Welcome to the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office website. As Sheriff, it is
important to me that you find this site to be useful and a benefit to you. The
Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office is committed to provide professional law
enforcement services to you. This will be done in a courteous, caring, common
sense manner. We believe that an attitude of service to the public is essential
in providing effective law enforcement service to you.
The Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office needs the communities help to provide the
best service possible to Van Wert County. I ask that you contact the Van Wert
County Sheriff’s Office with your need for service or information about a crime.
By working together, Van Wert County will continue to be a safe community in
which to live, raise a family and work in.
alerts directly from the law enforcement agency responsible for
Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas M. Riggenbach Announces Arrest of Man on Drug Charges
Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas M. Riggenbach announced the arrest of a man on drug charges. Sheriff Riggenbach stated that on Wednesday May 25, 2016 Nathan L. Egly, age 30, of Ft. Wayne, Indiana, was
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Warrant Issued January 14, 2016 Case Number CR-15-11-121 For Own Recognizance Bond Violation
Warrant Issued October 06, 2014 Case Number CR-13-11-152 For Violation Of Probation
Jeremia Allen Hubbell
Warrant Issued: 06-17-2014 Case #CR-14-02-013 For Bond Violation
This video from the Buckeye State Sheriff's Association outlines some of the
duties of the Sheriff in Ohio