Monday, April 23, 2018

Suspected narcotics seized, two arrested

A search warrant executed in Raccoon Township Monday night resulted in the seizure of alleged narcotics and two arrests. According to a release from Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin, the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office, along...

For the Record – Gallipolis Municipal Court

Cases resolved from February 26, 2018 through March 2, 2018 in the Gallipolis Municipal Court were: Joey D. Russell, 30, Gallipolis, assault, sentenced to 180 days in jail; James A. Waugh, 57, Crown City, disorderly...

New Marsy’s Law ‘You Have Rights’ card now available

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today released a new tool designed to help law enforcement agencies inform crime victims about their rights under the new Marsy's Law. The palm-sized card was created by the...

GCSO detective recognized by local business

Det. Brady Curry (left) and Loralee Carmichael (right) To kick off its “Thanking Those Who Serve” campaign, the Carmichael Agency, a Farmers Insurance agency in Gallia County, recognized Detective Brady Curry today as its first...

Search warrant yields alleged drugs, one arrest

Gallipolis Police Chief Jeff Boyer released information about a search warrant that was served just before midnight on February 24th 2018. The warrant was obtained through investigations by the Gallipolis Police Department and the...

Jail Diversion Inmate walks away from Gallipolis Behavioral Health Care Clinic

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement regarding a female who walked away from the Gallipolis Behavioral Health Care Clinic (formerly Woodland Centers) in Gallia County on Saturday, February 17, 2018. Sheriff Champlin...

Shawn L. Cox sentenced to 16 months in prison

News Release Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, announces that Shawn L. Cox, age 36, of Gallipolis, Ohio, was recently sentenced to sixteen (16) months in prison by Judge Margaret Evans of the Gallia...

GCSO investigating illegal dump sites

Photo recently posted to the GCSO Facebook page depicting a dump site in Greenfield Township currently under investigation. In a recent post to the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, Gallia County Sheriff Matt...

Man arrested in connection with Greenfield Township B&Es

A Greenfield Township man has been arrested in connection with a breaking and entering and theft investigation, according to a release from Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin. Sheriff Champlin released a statement earlier this week...

Charges dropped against woman erroneously identified in crime investigation

Cynthia L. Russell, 53, Bidwell, erroneously identified as being connected to a drug case in 2014 and originally listed as having been indicted by the Gallia County Grand Jury in January 2018 on possession...

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