The Ingham County Sheriff’s Office is a member of the Michigan Sheriffs' Association (MSA). The MSA was founded in 1877 and is the oldest law enforcement organization in the state. For over 130 years the Michigan Sheriffs' Association has been a leader in providing training and services to the Office of Sheriff and your community.
It is the mission of the Ingham County Sheriff's Office to assist the citizens of Ingham County in our mutual desire for a safe and secure community through our dedication to provide correctional, law enforcement, and related services at the highest possible standards, while respecting the rights of all.
The Sheriff's Office is located in Mason, Michigan and ranks 7th largest in size out of 83 departments in the State of Michigan. The Ingham County Jail ranks 5th largest in size, housing nearly 601 inmates. The Sheriff's Office is nationally recognized as a leader in both law enforcement and corrections.