The Detective Bureau is led by Capt. Mike Larsen.
Reporting to Capt. Larsen are two general case detectives who are each assigned to sections of the county, one detective assigned to sex crimes county-wide, and one detective assigned to the WEMET drug crimes task force.
Detectives may be reached by calling the Sheriff’s Office at 269.673.0500, and dialing the extension listed below.
|Detective Chris Haverdink||ext. 4452 or
|Laketown, Saugatuck, Ganges, Casco, Fillmore, Manlius, Clyde, Lee, Overisel, and Heath Townships|
|Detective Craig Gardiner||ext. 4454 or
|Valley, Allegan, Cheshire, Trowbridge, Watson, Otsego, Martin and Gun Plain Townships|
|Detective Mark Lytle||ext. 4286 or
|Salem, Dorr, Leighton, Monterey, Hopkins and Wayland Townships|
|Detective Martin Mendell||ext. 4457 or
|All sex crimes occurring anywhere in Allegan County|
|One Detective assigned to WeMET||Undercover drug position||Undercover officer works with multi-agency drug unit which handles drug crimes throughout Allegan, Muskegon and Ottawa Counties|
Contact Silent Observer:
- Phone: 1-855-SILENT-0 to provide informational anonymously
- Send an e-mail to the Silent Observer mailbox at the Sheriff’s Office