Community Services

Community Services

Oakland County Sheriff's Office

The list below includes the many different community services offered by the Oakland County Sheriff's Office. If you have any questions regarding the information found here, please contact us.

Operation Medicine Cabinet
Individuals wishing to properly dispose of their unused or expired medications may bring them to six locations of the Sheriff's Office, and sixteen additional law enforcement locations throughout Oakland County.  Sheriff's collection sites include our locations in Brandon Township, Commerce Township, Independence Township, Orion Township, Pontiac HQ, and Rochester Hills.  For a full list of drop-off sites, click here.

STOPPED Program- A voluntary parental notification system intended to promote safe driving by teens.

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is now providing professional and courteous drug and alcohol testing and the most accurate and reliable test results to our clients, agents, courts, and the general public. Parents, referring agents, and court-ordered clients are all eligible for quick, accurate, convenient RESULTS!

Coats for the Cold 
An effort sponsored by the Oakland County Sheriff's Office to provide coats to those in need during the winter months.

Treats for Troops
Each Halloween, the Sheriff's Office collects leftover candy and arranges to have it sent to our troops overseas.

Sheriff's Re-CYCLE for Kids
Oakland County Sheriff's Office collects, refurbishes, and distributes recycled bicycles to children in need.

Document Shredding
Residents of Oakland County may bring documents to the Sheriff's Office to shred for free twice a year, compliments of Absolute Shreds.

Senior Cell Phone Program
Since 2002, the Oakland County Sheriff's Office has been equipping seniors with a mobile means of contacting help in the event of an emergency.  Senior Cell Phones are given out every Friday morning from 9am-Noon at the Sheriff's Office Headquarters at 1200 N. Telegraph Rd., Building 38E in Pontiac.

Child Internet Safety Program
Learn how to keep kids safe on the Internet.

Student of the Month
Program started by Sheriff Bouchard as a way to recognize Oakland County students doing good things.

U-Turn (Your Life Around) Program
A partnership with Oakland County Youth Assistance which aims to educate youth and their parents about the consequences of crime and the realities of prison life.

Bears on Patrol
Supplies patrol cars with teddy bears to be given to children found in crisis situations.

ICE - In Case of Emergency Campaign.  Put ICE on your cell phone.  It could save your life.