Delaware County, Ohio, Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Jeffrey Balzer


(740) 833-2810


(740) 833-2809


149 N. Sandusky St., 2nd Floor
Delaware, OH 43015

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Acting Sheriff Jeff Balzer was sworn-in April 17, following the retirement of former Sheriff Russ Martin.

Dep Cox and therapy K9 Otto congratulate newly retired Sheriff Martin on his 43-year career!

Sgt. Schultz readies Jail staff at 11pm for the beginning of 3rd shift inside the Jail. 

The highly popular Women’s Self-Defense Class is offered 4 times annually throughout the County. 

Then-Sheriff Martin recognized 5 veteran deputies each with 20 years of service at the Sheriff’s Office!

Balzer recognizing Jail Officer Fown as our 2022 Corrections Officer of the Year!

Our deputies read to youth as part of the Books & Badges program at the Sunbury Community Library.

Local business leader Greg Trimble on a recent ride-along with Deputy Kamerer.

Commish Board Pres Benton Swears-in Jeff Balzer Acting IMG_0348 IMG_2943 20230415_091726 IMG_0248 IMG_9943 IMG_8772 G Trimble with Dep Kamerer (2)

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