The Leelanau County Sheriff's Office only accepts applications when a position is open. Please check our web page frequently where we will post any other vacant positions when they occur.

  • Minimum Requirements for a Law Enforcement Deputy: U.S. citizen; 21 years old; Associate's Degree or four years of full-time military service; MCOLES certifiable upon appointment; pass written test and oral (Board) interview, physical fitness test, background investigation, drug screening, medical and psychological evaluations.
  • Applications can also be obtained by calling 231-256-8621 or 231-256-9711. Completed applications should be forwarded to the following:

Corrections Applications:

The Leelanau County Corrections Division is now seeking applications to establish a candidate pool for Corrections Officer positions, should a position come available.

The application deadline for the Corrections Officer candidate pool is 4 p.m. on Wednesday June 20, 2018.

To be considered for a Corrections Officer position, applicants must have taken and passed the LCOTS written and physical abilities testing. Information on this process can be found at

Applications for employment can be found by visiting

If you are interested in submitting an application for consideration, please contact:

Lt. Todd Roush, Jail Administrator

8525 E Government Center Dr.

Suttons Bay, MI  49682

(231) 256-8603

Leelanau County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Leelanau County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

This page last updated on 6/14/2018.