Thursday, March 5, 2015

Jericho Hill is wanted for ESCAPE


Jericho Hill is wanted for ESCAPE after walking away from Wooster Community Hospital on March 3rd 2015.

Hill who is a convicted felon, had been arrested on February 20th on charges that he had violated conditions of his probation. On March 2nd Hill was transported from the Wayne County jail to the hospital and was admitted for treatment.

Due to the possibility of a protracted hospital stay, Hill was released by the court on a signature bond on March 3rd with the understanding that Hill would return to jail upon his release from the hospital.
Just two hours after signing the bond, Hill left the hospital with intravenous needles still in his arms.

The fact that Hill was court ordered to return to jail and did not do so resulted in the charge of escape being filed. Hill was NOT under the direct supervision of ANY law enforcement officers at the time that he left the hospital.

Wanted for ESCAPE is
Jericho E. Hill age 24
5’11 145 lbs brown /hazel
Last known address of
248 Bowmanville Rd
Akron Ohio

Anyone with information should contact the
Wayne County Sheriff's Office
330-287-5701

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Big Blue vs public safety benefit

Come on out and support the Nick Amster Workshop at the Big Blue B-Ball Bash Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Edgewood Middle School in Wooster.

The event benefits the Wayne County Special Olympics and individuals at Nick Amster Workshop. Wayne County Big Blue has challenged local public safety forces to a season-closer basketball game. 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the positions of Deputy Sheriff’s and Corrections officers. These positions may be full or part-time.
Individuals seeking employment as a Deputy Sheriff must possess a valid Ohio Basic Peace Officer's Certification prior to any starting date.
The hourly wages for these positions are as follows…


Deputy Sheriff, full-time $16.69
Deputy Sheriff, part-time $14.65
Corrections Officer $13.50

Applications may be picked up at the Justice Center, 201 W. North Street, Wooster, or you may click here to complete and print an application form to be mailed. Applications may also be dropped off at the Justice Center between normal business hours. If you choose to mail in your application, please affix the proper postage and address your envelope to: Wayne County Sheriff's Office, Attn: Human Resources, 201 W. North Street, Wooster OH 44691.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Level One

Sheriff Hutchinson has issued a LEVEL ONE winter driving advisory. Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow.

While you are learning about snow levels we want to take a moment to remind you that our friends at the Wooster Township Fire and Rescue are holding their annual "pancake day" next Saturday from 7am-7pm.

Show your support and enjoy all the pancakes you can eat for just a $6.00 donation!

Sunday, February 22, 2015

New stop sign at Smucker Rd and Apple Creek Rd.

There has been much discussion about the video pertaining to the new stop sign that is located at the intersection of Smucker and Apple Creek roads. As mentioned in the video, there are warning signs placed well ahead of the new stop sign.
Remember, driving requires 100 percent of your attention 100 percent of the time.







Saturday, February 21, 2015

Level One

Sheriff Hutchinson has issued a LEVEL ONE winter driving advisory. Roads are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow.

Monday, February 16, 2015

We use NIXLE

Have you noticed that we are using NIXLE in conjunction with Twitter and Facebook?
Take a moment to sign up to have our alerts come to your phone and e-mail. http://local.nixle.com/register/