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Snow Alerts

No current alerts Any changes to the Snow Emergency Level will posted here and to our Facebook and Twitter account. The County Sheriff may, pursuant to Ohio Revised Codes Section 311.07 may declare a “snow emergency” and temporarily close any

Holiday Safety

The rush and good will that surround the holidays can increase the opportunities for criminal activity. The Wood County Sheriff’s Office suggests these simple tips to assist you in having a safe and happy holiday season. WHEN SHOPPING Be ALERT

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)

2016-11-26 PRESS RELEASE

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

2016-10-25 PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE 10-25-2016 Mark Wasylyshyn is reminding all drivers that November is the month with the highest number of vehicle /deer crashes in Wood County. October and December are second and third highest. • 2014 we handled a total of

2016-10-07 PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 7, 2016 ISSUED BY: MARK WASYLYSHYN – SHERIFF WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE (419) 354-9008 Fog can be one of the most dangerous weather conditions for both new and experienced drivers. Fog has the potential to reduce

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

Press Release 10-02-2016

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 2, 2016 CONTACT PERSON: SGT GREG PANNING, (419) 354-1246 Center Township, Wood County, Ohio On October 2, 2016 at 2:32 pm the Wood County Sheriff’s Office was responding to a report of a reckless

Appreciation Letter from Grand Rapids, Ohio

An appreciation letter from the Officials of the Village of Grand Rapids.