"The mission statement of the Benzie County Sheriff’s Office is to provide leadership to our community to prevent unlawful activity, ensure individual rights, and provide a safe and secure environment."

The Benzie County Sheriff’s Office is an organization which values both the quality of personal interactions and the level of competence which we perform our service.


Benzie-County-Sheriff-Ted-SchendelI’m pleased to welcome you to our new website.  We hope to deliver timely information about the department and the business of providing law enforcement to the citizens of Benzie County.

Feel Free to contact us with any questions.

-Sheriff Ted Schendel

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Honor Bank in Lake Ann robbed at gunpoint. Suspect is considered armed and dangerous!

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