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Genesee County Michigan Sheriff Overview

Genesee County is located in East Central Michigan. It was established in 1835 and named after Genesee County in New York. The county seat is Flint. The zip codes in Genesee County are 48473, 48480, 48502, 48504, 48503, 48506, 48505, 48509, 48507, 48529, 48519, 48532, 48552, 48411, 48418, 48420, 48423, 48430, 48433, 48437, 48436, 48439, 48438, 48449, 48451, 48457, 48458, 48463, and 48746.

The highest ranking law enforcement officer in Genesee County is Sheriff Robert J. Pickell. The Undersheriff is Christopher Swanson. He oversees the day-to-day operations of the entire department. Captain Jason Gould serves as Jail Administrator of the Genesee County Jail. You can get in touch with any of the command staff at 810-257-3406.

Genesee County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 1002 South Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502

Phone: 810-257-3406, 810-257-3422

Inmate Search in Genesee County Jail

The Genesee County Jail does not maintain its own inmate roster. To locate an inmate at this facility, you can call 810-257-3426 or visit

he Genesee County Jail is a direct supervision facility with a maximum capacity of 580 inmates and a daily population of 580 to 620 inmates. The Flint City Lockup is a linear supervision facility that is also operated by the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office. It has a maximum capacity of 110 inmates.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Genesee County Jail are afforded the privilege of video visitation. All inmates are allowed two 20-minute non-contact onsite visits per week. Visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours prior using the provided Securus visitation unit. To schedule a visit, the following information must be provided:

  1. Inmate legal name or Jail ID
  2. Visitor official picture ID (i.e., driver’s license)
  3. Visitor home address
  4. Visitor telephone number
  5. Visitor email address

All onsite video visitation sessions are recorded and monitored. Each visitor is required to check in 15 minutes before the scheduled on-site visit. Electronic devices are not allowed inside the visitation area. Visitors must be at least 15 years of age. Those aged 15 to 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult to visit. Only two visitors are allowed per session.

Online Visitation Hours: (Lunch and Dinner times are automatically blocked)

Monday 12:15 – 3:00pm

       4:15 – 5:00pm

Tuesday 12:15 – 3:00pm

        4:15 – 5:00pm

Wednesday 12:15 – 3:00pm

          4:15 – 5:00pm

Thursday 12:15 – 3:00pm

         4:15 – 5:00pm

Family and friends can also schedule remote visits online. The visitation schedule for at-home visits are as follows:

Sunday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Monday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Tuesday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Wednesday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Thursday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday: 8:00 am – 10:30 pm

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

To deposit money into an inmate’s commissary account, family and friends can go online at href https://govpay.net/.

Working at the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office:

A Deputy Sheriff is paid a salary ranging from $19.66 per hour to $23.89 per hour. A Deputy Sheriff is expected to maintain law and order, enforce laws and traffic regulations, investigate crimes, and provide general assistance to the public.

The basic requirements for this position are as follows:

– be at least 18 years old

– have a high school diploma or its equivalent

– have a valid Michigan Driver’s License

– be MCOLES certified or certifiable

– have no prior felony convictions

If you wish to apply for this position, you can fill out the online application form here.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

According to federal law, all sex offenders need to provide their information to local law enforcement for recording in the state and national sex offender registries. A sex offender is a person who has been found guilty of a sex offense such as rape, prostitution, and child pornography. If you wish to locate a sex offender residing in Genesee County, you can visit

Keep in mind that the information in the registries cannot be guaranteed as 100% accurate. Some offenders do not update their information in the registries which can result in records that only show last known addresses.

Bail and Bondsman

Bail is the money put down with the court in order to get a defendant out of jail while awaiting for trial. The money is held in the court’s keeping to ensure the defendant’s appearance at the trial once it starts. If he misses a court date, the money is forfeited.

If a defendant cannot post bail due to money problems, he can secure the services of a bondsman. A bondsman typically charges 10% of the bail amount as his non-refundable fee. Once hired, he can act as a surety for the defendant by signing a bond with the court.

Genesee County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Genesee County Probation Department
Location:816 Beach Street, Flint, Michigan, 48502
Phone:810-257-3524
Fax:810-257-3810
Genesee County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined654
Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll130
Full time total employees130
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 1002 S. SAGINAW STREET FLINT MI 48502

Genesee County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016183,107
Number Employed Annual Average, 2016173,169
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20169,938
Unemployment Rate, 20165.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201544,181
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Genesee County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201483,172
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201520.5
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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