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Law Enforcement Officers go Shopping with Area Youth

POMEROY, Ohio – From shoes to board games and everything in between, children went shopping with a cop, enjoyed breakfast and even had a...

Rutland Mayor Resigns, Council Hears Complaints Against Police Chief

RUTLAND, Ohio – New council members tackled various issues including the resignation of the mayor at the regularly scheduled meeting on Dec. 18, 2017. The...

Man convicted of vandalism at Middleport Jail, failure to appear

POMEROY, Ohio – Following a one day trial a Middleport man has been found guilty in a case involving vandalism. Andrew Robinson, 38, of Columbus,...

Jail officer placed on administrative leave following arrest for sexual battery

                UPDATED INFORMATION MIDDLEPORT, Ohio – In a statement from the Village of Middleport, a corrections officer has been placed on administrative leave without pay following...

Multiple agencies participate in closing down alleged ‘bearbaiting’

LONG BOTTOM, Ohio - Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that on Saturday, November 11, 2017, the Ohio Department of Agriculture Enforcement Division executed...

Convicted heroin dealer sentenced to prison, caught with 2,000 grams of...

  POMEROY, Ohio - A man has been convicted and sentenced for trafficking heroin in Meigs County, Ohio on Nov. 13, 2017. According to a statement...

Ritchhart sentenced in two cases involving felonious assault, abduction and children

POMEROY, Ohio – April Ritchhart, 39, of Syracuse, Ohio has been convicted on charges related two incidents involving felonious assault, abduction and assaulting a...

Deputies respond to three domestic calls in an hour, one involving...

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - In a night that had law enforcement responding to 3 separate domestic calls, one of them included a house fire. According...

One taken into custody following structure fire

SYRACUSE, Ohio – Two departments responded to a structure fire in Syracuse on Oct. 19, 2017. A duplex on Fourth Street was reportedly fully involved,...

Multiple agencies participate in search for missing man

POMEROY, Ohio - Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that his office received a report on Oct. 4, 2017 of a missing person from...

Law enforcement training held in Middleport

MIDDLEPORT, Ohio - Various law enforcement agencies came together for a training Sept. 26, 2017 in Middleport, Ohio. According to Middleport Police Chief Bruce Swift...

Pomeroy Police looking for stolen car

UPDATE - According to the Pomeroy Police Department, the vehicle has been recovered by the Chillicothe Police Department. POMEROY, Ohio - The Pomeory Police Department...

Bailey sentenced for trafficking drugs

POMEROY, Ohio - One man has been sentenced for trafficking drugs in Meigs County. Michael Bailey, 27, of Rutland, Ohio, pled guilty to two counts...

Syracuse Mayor’s Court releases active warrant list

SYRACUSE, Ohio – Names of those with active warrants from mayor’s court have been released. According to the Syracuse Mayor’s Court, multiple individuals have had...

Deputy’s Notebook: June 18-July 3, 2017

  Editor’s note: The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office Deputies respond to all sorts of calls. The notebook is a listing of the public record of...

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