Message from Sheriff Wasylyshyn

As Sheriff of Wood County, I would like to welcome you to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office website. It is my hope that this website will be used as an information resource for the citizens of Wood County, as well as visitors from outside Wood County Ohio. Read More »

Nixle Alert System

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office utilizes the Nixle Community Information Service to deliver trustworthy and important neighborhood-level public safety and community event notifications instantly sent to you by cell phone text message, email, and web Read More »

Wood County Online Auction

Visit the Wood County Online Auction Website where surplus inventory is available for purchase. Read More »

Police-2-Citizen Interace

The Wood County Sheriff’s Office offers citizens the opportunity to utilize our Police-2-Citizen (P2C) interface. This interface integrates with our existing Records Management System (RMS) and Jail Management System (JMS) allowing real-time data retrieval and search functionality. Read More »

Concealed Carry

Learn more about Ohio\'s concealed carry laws. Read More »



  • Latest News

    • Citizens Police Academy

      Now Enrolling for our Citizen’s Police Academy

      Wood County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Police Academy September 8th through November 17th Thursday evenings from 6p-9p This academy is an opportunity for the citizens of Wood County to see first-hand what happens in the office. Most citizens do not know the extent of the duties and responsibilities that lies within Read More »
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      Appreciation Letter from Grand Rapids, Ohio

      An appreciation letter from the Officials of the Village of Grand Rapids. Read More »
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      Pokémon Go information

      Pokémon Go The Wood County Sheriff’s Office has been experiencing a rise in Trespassing and Suspicious Activity events recently due to the new Pokémon Go app. This is a geo-cache type system that incorporates real world maps and digital gaming and is extremely popular. Participants have reportedly been seen on Read More »
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      Missing Adult Male

      The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to locate to check the welfare of a missing adult male. Joseph A. Stormbringer, 35 year old white/male, was last seen on May 13, 2016 at AutoZone in Bowling Green, OH. See Press Release below… Read More »
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      Jail meets all standards after recent inspection

      By Sentinel-Tribune Staff | Posted: Monday, April 25, 2016 9:03 am The Wood County Justice Center.  An inspection held in February found that the Wood County Justice Center was found to be a “compliant jail” under the Ohio Revised Code. According to a letter from the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation Read More »