2018-10-08: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on October 8th, 2018
On 9-18-2018, the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office received a report of possible builder fraud occurring in Readmond Twp., Emmet County.  According to Undersheriff Keiser, the suspect was identified as James Russell, a Petoskey resident.  Russell owns and operates JPR Builders.   … Read More

2018-10-02: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on October 2nd, 2018
On Thursday, September 27, 2018, at approximately 5:30 p.m., a BOL was put out from Cheboygan County regarding an alleged armed confrontation that had occurred in Wolverine, possibly involving a Emmet County resident that lived on Pickerel Lake Rd, Springvale Township, according to Sheriff Pete… Read More

2018-09-27: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on September 27th, 2018
Sheriff Pete Wallin is pleased to announce that the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office received a 100% compliance rating on its annual jail inspection.  Ever since 2002, the Emmet County Jail has attained this perfect rating.  The inspection is done annually by the Michigan Department of… Read More

2018-09-12: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on September 12th, 2018
On Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at approximately 8:40 p.m., the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a convicted sex offender allegedly being in possession of child pornography and a felon in the possession of a firearm, according to Sheriff Pete Wallin.  Detectives… Read More

2018-07-27: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on July 27th, 2018
On Friday, July 27, 2018 at approximately 1615 hrs. the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office located the missing subject in Crooked Lake from the incident on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, according to Sheriff Pete Wallin. Sheriff Wallin would like to thank everyone who helped in the search and rescue efforts… Read More

2018-07-26: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on July 26th, 2018
On Wednesday July 25, 2018, at approximately 15:38 the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 2 male subjects in distress on Crooked Lake. According to Sheriff Pete Wallin, two males and two females were aboard a pontoon boat on Crooked Lake when they anchored the vessel to swim. All subjects… Read More

2018-07-16: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on July 16th, 2018
On Saturday, July 14, 2018 at approximately 3:00 p.m. Emmet County Sheriff’s Office Marine Deputies responded to a boating accident involving a watercraft participating in the Boyne Thunder Poker Run, on Lake Michigan, according to Sheriff Pete Wallin. The vessel, a 1998 37 foot Outerlimits,… Read More

2018-07-06: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on July 10th, 2018
On Friday, July 6, 2018 at approximately 11:00 am the Emmet County Sheriff’s office responded to a two vehicle personal injury accident at the intersection of US 31 and Powers Rd, Littlefield Township, according to Sheriff Peter Wallin. A southbound vehicle, a 2004 Ford Escape, driven by Marvin… Read More

2018-07-05: Sheriff Press Release

Posted on July 5th, 2018
On Monday, July 2, 2018, at approximately 10:40 p.m., the Emmet County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an assault complaint that occurred at a residence in Alanson. Galen Andrew Heffner, age 53, Alanson, MI, was arrested for allegedly assaulting his roommate Dwight Carson with a hammer.… Read More

Emmet County Undersheriff Retires

Posted on June 6th, 2018
June 5, 2018 – On Monday, June 4, 2018 Tim Roth retired from his position of Emmet County Undersheriff in the Sheriff’s Department. Tim began his career with the Emmet County Sheriff’s Department in 1984 as a Deputy for the Road Patrol, made Detective Sergeant in 1994, and became the Lieutenant… Read More

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