Contact Information
 NACo Game

 Circuit Court
 Hon. William W. Carmody

 District Court
 Hon. Mark E. Luoma

 Probate Court
 Hon. Charles C. Nebel

 Friend of the Court
 Prosecuting Attorney

 Board of Commissioners
 Brownfield Authority
 Building Codes            
 County Clerk/Register of Deeds
 County Treasurer            
 Alger Conservation District
 Equalization Department
 Land Bank Authority
 Sheriff’s Department
 Veterans’ Counselor
 Women's Center

Hanley Field
 FF Highway 13
 Wetmore, MI  49895


Alger County Sheriff Department
101 Court St, Munising, MI 49862

     Office Hours: 
24 hours / 7 days a week
  Phone: (906) 387-4444
  Fax:     (906) 387-5278

Sheriff Hughes leads a department that has grown to include :
  • Advanced Life Support E.M.S. system
  • Medical First Responders in outlying areas of the County.
  • Law Enforcement Deputies that handle any types of calls and investigations.
  • Alger County's 911 dispatch center.
  • Water and Land Search and Rescue which includes a K-9 unit.
  • Alger Counties only Electronic fingerprinting Service.
  • Emergency Management for Disaster preparedness.
  • Partnership with Alger Correctional Facility

    Emergency Support Team Services

    Meal Services

Click the link above and then select Sheriff Department to make a payment to sheriffs office or select inmate trust to make a payment to a inmates account. 


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Alger County Sheriff Office Key Contacts:

Sheriff Robert Hughes

Undersheriff Todd Brock

Training Sgt. Matthew Waldron

 Patrol Services/Detective Steve Blank

Jail Sergeant/D.A.R.E. Officer
Sheila Peters

Jail Sergeant/Emergency Management Director
Steve Webber

Jail Deputies

The Alger County Sheriff Department is committed to serving the people of Alger County and the protection of Life and property. We will continue our efforts to make Alger County a better, safer place to live and raise a family or visit and enjoy the
natural beauty .

If you have any questions or comments for Sheriff Hughes, you can email him at Sheriff@algercourthouse.com


Alger County is named for Russell A. Alger, a Michigan Governor and US Senator.