The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office Consists of Three Main Divisions

Law Enforcement


K-9 Unit

Mounted Deputies

Motorcycle Unit

Weight Enforcement

Detective Bureau

Drug Task Force

Tactical Unit/Negotiators

Sex Offender Registry

Victims Services

School Resources Officers


286-bed Jail Facility

Male & Female Inmates

Re-Entry Program

Literacy & GED Programs




Trusty Program

Community Service Program

Background Checks

Court Services/Support

Serve Civil Papers

Inmate Transport

Serve Warrants,

Writs & Executions

Courtroom Security


Public Records


Concealed Carry

Sheriff Sales

The 215-strong employees of the DCSO are committed to keeping the community as safe as possible through patrol and enforcement, emergency response and aid, apprehension and investigation, inmate rehabilitation, and community outreach and education.


Here are a few of the most commonly called services at the Sheriff’s Office.

If you need something not listed, please contact the Community Relations Office at (740) 833-2817 or e-mail:

Public Records Requests – (740) 833-2872

Concealed Carry License – (740) 833-2801

House Check – (740) 833-2800

Victims Services – (740) 833-2845


View the Ohio Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association and Delaware County Sheriff Fact Finding Report, posted as per ORC 4117.14