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 »



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      Alvin “AL” Adams: August 21, 1960 – November 26, 2016

      Alvin “Al” Adams, age 56, of Grand Rapids, OH passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the Wood County Hospital, Bowling Green, OH. He was born on August 21, 1960 in Prestonsburg, KY to Leo and Annie (Holbrook) Adams. Al was a jail Sergeant for the Wood County Read More »
    • 2016-11-26 PRESS RELEASE

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    • 2016-11-17 Attempt to Identify

      The two male subjects in the video are people of interest in a Fraud investigation. The subjects used the victim’s credit card information to make purchases at two stores in the area on 10/17/16. If you can identify the subjects please contact Detective Sergeant Joe Miller at either 419-354-9267 or Read More »
    • Community Meeting

      Please join us for an open discussion regarding issues that face our community today.  Join the Wood County Sheriff’s Office and the National Sheriff’s Association for a community meeting with Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn.  We will discuss issues that face our community including trends in crime, drugs and the illegal tobacco Read More »
    • Wood County Justice Center Lieutenant Posting

      October 3, 2016 The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting letters of interest for the Justice Center Lieutenant position.  The Justice Center employs 50 Corrections Deputies and has a population of 140-150 inmates per day.   Letters and resumes must be turned in to Human Resource Director Nelson Evans at Read More »