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Going to Court - For Kids!

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Chris Becker, Kent County Prosecutor
Kent County Courthouse
180 Ottawa NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Phone: (616) 632-5400
Fax: (616) 632-5389

Created by Ruth Stephen with assistance from PJ Bevelacqua, Bob Osterbrock, Marlene Starr, Amanda Stephen, and the entire staff of The Kent County Victim Witness unit.

Publication of this booklet was made possible through funding provided by the State of Michigan Citizen Victim Services Commission. May be reproduced without permission for non-commercial use only.

Contact Us

Prosecutor's Office

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Main Office
Criminal & Appeals Division

82 Ionia Avenue NW, Suite 450
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 632-6710

(616) 632-6714

Christopher R. Becker
Prosecuting Attorney

James K. Benison
Senior Attorney, Appeals Division

Juvenile Division

82 Ionia Avenue NW, Suite 400
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 632-6658

(616) 632-6664

Vicki L. Seidl / Laura Clifton
Senior Attorney, Juvenile Division

Family Division

82 Ionia Avenue NW, Suite 425
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 632-6645

(616) 632-6646

Mark A. Vermeer
Senior Attorney

Victim/Witness Unit

180 Ottawa Avenue NW, Suite 5400
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 632-5400
Toll Free: (877) 451-8115
TDD: (616) 632-5404

(616) 632-5389

Rita Caruth
Victim/Witness Coordinator

Employee Recognition

Nominate a Kent County Employee for Quality Service!