Today and Saturday, and again Aug. 24-25, additional patrol cars will be out in West Michigan aimed at getting drunk drivers off the road.
The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says it will continue heightened patrols and enforcement aimed at identifying intoxicated boating for the Fourth of July holiday, following a weekend worth of such efforts for Operation Dry Water.
Sexual assault and general assault cases are on the rise in Ottawa County, according to an annual report released recently by the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.
The students involved in the threat will remain suspended from Lakeshore Middle School until the investigation is complete, GHAPS officials said Thursday.
ROBINSON TWP. — One person is dead and three others were injured in a three-car crash Monday afternoon on Lake Michigan Drive at 128th Avenue.
Sgt. Cal Keuning replaces Sgt. Chris Dill, who has moved to a new opportunity within the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office.
Ottawa County Sheriff Steve Kempker participated in the 114th session of the National Sheriffs Institute, April 9-13 in Aurora, Colorado. Kempker is the first sheriff from Ottawa County to graduate from the institute.
School staff and the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office searched lockers, backpacks, desks and the building after some fourth-grade students found a bullet during the lunch period.
Police said the man was stopped by an Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputy at 11:29 p.m. Tuesday at Chicago Drive and Main Street for an equipment violation.
Incident happened Tuesday afternoon in Zeeland Township.
With a year under their belts, Ottawa County Sheriff Steve Kempker and Allegan County Sheriff Frank Baker are finding similar public safety issues in their respective communities. Both were elected as sheriff after serving their counties as undersheriffs.
Following the results of a recent survey of first responders, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley has announced efforts to expand mental health crisis training for police across the state.
The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance in locating 59-year-old Sheila Bonge of Crockery Township.
Detectives are seeking more information from the public in the murder of Deb Polinsky in July 1977.
The reason for her departure is unclear.