Road Patrol

Bob Mendham
County Sheriff
  • Undersheriff Chad Palmiter
    1035 E James Street, PO Box 845
    White Cloud, MI 49349
    Monday – Friday, 8am-12pm,1pm-5pm

  • (231) 689-7303
    (231) 689-7273
The Sheriff’s Office Road Patrol is the primary law enforcement agency for 24 townships and the villages of Hesperia, Cities of White Cloud, Fremont, Newaygo and Grant. The total area policed are comprised of approximately 862 square miles.  The Sheriff’s Office is currently providing contracted police services for the Village of Hesperia.
The County Road Patrol consist of twenty five uniformed Deputies, and four uniformed Patrol Sergeants.  This  includes two court deputies, one Secondary Road Patrol Deputy, and two school resource deputies.
Our goal is to continue to provide excellent service and guarantee the safety of the citizens of Newaygo County. We are consistently exploring ways of offering excellent service, while maintaining a cost effective public safety agency.
Other services which we provide are;
  • Traffic Enforcement Division
  • Emergency Response Team
  • Marine Patrol/Dive Team
  • Drone Operations Division
  • Alcohol Enforcement
  • Peace officer assistance
  • Civil Process Division
  • Crime complaint response
  • K-9 Unit
  • Narcotics investigation Division (CMET)