Law enforcement agencies from across the region met Thursday at the Gallia County courthouse to receive training on the most current options available to victims of crime in the state of Ohio. A representative from the Ohio Attorney General’s VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) Office presented the training, which is intended to provide crime victims peace of mind by allowing them to check on the custody status of an […]

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Gallipolis- Gallia County Sheriff Joseph R. Browning released details today of a recent drug task force investigation and arrest. The case was targeting drug trafficking allegations that centered around a home on State Route 588 in Green Township, Gallia County. The case was a 6 month investigation that uncovered a major drug supplier from the Detroit, Michigan and Columbus, Ohio areas. The home at 2466 SR 588 was reported to […]

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The Gallia County Jr. Fair starts Monday July 28, 2014. We would like to remind everyone to drive carefully in the Spring Valley Area and watch for stopped traffic. Please watch for children in the parking lots and along the roadway in the area. Have a great time and be safe at the fair!

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With boating under the influence continuing to be a major factor in accidents and deaths on our nation’s waterways, officers with local, state and federal agencies will again team up for Operation Dry Water, a national BUI awareness and enforcement campaign. For the sixth straight year, officers will be on the water providing heightened enforcement and awareness about the dangers of drinking while boating. Operation Dry Water 2014 is June […]

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DAVID BREWSTER HAS BEEN TAKEN INTO CUSTODY BY GCSO DEPUTIES AND BCI AGENTS. BREWSTER IS A SUSPECT IN THE DEATH OF DANIEL LEE DAY. Original post: Media Release April 9, 2014 Gallia County, Clay Township – Gallia County 911 received a call at 9:23 p.m. on April 8, 2014, from a Clay Chapel Road resident that she believed her son was dead. Deputies responded and found Daniel Lee Day, 29, […]

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March 17, 2014 Area Fraud Alert Notice: Citizens in the area are receiving automated phone calls, allegedly from their bank. These calls are advising the person that there is a problem with their bank card. If you receive a call of this nature do not give any information about your account, and hang up. If you are in doubt check directly with your bank. We will be forwarding the info […]

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3/17/2014 The level 1 snow advisory issued has been lifted. As always use caution in areas that retain snow and ice longer. Check our website for updates www.galliasheriff.org

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Advisory: Level 1 snow advisory Level 1 snow and ice advisory issued Gallia County roadways. Roads are snow covered in most locations. Please drive with caution.

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3/5/2014 The level 1 snow advisory issued yesterday has been lifted. As always use caution in areas that retain snow and ice longer. Check our website for updates www.galliasheriff.org

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Level 2 reduced to level 1 drive with caution 3/4/2014 5:20pm As of 3/4/2014 at 5:20pm the snow advisory level for Gallia county has been reduced to a level 1 snow advisory. Many secondary roads still have snow and Ice. All drivers should drive with caution. Check our website for updates. www.galliasheriff.org

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