Sheriff Department

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Sheriff Department

Underwater Recovery

The Kent County Sheriff's Office has an 11 member dive team which includes Deputies from the Road patrol, Corrections, and Detective units of the Sheriff's Office, and 1 public Safety Officer from the East Grand Rapids Department of Public Safety.  The dive team trains year round for a broad spectrum of diving environments including ice diving, limited visibility diving, current diving.  The dive team responds to calls for service including drowning, and evidence recoveries, assisting other agencies throughout the State of Michigan.

Sgt. Bryan Muir
(616) 632-6365

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

Employee Recognition

Nominate a Kent County Employee for Quality Service!