Pike County Sheriff

Jo Ingles

Two Pike County men have been arrested on drug charges in a federal, state and local investigation. One of those charged is related to the eight members of the Rhoden family who were murdered last year. 

Pike County Sheriff's Office

A jury has found a former Pike County Sheriff's deputy accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man after a chase not guilty of murder and reckless homicide charges.


The Ohio Attorney General's office says dozens of cars, trucks and farming equipment have been investigated and will be returned to the relatives of eight Pike County family members who were slain earlier this year.

Pike County Sheriff's Office

Former Pike County Sheriff's deputy Joel Jenkins goes on trial November 28 for his role in the March, 2015, high-speed chase that ended with the fatal shooting of 26-year-old Robert Rooker.

Pike County Sheriff's Office

The Pike County Sheriff has fired a deputy charged with the fatal shooting of a neighbor in his home last week.

Sentencing is pending for a former Pike County sheriff's deputy convicted of sexually assaulting a three-year-old girl.