Project Lighthouse

Project Lighthouse, is a neighborhood watch patrol program designed to keep residents, employees and visitors safe in Detroit.  The Detroit Police Department and more than 30 businesses in the Central Business District have partnered together to launch this program to provide shelter, aid, safety, information and potential lodging for those in temporary need of assistance.  This program will enhance the safety and security of our vibrant downtown.Each participating business, known as a Lighthouse, has security personnel available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to assist those in need. With a simple phone call to 313-471-6490, help will be provided to anyone who is lost, separated from friends, having vehicle trouble or has other safety concerns.In addition, any business displaying a Project Lighthouse banner is considered a safe haven. Project Lighthouse is available to augment, not replace, 9-1-1. Those within the Central Business District who have serious safety concerns should call 9-1-1 first for assistance.


Blue Cross Blue Shield

Boll Family YMCA

Book Cadillac Hotel

COBO Center

Comerica Park

Compuware/Quicken Loans

Courtyard Marriott

Detroit Athletic Club

Detroit Medical Center

Detroit Police Department 20 Atwater

Detroit Police Department HQ

DTE Energy

Ford Field

Greektown Casino

Ilitch Holdings, Inc. / Fox Theatre

Joe Louis Arena

Marriott Renaissance Center

McNamara Building

MGM Grand Detroit

Motor City Casino Hotel

Opera House

Renaissance Center

Detroit Riverfront Conservancy/Rivard Plaza

Rock Ventures (QL & Family of Companies)

- Chase Building

- Dime Building

- First National Building

Stay Inn & Suites (formerly Days Inn)

Wayne County Sheriff’s Office


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