Athens County Sheriff


Athens County sheriff's deputies say an anonymous video threatening the safety of "American students" was posted by a social media user in Europe and there's no risk to Ohio University.

All school districts in Athens County are closed today due to an unspecified threat.

Athens County Sheriff's Office

Athens County Sheriff's deputies say a man is charged with ten counts of child pornography after accidentally donating U-S-B drives to a church.

Missing Python Recovered

Jun 28, 2013

Athens County Sheriff's deputies say a small python has been found beneath the Athens mobile home where a resident said she released it on Sunday.

Athens County Sheriff's deputies say a Glouster man was shot and killed Thursday by the resident of a home he was attempting to rob.

An Athens County man is in custody following a standoff and shootout at his home yesterday.