Occurred February 18, 2013 @ 12:54 a.m. in Springfield Township, Gallia County. A Gallia County Deputy while on patrol saw a suspicious vehicle on Scenic Drive. The Deputy attempted to stop and check on the vehicle when it suddenly took off. The vehicle turned onto Mt. Olive Road with the Deputy in pursuit with his overhead lights on. The driver of the suspect vehicle lost control on Mt. Olive Road […]

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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 MARCH 1, 2013  AT 10:00 AM. OFFICIAL NOTICES ARE PUBLISHED IN THE GALLIPOLIS DAILY TRIBUNE. CASE  11CV187   55 NEIL AVE., GALLIPOLIS, OH 45631 CASE  11CV90     444 2ND AVE., GALLIPOLIS, OH 45631 CASE  11CV90     121-129 SUN VALLEY DR. […]

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2/12/2013, The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a “scam caller”. The female “scam caller” told our victim that she was a family member (grand daughter), was in Mexico and had been in a car accident. She mentioned something about drugs being found on someone and she needed $1500. Of course NONE of this was true. The scam caller wanted her to go to a store and do […]

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The Gallia County Sheriffs Office is presenting Eddie Eagle gun safety programs to area youth groups. Please call 740-446-4617 if you have a group, church, school or civic organization that would be interested in he program. It usually takes about an hour to present to youth for grades K-3.

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The Gallia County Sheriffs Office, along with the Buckeye Hills Career Center will host Gallia County’s annual “Farm Watch” meeting for members of the areas  agricultural community. The meeting will start at 6:30pm on February 28, 2013 and will feature a speaker from Ohio Homeland Security, who will review new Ohio scrap metal regulations. The meeting will be held at the cafeteria (corral ) area of Buckeye Hills Career Center. For more […]

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2/6/13-The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office is advising that telephone service has been interrupted in the Bulaville Pike area between SR-160 and Oil Hollow Road.  Unknown subjects cut the telephone line overnight.  AT&T is on scene to make the repairs which will be later today. Deputies are investigating.

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2/5/2013 (5:20pm) Level 1 Snow Advisory for Gallia County issued 2/4/13 has been canceled .No road advisory at this time.

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Meth Lab Awareness Class There will be a Meth Lab Awareness class Feb. 4, 2013 at 7:00pm at the University of Rio Grande: Bob Evans Farms Hall main auditorium. This class will be presented by Sgt. Chris Gill of the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office. The class will be tailored toward one pot meth labs that are increasing in numbers in the county and surrounding areas. Chris will discuss the signs […]

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Level 1 Advisory Update 2/3/13: We are still at Level 1 Snow Advisory. Secondary roads are still icy and snow covered in spots. Level 1 means Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may be icy. Drive very cautiously. Have a good evening, enjoy the Super Bowl and never drink and drive!

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Sheriff Joseph R. Browning has issued a Level 1 Snow Advisory for Gallia County. This advisory is still in place 2/2/13. Level 1 Snow Advisory means travel with caution as roads are snow covered in places with possible ice. State, County and Township roads may be hazardous. Please drive with care and give space for road crews treating the roadway.

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