Williams County, OH Arrest Records and Warrants

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In Williams County, OH, several agencies provide information on active arrest warrants issued by the local tribunals with criminal jurisdiction. The police and the judiciary will be more than willing to help you locate the arrest records for the subject of your inquiry.

On behalf of the judicial system, the magistrate’s court and the county clerk’s office accept formal requests for Williams County outstanding warrant information. Similarly, the sheriff’s office of the county also offers help in the matter. Although getting your hands on this information merely entails filling a request form and furnishing the required information about your subject, you will need to show up in person at these agencies to conduct the warrant search.

For the sheriff’s office, you will need to drive down to 218 West Bryan Street, Bryan, Ohio 43506. Once there, make your way to the records or the administrative division to access crime history data. Remember that you will need to carry some form of identification along when visiting the agency office.

The county clerk’s office will also only offer information about arrest warrants in Williams when the applicant visits their office in person. So, to approach this agency, go to the county courthouse at One Courthouse SquareBryan, Ohio 43506

Because the magistrate’s court is the issuing authority in case of active arrest orders and bench warrants, you can approach this division of the judiciary to gather information on crime history. They also work out of the county courthouse.


What are your options for finding details on warrants and recent arrests from Williams County over the phone? (2021-current)  

  • To inquire about recent arrests, call the Corrections Center of NW Ohio at 419-428-3800.
  • To seek details on active warrants, contact the Sheriff’s Department at 419-636-3151
  • To seek help for a crime victim/witness, contact Victim’s Assistance at 419-636-6195.
  • To request a case search, call the Clerk of Court at 419-636-1551.


Crime statistics of Williams County

In 2017, the Williams County Police filed around 230 criminal cases. These included nearly 195 crimes against property and around 35 crimes against persons.

Of the property crimes reported, 139 were larceny thefts, 44 were burglaries, and 11 were motor vehicle thefts. Of the violent crimes reported, 25 were aggravated assaults, 7 were rapes and 2 were robberies.

Between 2005 and 2012, almost 700 crimes took place in Williams County, Ohio, each year. Of these, nearly 5% were violent criminal incidents. The figure included such felonies as rape and aggravated sexual assault, which numbered 10 and 1, respectively.

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