Justice Complex Information
The Otsego County Board of Commissioners has identified as its highest priority, to address the public safety concerns that have arisen in our community as a result of having a jail that is significantly undersized and has been for years. Having an undersized jail creates challenges throughout the County’s entire criminal justice system.
Please review the documents included on this web page for more information on the challenges we face and the proposed solution.
Public Safety Studies:
2005 Feasibility Study by Gundlach Champion
2008 National Institute of Corrections Study
2020 Feasibility Study by Byce and Associates
2021 Byce and Associates Cost Option Update
Jail and Crime Information:
County Jails in the State of Michigan Size Comparison
Number of SANE Cases For the Past Four Years
Jail Population Statistics on 2-23-2021
Outstanding Warrant Statistics
Outstanding Child Support Statistics
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