PONTIAC, MI – Oakland County Sheriff Michael J. Bouchard is excited to announce the release of the agency’s new smartphone application. This app will serve as a new way for the Sheriff’s Office to connect with Oakland County residents and visitors, providing information quickly and efficiently to anyone with a smartphone.
The app offers quick access to items of public interest and is easy to use. In just a few clicks, users can:
• View the Community Programs in Oakland County
• Submit a Tip
• Search and view Jail Info and Local Inmates
• Thank a Deputy
• Receive push notifications / Alerts
• Search sex offenders in the area
• View the list of Oakland County Most Wanted
• Connect to the organization’s social media platforms and website
• Read the latest news and find out about upcoming events
“Technology is evolving, and we like to stay on the cutting edge” said Sheriff Bouchard. “With advances in technology, it is more and more critical we continue to keep up in order to stay connected with our communities and our citizens. This mobile app serves as another way for us to be transparent
and keep our people informed of the things we are doing in the county. We are excited to offer this solution to the people of Oakland County.”
The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office mobile app was created by TheSheriffApp.com, a division of OCV, LLC, which specializes in mobile app development for public safety organizations across the country. “More and more public safety agencies are realizing the opportunity they have to reach and serve their public by the way of their smartphone and other devices,” said Kevin Cummings, Vice President with OCV.
The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office app is available for download for free in the App Store and Google Play. Search “Oakland Sheriff” to download the app to your device.