Chief of Police
Frank Anthony began working for East Tawas Police Department in January of 2021. During the previous four years he served as Chief of Police for Richfield Township. Chief Anthony is a recent graduate of the National Staff and Command College for Criminal Justice Administration. He is a Marine Corps Veteran as well as an EMT and Firefighter serving on East Tawas Fire Department.
Mike Dekun brought his vast law enforcement experience to East Tawas in March of 2021. Sgt. Dekun has served as a detective, death investigator, evidence technician, school resource officer, juvenile forensic interviewer and drug investigator. Sgt. Dekun has been a law enforcement officer for 30 years and brings a passion for serving the community.
Branden Kirby began working for our community in April of 2021. Officer Kirby is an Army Veteran, he served honorably for 11 years. Officer Kirby has been serving Ogemaw County for the last 7 years while accumulating advanced professional training in interviewing and interrogation, evidence technician, taser instructor, and field training officer school.