Sheriff Michael J. Murphy

Sheriff Michael J. Murphy

For the safety of all children we strongly recommend and encourage adults only in our lobbies.

Lobby Information:

Field Services Lobby (South Entrance)
Jail Lobby (North Entrance)
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Only 4 individuals at a time permitted in Field Services lobby
Handgun Purchase Permits issued until 4:30 P.M.
Hours: Open 365/24/7
Only 6 individuals at a time permitted in Jail lobby

Fingerprints / DNA / Sex Offender Registration Information:

Fingerprint Hours:  Monday thru Friday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Fingerprints, DNA and Sex Offender Registration are by appointment only; please call (517) 546-2440 during regular business hours to schedule an appointment.

Individuals seeking fingerprints or a DNA Swab must provide and wear a mask

Individuals seeking fingerprints or a DNA Swab must answer screening questions

We have relocated our Pistol Sales Record drop-off box!  Handgun Registrations must be placed in the drop box which is now located on the east side of our parking lot near the Jail Public entrance.

If you prefer, you have the option to mail your Pistol Sales Record(s) to:  LCSO, 150 S. Highlander Way, Howell  MI 48843

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to providing public safety excellence. In partnership with the community, we are committed to reducing crime, enforcing laws and ensuring a safe and secure jail while protecting the constitutional rights of all who live in, work in and visit the County of Livingston.

Two Sheriff cars in front of the entrance to the administrative offices.

Honesty, Courtesy, and Integrity Will Not be Compromised.

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COVID-19 Resources

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Sheriff Murphy's Mission Statement & Core Values
Sheriff Press Release Unclaimed Property Notices Sheriff Employment Link
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Located in our Jail Lobby.