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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Gallia County Sheriff’s Detective completes the prestigious “Master Criminal Investigation” Certification from Ohio Peace Office Training Academy through the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. Ohio’s law enforcement professionals are eligible to earn the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy Master Criminal Investigator certificate. According to Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning, to be eligible, investigators must complete a core training program of 128 hours. An additional 64 hours must be obtained by completing […]

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Gallia County Commission President Harold Montgomery Presents Gallia Co. Sheriff Joe Browning with a resolution in support of National Police Memorial Day and Police Week for the period of May 15-21, 2016. Browning accepted the proclamation on behalf of all Gallia County Law Enforcement Officers. From left to right top: Sgt. Jason Brown, of the Gallia Sheriff’s Office, Det. Justin Rice, of the Gallipolis Police Department, Gallipolis Post OSP Trooper […]

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We want to thank the members of our community that helped us celebrate the National Peace Officers Memorial Day and start of National Police Week. Including Ohio Valley Banc Corp. and Crown City Community Church who held separate services to honor Law Enforcement in our area. “We are truly blessed to have such awesome community support.” Sheriff Joe Browning

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SHERIFF SALES: THE GALLIA COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE IS DIRECTED TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING REAL ESTATE FOR SALE AT PUBLIC AUCTION IN THE 2ND FLOOR MEETING ROOM OF THE GALLIA COUNTY COURTHOUSE ON FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2016 AT 10:00 AM. OFFICIAL NOTICES ARE PUBLISHED IN THE GALLIPOLIS DAILY TRIBUNE. 1. CASE 15CV25 4606 MORGAN CENTER RD, VINTON, OH PLEASE CALL 740-446=4617 FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO CONFIRM THAT THE SALE IS […]

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The Gallia Co. Sheriff’s Office participated in the regional Crisis Intervention Team training. Local law enforcement, including officers and deputies from Gallia, Jackson, Meigs and Pike Counties were in attendance. (Including four Gallia County School Resource Deputies). “As Gallia County Sheriff I want to want to congratulate those that participated and wish them the best in their careers, serving our local communities. I appreciated the opportunity to help present the […]

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Thank you to all who attended our public presentation yesterday on the crime prevention program “Refuse to Be a Victim”. Sheriff Browning and staff enjoyed presenting the course and valued the information from our attendees. The single most important step toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it. The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office presents the NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim® […]

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The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of phone calls within the last few days regarding IRS scams. The IRS will NEVER contact anyone by telephone, text or social media. If they need to contact you, they will do so with an official letter in the mail. If you get a phone call from someone claiming to be from the IRS, hang up and do not call them […]

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Felony Drugs and Weapons Seized in Gallia County Ohio Gallia County law enforcement agencies worked a collaborative criminal and traffic enforcement detail this past weekend. The two major focuses were to deter criminal activity and apprehend those who are engaged in criminal activity. The agencies participating in this detail were the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Gallia County Sheriff’s Office, Gallipolis City Police, Gallia County Prosecutor’s Office, United States Marshall Service, […]

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Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning has cancelled the Snow Advisory Level issued today. Please watch for high water in low areas and continue to drive cautiously.

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