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Mackinac County Michigan Sheriff Overview

Mackinac County is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It was established in 1818 and named after the Straits of Mackinac. The county seat is St. Ignace. The zip codes in Mackinac County are 49827, 49781, 49745, 49836, 49838, 49719, 49757, 49762, and 49820.

The head law enforcement agency in Mackinac County is Sheriff Scott A. Strait. You can get in touch with him at (906) 643-1911. The Register of Deeds for Mackinac County is Deborah M. Holle. Her office is responsible for recording official documents such as warranty and quit claim deeds, mortgages, Circuit Court Orders, and many other official documents. You can get in touch with her by calling (906) 643-7306.

Mackinac County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 100 South Marley Street, Saint Ignace, Michigan 49781

Phone: (906) 643-1911

Inmate Search in Mackinac County Jail

The Mackinac County Jail does not have an inmate roster published online. If you want to locate an individual detained in this facility, you can call the jail at (906) 643-7325. The Mackinac County Jail is accredited by the American Correctional Association to the Core Jail Standards for jail. It currently has a rated capacity of 28 inmates.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Mackinac County Jail are allowed to visit with family and friends. All visitors are required to complete the sign-in sheet and provide photo ID. They must not have been incarcerated in the jail within the past 6 months or owe the jail for past housing expenses. All visitors are subject to a criminal wants/warrants check and search. Visitors younger than 17 years old must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian.

Visiting hours are as follows:

Wednesday

8:30am to 11:30am

12:30am to 4:30pm

Sunday

1pm to 5pm

6pm to 8pm

Working at the Mackinac County Sheriff’s Office:

In Mackinac County, an entry level Law Enforcement Deputy Sheriff is paid $19.36 per hour. The top pay for this position is $28.08 per hour. This position involves performing patrol functions as well as investigating crimes and traffic accidents, enforcing the law and traffic regulations, responding to emergency calls, and providing motorist assistance.

Applicants must meet the following conditions in order to be considered for the position:

If you wish to apply for this position with the Mackinac County Sheriff’s Office, you can download the application here.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

Federal law mandates that all sex offenders report his/her information to local law enforcement which is then filed in the state and national sex offender databases. A person is classified as a sex offender if he or she has a conviction for a sex offense such as rape, sexual assault, and child pornography. Go online at  

to locate any sex offenders living in Mackinac County. Keep in mind that some sex offenders do not update their registration. You may get search results that only list last known addresses.

Bail and Bondsman

A pretrial inmate is allowed to remain free while awaiting trial as long as bail has been posted. This is the money that the court uses to ensure the inmate’s return to court once the trial starts. If he misses a court date, bail is revoked and forfeited.

If the defendant cannot pay the bail set by the court, a bondsman can act as a surety on behalf of the defendant for a fee. The fee is usually 10% of the bail amount. This cannot be refunded.

Mackinac 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:Mackinac County Probation Department
Location:100 South Marley Street, St. Ignace, Michigan, 49781
Phone:906-643-7343
Fax:906-643-0122
Mackinac County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined23
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Full time payroll14
Full time total employees14
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Other operating expendituresnot applicable
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Year of original constructionnot applicable
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Address: 100 MARLEY STREET ST. IGNACE MI 49781

Mackinac County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20165,230
Number Employed Annual Average, 20164,737
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016493
Unemployment Rate, 20169.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201540,091
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Mackinac County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20141,740
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201516.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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