Monthly Archives: January 2014

Cold Weather Animal Care

 Cold Weather Animal Care Information from the Wood County Humane Society It is important to not only look after yourself during the cold of the winter, but you should also take care of your pet’s needs. Here are some tips

Sheriff Interview on Leading Edge

TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) –  After heavy snow, wind and record temperatures made driving treacherous this week, both Lucas and Wood Counties went to a level 3 snow emergency. So what factors go into the decision to shut down

Identity Theft

How Identity Theft is Committed In public places, criminals may engage in “shoulder surfing” – watching you from a nearby location as you punch in your Personal ID (PIN) or credit card number. Utilizing your debit or credit card at

Nixle Alerts Post

VIEW THE ACTIVE WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ACTIVE NIXLE ALERTS! 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

VINE Notification System Post

VINELink is the online version of VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday), the National Victim Notification Network. This service allows crime victims to obtain timely and reliable information about criminal cases and the custody status of offenders 24 hours a

Police-2-Citizen Announcement

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. NOTE: Information obtained

Winter Driving 01-02-2014

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 2, 2014 Winter Driving Tips ISSUED BY: MARK WASYLYSHYN – SHERIFF WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE (419) 354-9008 Drive slowly. Everything takes longer on snow-covered roads. Accelerating, stopping, and turning – nothing happens as quickly