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Sheriff Virts’ Final Monthly Column, December 2021;

31 Dec 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Dear Neighbors, Constituents, Colleagues and Collaborators: Please be advised I have retired after 44 years of service to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, the past 12 years as the county’s Sheriff. Thank you all for your support, collaboration and partnership throughout my years at the Sheriff’s Office and for your continued commitment to public safety, […]

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Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Mobile APP;

26 Dec 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Please share the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office mobile app with your family, friends, and neighbors, so they can receive up to the minute alerts, news, and resources from the Sheriff’s office:  https://apps.myocv.com/share/a29814513 Posted by Sheriff Barry Virts

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Have a Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday Season;

21 Dec 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Posted by Sheriff Barry Virts

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Holiday Season STOP-DWI High Visibility Engagement Campaign December 17, 2021 – January 1, 2022

17 Dec 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts announced that all Wayne County law enforcement agencies will participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving in a statewide STOP-DWI High Visibility Engagement Campaign for the Holiday Season running from December 17, 2021 through January 1, 2022. While we spend this Holiday Season celebrating with friends […]

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Sheriff Virts’ November Monthly Column;

10 Dec 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

November 2021 Sheriff’s Monthly Column Dear Neighbors, Holiday Safety Tips: If you shop at night, park in a well – lighted area, do not leave packages or valuables in plain sight in your car. Lock them in the trunk. When you use an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) protect your PIN by shielding the ATM keypad […]

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Wayne County Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee Agenda and Minutes December 6, 2021;

9 Dec 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Posted by Sheriff Barry Virts

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Download the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Mobile App;

26 Nov 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Please share the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office mobile app with your family, friends, and neighbors, so they can receive up to the minute alerts, news, and resources from the Sheriff’s Office:  https://apps.myocv.com/share/a29814513 Posted by Sheriff Barry Virts

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Sheriff’s Notice of Sale;

22 Nov 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Posted by Sheriff Barry Virts

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Thanksgiving STOP-DWI High Visibility Engagement Campaign November 24 – 28;

Sheriff Barry Virts reports the “STOP-DWI High Visibility Engagement Campaign” for the Thanksgiving Holiday period of November 24 through November 28 that is linked with other law enforcement initiatives already done at key times of the year and promoting it under a county and statewide umbrella.  The “STOP-DWI High Visibility Engagement Campaign” will be November […]

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Sheriff Virts’ October Monthly Column;

21 Nov 2021 | Under Press Releases | Posted by | 0 Comments

Dear Neighbors, It is Hunting Season, so here is some information on the do’s and don’ts: It is illegal to discharge a firearm so that the load passes over any part of a public highway, is within 500 feet of any school, playground, or an occupied factory or church, within 500 feet of a dwelling, […]

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