Saturday, November 18, 2017

Gallia Grand Jury returns July indictments

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – Indictments have been handed down by the Gallia County Grand Jury. According to Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney Jason D. Holdren announced the indictment list for July. The cases will now move through...

September Gallia Grand Jury hands down indictments

(EDITOR’S NOTE: An indictment does not mean the suspect is guilty. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Indictments handed down by a grand jury is part of...

Kinney named Rio Campus PD Officer of the Year

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Campus Police continue to show their dedication to keeping the campus community safe. To honor this dedication, President Michelle Johnston presented Officer Mark Kinney...

Arrest Warrants

*The following people have active warrants filed with the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office as of the publish date. If you have information on the whereabouts of those listed in the Active Warrant Report, you...

Gallia Grand Jury indicts 13 on drug charges, 20 others on various indictments

  (Editor’s Note: An indictment by a grand jury does not mean the individual is guilty of a crime. It is part of the legal process. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a...

Seven sentenced to prison in various cases

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Seven individuals have been sentenced to prison in the Gallia County Court of Common Pleas. According to Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, recently there have been several sentencings handed down...

Gallia August Grand Jury returns indictments including charges of rape and murder

(Editor’s Note: An indictment by a grand jury does not mean the individual is guilty of a crime. It is part of the legal process. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a...

US Marshals and Gallia Sheriff’s Office arrest four

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Sheriff Matt Champlin announced that on Thursday August 31, 2017, the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office working in conjunction with the United States Marshals Service conducted an operation to seek out and...

Prosecutor’s Office adds to Victim Services

Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, is proud to announce the recent grant approval for a second full-time victim’s advocate in the Gallia County Prosecutor’s Office. “This position is 100% funded by Federal...

Drugs and forgery among recent resolved cases in the Gallia County Court of Common...

One man granted judicial release returns to prison after violating community control and another man is sentenced to prison on drug related charges. Several other cases were also resolved recently in the Gallia County...

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Drugs, Money and weapons seized from Bidwell search warrant

Sheriff Matt Champlin announced the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 14101 State Route 554 near the intersection of State Route 160 in Gallia County, Wednesday afternoon, November 15, 2017. The Gallia...

Charles Leon Saunders

Charles Leon Saunders of Gallipolis, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Born on December 12, 1926, he was the son of the late Charles and Nancy Saunders.  He was proceeded in death...

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