Delta County Sheriff Gary Ballweg says he will run for a third term of office. Sheriff Ballweg cites a 35 year tenure as a member of the Delta County Sheriff’s Department, working his way up through the ranks. Ballweg was first appointed as Sheriff in August 2003, elected in 2004 and re-elected in 2008.
Among his law enforcement accreditations, Sheriff Ballweg is certified as
a police administrator by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement
Standards and by the National Institute of Corrections, as well as the
Michigan Department of Corrections as a Jail Administrator.