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

    • 2019 DARE Ohio Officer of the Year

      Congratulations to our very own Deputy Brian Ruckstuhl – the 2019 DARE Ohio Officer of the Year!!!! Deputy Ruckstuhl, who teaches DARE at Otsego Local Schools, was nominated by his school district and chosen as the recipient for his prestigious award in Ohio. We are proud of you Deputy Ruckstuhl! Read More »
    • Alert

      Scams – A Friendly Reminder

      Scams can happen to anyone. Take a look at this video to learn about some of the recent tactics used.         Read More »
    • Two Deputies Receive National Recognition

      Two deputies with the Wood County Sheriff’s Office received national recognition for excellence in overseeing the county’s 139 registered sex offenders. Deputy Isaiah Loar and Deputy Jill Holland were recognized during an awards ceremony at the National Sheriff’s Association annual conference in Louisville, KY on June 16, 2019. OffenderWatch Certificate of Read More »
    • Careers with our office

      Interested in a career with our office? Watch this video to hear how you can apply. Read More »
    • Press Release from Sheriff Wasylyshyn – 20190123

      Press Release from Sheriff Wasylyshyn 1.23.19 press release   Read More »
    • Wood County Jail receives 100% on state jail inspection           Read More »
    • Code of Ethics

      As a new year approaches, we reaffirm our daily resolution to you all; the law enforcement code of ethics. Happy New Year! Read More »
    • 2018 PSAP Operations Rules Review

      Please see the attached letter from Rob Jackson regarding Wood County’s 2018 PSAP Operations Rules review.  Thank you so much for your amazing thoroughness and incredibly logical organization.  Have a great holiday season! 2018 Agency Response Sharon McMurray Support and Compliance Coordinator Office of Information Technology Ohio 9-1-1 Program Office Read More »