Search Inmates in Ingham County, Michigan. Results May Include: Arrests, Bookings, Arrest Date, Mugshot, Sentence, Offense, Court File #, MCL #, Conviction Type, Probation Sentences, Supervision Conditions.

Ingham County Michigan Sheriff Overview

Ingham County is located in the southeast region of Michigan. It was created in 1829 and named in honor of the US Secretary of the Treasury under President Andrew Jackson, Samuel D. Ingham. The county seat is Mason. The zip codes in Ingham County are 48937, 48933, 48854, 48864, 49251, 48872, 48805, 49264, 48819, 48824, 48892, 48823, 48827, 48895, 48906, 48911, 48910, 49285, 48840, 48913, 48912, 48842, 48916, 48915, 48917, 48919, and 48930.

The chief law enforcement officer in Ingham County is Sheriff Scott Wriggelsworth. You can reach him directly at The Undersheriff is Andrew R. Bouck and the Chief Deputy is Jason Ferguson. You can contact any of the command staff at (517) 676-2431.

Ingham County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 630 N. Cedar St., Mason, MI  48854

Phone: (517) 676-2431

Inmate Search in Ingham County Jail

The Ingham County Jail does not have an inmate roster posted online. If you wish to locate inmate at this facility, you can get in touch with Corrections Major Sam Davis at

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Ingham County Jail is encouraged to visit with family and friends. All visits must be scheduled 24 hours in advance. Visits are on a first come, first serve basis. To schedule a visitation, you can go online here or use the video visitation kiosk located in the visitation booths at the Jail Lobby or in the Human Services Building. The Jail lobby is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 10pm. The kiosk in the Human Services Building can be accessed Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm. Each visitor needs to check in 15 minute before the scheduled visit. Visitation is allowed Monday through Friday, 8am to 10am, 12pm to 4pm, and 5:30pm to 10pm.

Visitors must be 17 years old or above. Minors need to be accompanied by an adult. A maximum of 2 visitors is allowed per visit, including children. All visitors are required to present a valid picture identification, their home address, and valid phone number.

Inmates are allowed to receive postcards via mail. Photos and packages will be returned to sender. Postcards must be addressed as follows:

Inmate’s Name

640 N. Cedar St.,

Mason, MI 48854

Money can be deposited into an inmate’s account using the kiosk in the Jail Lobby from Monday through Friday, 7am to 11pm. Deposits can also be made by calling 866-422-6833 or go online at

Working at the Ingham County Sheriff’s Office:

A Deputy Sheriff in Ingham County is paid a starting salary of $19.86 per hour. The top pay is $25.89 per hour. A Deputy Sheriff is expected to patrol designated areas within the county, maintaining peace and order within the community, and responding to emergencies.

To apply for this position, a candidate must:

– be 21 years old or above

– have a high school diploma (or GED equivalent)

– have a valid Michigan Driver’s License

– have no prior felony convictions

– be MCOLES certified or certifiable

If you wish to become a Deputy Sheriff with the Ingham County Sheriff’s Office, you can call (517) 676-8223.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

Based on federal law, all sex offenders must provide their information to the state and national sex offender registries. A person is considered a sex offender if he or she has been convicted for a sex offense such as rape, sexual assault, and prostitution. You can visit

to locate sex offenders residing in Ingham County. Keep in mind that you may get search results that only show last known addresses. This is because some offenders do not submit their updated information.

Bail and Bondsman

Bail is the money lodged with the court to secure the temporary release of an inmate while he is waiting for the trial to start. The money is held by the court to ensure the defendant’s fulfillment of his court obligations. If the defendant violates the conditions of his release, he forfeits the money.

A bondsman is an individual who is in the business of acting as surety for defendants who cannot post bail on their own due to financial difficulties. The cost of hiring a bondsman to post bail on a defendant’s behalf is usually 10% of the bail amount. This fee cannot be refunded.

Ingham County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Ingham County Probation Department
Location:303 West Kalamazoo Street, Lansing, Michigan, 48933
Ingham County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined611
Avg Daily Population661
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll104
Full time total employees117
Total salaries and wages7396417
Other operating expenditures2971743
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 630 N. CEDAR STREET MASON MI 48854

Ingham County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016148,845
Number Employed Annual Average, 2016142,705
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20166,140
Unemployment Rate, 20164.1
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201547,470
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Ingham County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201456,310
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201521.0
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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