Director of Public Safety Jeffrey Lewis

Chief Lewis became the Director of Public Safety for the City of Muskegon in 2012. Chief Lewis oversees the Police, Fire and Inspection Departments.

Chief Lewis has over 35 years of law enforcement experience. Prior to coming to Muskegon he was the Police Chief for the City of Milan, Michigan. Chief Lewis has held positions of Patrol Officer, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant and Commander during his 20 year career at Ypsilanti Police Department in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Chief Lewis was Co-director for the Center for Regional & National Security at Eastern Michigan University and holds a Firefighter I-II Certification.

Chief Lewis holds both a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree from Eastern Michigan University and attended the Northwestern University Staff & Command Program/Session 234 of the FBI National Academy.


Muskegon Public Safety Office

933 Terrace Street

Muskegon, MI 49440
Phone (231) 724-6750
Fax (231) 722-5140