Chief of Police
Kevin Salter has served as the Chief of Police for the Flint Township Police Department since 2018. Chief Salter leads a department of 45 sworn officers and 17 civilian support personnel.
Chief Salter has served the residents of Flint Township in a variety of positions since he began his career in 1999. They include: Patrol Officer, Community Policing Officer, School Resource Officer, Incident Response Team Member / Commander (SWAT), Detective, Patrol Sergeant, Detective Sergeant and Lieutenant.
Chief Salter earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Ferris State University in 1993. He served 4 years in the United States Army, achieving the rank of Captain before being honorably discharged in 1998. Prior to Flint Township, he was employed as a Police Officer with the City of Montrose and Mount Morris Township Police departments. He also was a Road Patrol Deputy with the Lapeer County Sheriff’s Department. Chief Salter is a graduate of the Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command - Class #376.