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Manistee County Michigan Sheriff Overview

Manistee County is located in the northwestern region of Michigan. It was founded in 1840 and its name is believed to have been derived from the Ojibwe word “ministigweyaa” meaning “river with islands at its mouth. The county seat is also named Manistee. The zip codes in Manistee County are 49645, 49614, 49613, 49619, 49626, 49634, 49675, and 49683.

The chief law enforcement officer in Manistee County is Sheriff John O’Hagan. You can reach him directly at (231) 723-8393 and via email at ohaganj@manisteesheriff.org. Undersheriff Kenneth O. Falk is the Sheriff’s second-in-command. His duties include, but are not limited to, monitoring the daily operations of the entire department, overseeing personnel management functions, and coordinating departmental training for employees. You can reach him at (231)-723-8393.

Manistee County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 1525 E. Parkdale Ave, Manistee, Michigan 49660

Phone: (231) 723-8393

Inmate Search in Manistee County Jail

The Manistee County Jail does not have an online inmate roster. If you wish to locate an inmate currently housed in this facility, you can call the jail at (231)-723-8435.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Manistee County Jail are allowed visitation with family and friends. All visitors must sign in upon arrival and present a valid photo ID. Minors, those under 18 years of age, are not allowed to visit unless in the company of a parent or legal guardian. All visitors are subject to a search. No cell phones or other electronic devices will be allowed inside the visitation area. All visitors are required to wear proper attire. Individuals wearing clothes that show sensitive areas of the body will not be allowed to enter. If you wish to learn the visiting hours for this facility, you can call them directly at (231)-723-8435.

To send mail to an inmate, you must address it in the following manner:

Inmate’s Name

Manistee County Jail

1525 E. Parkdale Ave.

Manistee, MI 49660

Working at the Manistee County Sheriff’s Office:

A Deputy Sheriff in Manistee County may be paid an entry level salary of $19.36 hourly. The maximum pay for this position is $28.08 hourly. The duties of a Deputy Sheriff include patroling areas of the county, conducting criminal investigations, maintaining peace and order, and providing assistance to the members of the community.

The basic requirements of this position are as follows:

– at least 21 years old

– a high school diploma (or equivalent)

– MCOLES certified or certifiable

– a valid Michigan Driver’s License

All candidates are also required to undergo a written and oral exam, a physical agility test, a drug screening, and a thorough background investigation.

If you wish to apply for this position, you can download the form here.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

The law requires sex offenders to submit their information to local law enforcement which will be filed in the state and national sex offender registries. These databases are used to increase public awareness and safety. An individual is considered a sex offender if he or she has a conviction for a sex crime such as sexual assault, prostitution, and sex trafficking. You can visit

to access data on sex offenders residing in Manistee County. Take note that the Michigan State Police cannot guarantee the accuracy of all the information in the database. This is because not all sex offenders comply with the law.

Bail and Bondsman

The money paid to the court in exchange for the temporary release of a defendant awaiting trial is called bail. It is used to guarantee the defendant’s return to court once the trial starts. If he misses a court appearance, he forfeits the bail.

A defendant who cannot pay bail due to financial difficulties can still get out of jail if he hires a bondsman to act as a surety. A bondsman typically charges 10% of the bail amount for his services. This fee cannot be refunded.

sign a bond with the court to facilitate a defendant’s temporary release. Take note that the fee is non-refundable.

Manistee 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:Manistee County Probation Department
Location:415 3rd Street, Manistee, Michigan, 49660
Phone:231-723-7215
Fax:231-723-0036
Manistee County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined55
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Full time payroll11
Full time total employees11
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Address: 1525 EAST PARKDALE AVENUE, N. MANISTEE MI 49660

Manistee County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201610,587
Number Employed Annual Average, 20169,924
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016663
Unemployment Rate, 20166.3
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201541,811
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Manistee County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20143,465
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201515.0
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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