Emmet County Implements New Building Security Procedure

Posted on July 16th, 2018
New building entry security measures take effect at the Emmet County Division Street location effective Monday, July 23. All members of the public entering the building will use the District Court entrance on Lake Street and pass through a metal detector. Inspection of all bags, backpacks, brief… Read More


Posted on July 13th, 2018
The Blissfest Festival has been ongoing in Emmet County for 38 years. Through the years, there have been a number of issues raised about the annual festival, especially from people who live close to the festival grounds. In 2002, a Consent Judgment was entered resolving various claims between… 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

90th District Court Sobriety Court Certified Drug Treatment Court

Posted on June 25th, 2018
The State Court Administrative Office notified the 90th District Sobriety Court that it meets the certification requirements to maintain a treatment court in Emmet County. This is the first year the year-long certification process was required for Specialty Courts in Michigan. In addition, certification… Read More

Robinson Sentencing

Posted on June 14th, 2018
On Thursday, June 14, 2018, Defendant Herbert Arnold Robinson, was sentenced in the 57th Circuit Court in Emmet County on the two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct – 3rd Degree (Force or Coercion) stemming from his guilty plea on May 10, 2018. Circuit Court Judge Charles Johnson sentenced Defendant… Read More

New Eppler Road EMS Station to Hold Open House

Posted on June 7th, 2018
Emmet County EMS Station 1 at 1201 Eppler Road in Petoskey will be holding an open house on Thursday, June 14, 2018. The free event is an opportunity for the general public to tour the station and see behind the scenes. The new station opened last year. Open from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., the event will feature a cookout,… Read More
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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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