township 7 days per week, 24 hours per day.
The Springfield Township substation is not manned 24 hours a day. If a citizen needs to make a police report or contact a Sheriff's Deputy, they can call the Oakland County Sheriff Office Communications Center (non-emergency dispatch) @ 248-858-4951 (option #8), or dial 911 if there is a police, fire, or medical emergency. Deputies can meet citizens at the substation for reports and other information that may be needed at anytime. The dispatch center will send a car to the station to meet the citizen if needed. Citizens can call our dispatch center at any time 24 hours per day and request to have a deputy sent to their residence or place of business to file a police report or to speak with a deputy on any law enforcement related matter.
If a citizen needs to speak with Substation Commander Sgt. Steve Armstrong, or any of the deputies assigned to the Springfield Township substation, please call 248-625-8531. This number can be called to leave a message for any of the substation personnel.
If you have any other law enforcement related questions, please go to the Springfield Township phone number or email listed above or contact the Oakland County Sheriff's Office anytime via telephone or email - OCSO@oakgov.com.