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The Grand Traverse Sheriff's Office Administration Division consists of Sheriff Thomas J. Bensley, Undersheriff Nathan Alger, Michelle Folkersma, and Deb Fountain.  The Administration is located at the Law Enforcement Center located at 851 Woodmere Avenue in Traverse City, Michigan.  You may reach the Administration by calling 231-995-5001, by fax at 231-995-5010, or by email at

The Administrative Division oversees all operations of the Sheriff's Office and may be contacted for any reason however, specifically deals with items such as acquisitions, procurement, citizen complaints, and public information.   Office hours are typically Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm.

Contact Information:

Sheriff Thomas J. Bensley                231-995-5001

Undersheriff Nathan Alger               231-995-5001

Captain Randy Fewless                   231-995-5002

Captain Chris Clark                        231-995-5001

Captain Robert Hall                        231-922-4532

Officer Manager Michelle Folkersma  231-995-5001