Administration

Chief Michael Patton   Chief Michael Patton
  • Chief Patton began his career at the West Bloomfield Police Department in 1985.
  • Masters Degree from Oakland University and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.
  • He has served as Chief of Police since 2011.
  • Chief Patton has been committed to community partnership and professionalism and has led the department to be one of the very best in the State of Michigan
     
Deputy Chief Curt Lawson   Deputy Chief Curt Lawson
  • Deputy Chief Lawson began his career at the West Bloomfield Police Department in 1994.
  • Masters Degree from Eastern Michigan University and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.
  • He has served as Deputy Chief since 2012.
  • Duties include oversight of three Divisions within the police department and serves as the Public Information Officer for both the Police Department and the Township of West Bloomfield.
     
Lieutenant Erik Tilli   Lieutenant Erik Tilli
  • Lieutenant Erik Tilli began his career at the West Bloomfield Police Department as a cadet in 1994.
  • Masters Degree from Madonna University.
  • Duties include the department budget, purchasing and the leadership of the Special Response Team.
     
Sergeant Dale Young   Sergeant Dale Young
  • Sergeant Dale Young began his career at the West Bloomfield Police Department as a cadet in 2004.
  • Bachelors Oakland University and is a graduate of Northwestern  School of Staff and Command.
  • Sergeant Young leads our Crisis Intervention Team and Defense Tactics Team.
     
Dispatch Manager Kecia Williams   Dispatch Manager Kecia Williams
  • Kecia S. Williams began her career at the West Bloomfield Police Department in 2019.
  • Bachelor of Science degree from Eastern Michigan University, The National Society of Leadership and Success.
  • State of Michigan Professional Emergency Manager.
  • Oversight of the Communications Center.