More about corrections in Michigan
All Michigan counties have or contract detention services. Administrative Rules for Jails and Lockups, as established by the Michigan Department of Corrections is a common guide followed by many departments. Reference sites included the State Appellate Defender Office (www.sado.org) and Sheriff's Association (www.michigansheriff.com). Michigan state prisons are overseen by the department of corrections (MDOC
). The inmate search, OTIS
, contains information about more than 300,000 prisoners, parolees and probationers.