accessKent will be down for maintenance between 2:30 and 3:30pm, Tuesday, April 11th. The outage will be for approximately 30 minutes.
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Citizen Preparedness Fact Sheets

January (Spanish)  
Stay Informed and Know The Hazards in Your Area
February (Spanish)  
Life Without Power
March (Spanish)  
Shelter in Place vs. Evacuation
April (Spanish)  
Family Contacts & Medical Information
May (Spanish)  
Create a Plan
June (Spanish)  
Special Needs - Children, Seniors, Disabled, Pets, Etc.
July (Spanish)  
Saving Personal Items – Keepsakes, Documents, Etc.
August (Spanish)  
Recovering After A Disaster
September (Spanish)  
Food and Water
October (Spanish)  
Emergency Supplies Kit
November (Spanish)  
First Aid Kits
December (Spanish)  
First Aid / Cpr / Aed Training

Contact Us

Sheriff Department


701 Ball Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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

(616) 632-6100

(616) 632-6122

Lawrence A. Stelma

Lawrence A. Stelma

Michelle Young
Under Sheriff

Kevin Kelley
Chief Deputy-Law Enforcement

Chuck Dewitt
Chief Deputy-Corrections

Correctional Facility

703 Ball Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

(616) 632-6400

Inmate Information
(616) 632-6300

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