We Have Moved! Effective Friday, Feb. 2nd, the Sheriff’s Office 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 will 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

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Welcome! Sheriff’s Office new headquarters: 1776 St. Rt. 521.

Deputy Petrie celebrates 35 years of service — flanked by Sheriff Balzer, left, and Chief Scowden.

Meet our 2023 Employee Award Winners!

Our Honor Guard raising the flags for the first time at our new headquarters.

Drone Unit trains monthly, alongside Delaware City Police drone operators. 

Volunteer Chaplain Unit (5 civilians in the middle) supports the community in need and first responders.

Sheriff Balzer participates annually in SourcePoint’s Community Champions Meal Delivery event. 

Day 1 of our first-ever peace officer training academy, with 9 cadets from 3 agencies participating. 

Safely make online transaction exchanges here, in our Jail parking lot, 844 U.S. Hwy 42 No.


We have moved bldg ext (1) Petrie still smiling after 35 yrs (2) of-the-year 2023 collage flag raising honor guard Drone Chaplains All 5 Group shot 3-8-24 24.03.20 Balzer and Pillion (3) DCSO Cadets Academy #1 2-7-24 Safe Zone sign

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