Programs & Services

Abandoned Vehicle Auctions

The Sheriff’s Office occasionally offers abandoned vehicles at auction. Learn more about the process and see what vehicles are currently available.

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Accident Report Request

You are able to access Accident Reports through the Sheriff’s Office. Learn more about the process for requesting reports.

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Civil Process

For all Civil Process and Sheriff’s Mortgage Sale questions, please contact Ms. Vicki Hasty at (231) 873-6773 or via email at


Fingerprinting for both criminal and non-criminal reasons is scheduled through the County Clerk’s Office. This must be done by appointment only. Learn more about the process and requirements for fingerprinting services.

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Notary Public

Notary Public services are available for $10.00 during normal business hours (Monday – Thursday, 9 AM – 5 PM, Friday 8 AM – 4 PM). Documents must not be signed until in the presence of the notary.

Purchase Permits

All Purchase Permit processing is by appointment only. Please call (231) 873-2121 for more information. You may still choose to mail completed permits into our office by U.S. Mail:

Oceana County Sheriff’s Office
216 Lincoln Street
Hart, MI 49420

Recreational Education

The Sheriff’s Office offers both Hunter Education and Boater Safety Courses. Learn more about these valuable programs and register here.

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Sex Offender Registry (SOR)

The Michigan State Police handles Sex Offender Registry verification. If you have questions or concerns about your registration, please contact them at or (517) 241-1806.