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124 South Court Avenue
Gaylord, MI 49735-1309
Telephone: 989-732-3555
FAX: 989-731-7299
Important Telephone Numbers:
911 Emergencies
Sheriff’s Office: 989-732-3555  Corrections/Jail: 989-731-7289 
Corrections Inmate Information: 989-731-7288 
Central Dispatch (non-emergency complaints): 989-732-7858

Sheriff Matthew Nowicki
Road Patrol
Records Sheriff
Matthew Muladore, Undersheriff   Brian E. Webber, Jail Administrator

Mission Statement:

The Sheriff’s Office will provide for a safe and orderly environment for staff, visitors, and inmates and will provide an ethical, people-oriented work environment where our members may enjoy their jobs, utilize their talents, respect one another and grow as individuals. “Committed to Courtesy and Excellence”

Otsego County Sheriff’s Administration

The Otsego County Sheriff’s Office is headed by Matthew Nowicki beginning in 2013. Sheriff Nowicki oversees a budget of approximately $1.8 million. Sheriff Nowicki commands approximately 29 personnel which include:

  • Undersheriff Matthew Muladore
  • Jail Administrator/Captain Brian Webber
  • Eight Road Patrol Deputies
  • One Seasonal Marine/ORV Deputy
  • Ten Corrections Officers
  • Two Part-Time Work Camp Officers
  • One Full-Time Work Camp Supervisor
  • One Administrative Assistant
  • One Records Clerk
  • Two Part-Time Civil Officers
  • One Food Service Director


FOIA Policies, Procedures, Guidelines, Forms Print and send completed FOIA request to: Otsego County Sheriff’s Office

Join the Sheriff’s MOUNTED DIVISION

Mounted-Division.pdf Mounted Division-Past Parades


Drug Disposal Program

2011 Sheriff’s Statistics

Sheriff’s Revenue Report Countywide Statistics Statistics by Township Tickets & Complaints Handled

Otsego County Sheriff’s Safety Tips

Go to the following to see a review of available Identity Theft Protection Services. Snowmobile Regulations Minor in Possession Be safe in Cyberspace Phony Charitable Appeals


2013 Motorcycle Class Registration Information Click on the link above to find the Current Motorcycle Safety Class Information and Registraion Materials for the classes we offer in Northern Michigan Concealed Pistol License Application RI-60 PISTOL SALES RECORD Private Property Crash Form Freedom of Information Request Form Residence Security Check Form Otsego County ORV Ordinance & Color Map

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