We Have Moved! Our headquarters is now located at 1776 State Route 521. This includes Concealed Carry, Public Records, Victim Advocates, Patrol North Office, Property, and Administration. The Jail, Dispatch Center, and South Sub Station remain in their current locations.

Delaware County, Ohio, Sheriff’s Office

For non-emergencies requiring law enforcement assistance, call (740) 833-2800. In an emergency, call 9-1-1.


Sheriff Jeffrey Balzer


(740) 833-2810



1776 State Route 521
Delaware, OH 43015

Term Expires


Women’s Self-Defense Graduates from April. Next Session in August – select the PROGRAMS tab above to learn more.

Now Recruiting Explorers: program for 14-20 years old. Learn more – select the PROGRAMS tab at the top of this page.

Safety Town – a Delaware County tradition for kindergartners & 1st graders!

What’s better than protecting & caring for those in our custody? Making friends along the way – just ask our Corrections Officers!

Our Mounted Deputy always enjoys showing off her equine partner to all ages throughout the community.

Big Walnut School Resource Officer Snyder and H.S. students remind others to always buckle up and never text & drive.

You hear their voices when you call for help — but here are a few of the beautiful faces available 24/7 to help those in need. 

Otto says it’s a ruff life being a therapy dog, but somebody has to do it. His mission is to bring joy — and he’s an overachiever!

April 2024 RAD grads no instructors Explorers at 4-24 competition Safety Town bike safety COs Clark & Cantwell Hope at BV elem 5-24 Snyder Mock Crash with Students Dispatch beauties Otto ruff life

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