Ingham County Sheriff
Scott Wriggelsworth
(517) 676-2431

Welcome to the Ingham County Sheriff's Office
Our Family Protecting Yours Since 1838

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It is the mission of the Ingham County Sheriff's Office to provide correctional, law enforcement, and support service excellence in partnership with our community. Our vision is to set the standard in corrections and law enforcement through leadership, innovation, and a commitment to excellence. Our values include Honor, Courage, Commitment, Professionalism, and Accountability.

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.

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.

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For more information regarding inmate services and visitation by friends, family, and professionals, click here.


To view the inmate guide, click here.


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If you have a concern about a Inmate's welfare in the Ingham County Correctional Facility, please contact the on-duty Correctional Supervisor at (517) 676-8312.

 If you have an emergency, please contact 911 for assistance. 


Funds can be deposited into an inmate's commissary account via Express Account at (866) 422-6833 or   A kiosk to deposit money is also available at the correctional facility inside the vestibule to the lobby.


For a list of Ingham County Bonding Companies click here.