As a peace officer:

The Sheriff is charged with enforcing the laws enacted by the legislature and is the primary officer responsible for the providing patrol and traffic services on the county primary and secondary roads. The Sheriff is an Officer of the Court with responsibility for execution of orders, judgments, and civil process as well as maintenance of security for the court. The Sheriff is responsible for the establishment, maintenance and operation of the County Jail and ancillary services.

As an elected official:

The Sheriff is directly responsible to the citizens of the county for the provisions of effective and acceptable law enforcement services, as well as the safe and effective operation of the jail. In the delivery of these services, the Sheriff works in cooperation with the County Board of Commissioners and other elected and county department heads to provide these services in the most efficient, cost effective manner.


Per M.C.L. section 28.434a

Firearms Disposition

Sheriff’s Office and Correctional Facility



Joe Brogan


David Miller


Mike Griffin
Caleb Scroggs
Tom Randell

Correction Officers

John Gransell
Bruce Tangen
Nancy Kent
James Wishart
Jonathon Boever
Austin Santti
William Jondreau
Ashtin Lindemann
Austin Smith
Tom Recker
Nate Stockton


Jeffrey Hubbard – Homeland Security Director

Jeffrey Hubbard – 911 Director



County Government

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L’Anse, MI 49946


Convention & Visitors Bureau

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L’Anse, MI 49946


Chamber of Commerce

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L’Anse, MI 49946


Economic Development

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L’Anse, MI 49946

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