Welcome to Seneca County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Fredrick W. Stevens

Past Sheriffs
Phone: 419-447-3456 | Detective Bureau: 419-443-7904


Seneca County Sheriff

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Thank you for visiting the Seneca County Sheriff's website. This site is designed to be used as a public resource. Here you will find recent news and announcements, current listings of upcoming Sheriff Sales, a listing of local sex offenders and their locations, and information regarding our various departments and services performed.  If you have a suggestion as to how this website can better serve and inform the citizens of Seneca County, you are encouraged to contact us with your suggestions.

Seneca County spans 553 square miles and, as of the 2000 census, has 58,683​​​​​​​ residents.  We are proud to serve all those who call it their home and those who come to visit or are just passing through.

Medication Take Back

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration, is able to provide a Medication Take Back program for the residents of Seneca County.

Family Watchdog

family watchdogFamily Watchdog is a free service to help locate registered sex offenders in your area.

Crash Report Search

Crash Reports are available by clicking on the link below. This link will re-direct you to the Ohio Department of Public Safety and contains all crash reports taken in the State of Ohio.

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Road & Weather Conditions

We request that citizens get snow advisory information directly from media outlets. Tune into WTTF Radio or WFOB Radio for alerts.


To bid on surplus Seneca County Sheriff Office Inventory, click below. 


Missing Children

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.  24 hour hotline for Amber Alerts, Cyber Tipline eRports and Search Missing Posters

Seneca County Emergency Alerts

Sign up for free Seneca County Emergency Alerts! Receive Seneca County emergency alerts and public service announcements to your phone or email provided.

Victims Rights Toolkit

Victims who do not wish to enter any personal information may research their rights by clicking on the “Research Database” on the following page.

Submit a Drug Tip