August 1, 2016 Gallipolis- Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning has released the following information concerning the investigation into the Jessica L. Berry missing person case. Jessica Berry was officially reported missing by her mother on July 24, 2016. Gallia County Detectives were contacted by the Mason County Sheriff concerning the discovery of human remains on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at around 11:00 pm. Sheriff Browning and Detectives from the Gallia […]

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Sheriff Joe Browning is reminding the public that the Gallia County Jr. Fair starts today Monday August 1. Please drive carefully in the Spring Valley Area watch for stopped traffic. Also be aware of children in the parking lots and along roadway areas. The fair runs all week. See you at the fair, look for our booth near gate 2

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If you have information concerning reported missing person Jessica L. Berry please contact our tip line at 740-446-6555 or our dispatch center at 740-446-1221. Jessica Berry, age 33 is described as 5’04” approx. 120 lbs. Brown Hair, Brown Eyes.

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COLUMBUS – Ohio has joined a growing national effort to reduce the number of persons with mental illness who cycle through county jails. State and county officials this week convened in Columbus to learn how the national Stepping Up Initiative is bringing local criminal justice and behavioral health systems together to improve public safety, access to services, and treatment outcomes. The Stepping Up Initiative was launched in May 2015 as […]

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Gallia County Deputies, responding to a request for assistance from Ohio Highway Patrol Troopers, located components of a meth lab in an abandoned vehicle parked along the roadway on State Route 160 north of Ewington. Meth response trained deputies were able to contain the components for proper disposal. Deputies requested Vinton Fire Department and Gallia EMS to stand by, while the scene was being investigated. The vehicle was towed from […]

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SHERIFF SALES: THE GALLIA COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE IS HEREBY DIRECTED TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING REAL ESTATE FOR SALE AT PUBLIC AUCTION IN THE 2ND FLOOR MEETING ROOM OF THE GALLIA COUNTY COURTHOUSE ON JULY 8, 2016 AT 10:00 AM. OFFICIAL NOTICES ARE PUBLISHED IN THE GALLIPOLIS DAILY TRIBUNE. 1. CASE 15CV25 4606 MORGAN CENTER ROAD, VINTON OH 45686 2. CASE 15CV131 3952 BULAVILLE PIKE, GALLIPOLIS, OH 45631 3. CASE 14CV152 […]

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Sheriff Joseph Browning reports on Sunday May 29th the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office secured a search warrant for 297 East Bethel Church Road Gallipolis, Ohio. The search warrant was obtained through intelligence and investigations. After securing the residence, Agents from the Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commissions Major Crime Task Force of Gallia-Meigs along with the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office completed a search of the residence. Officers seized illegal narcotics, along […]

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Vinton Village to host Neighborhood Watch Meeting June 11, 2016: Please join us for the Vinton area Crime Watch meeting. This meeting is for citizens of Vinton Village, Huntington and Morgan Townships. The meeting will be held at the Village Hall on Clay Street next to the Vinton Fire Dept. The meeting starts at 9:00am The public is welcome to attend. For more information 740-446-4617

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Huntington WV-  Law enforcement officers across the Tri-State joined forces Friday in Huntington to spread the word about their “Border to Border, Click it or Ticket” campaign. It is vital for police in Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia to come together to promote seat belt safety, Kentucky State Police Ashland post commander Jay Gibson said, speaking outside the Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington. “After all, we’re fighting the same […]

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