Wood County Common Pleas Court Security •  Wood County Courthouse  •  One Courthouse Square  •  Bowling Green, OH 43402

Our Staff

The staff members of the Court Security Department are all experienced law enforcement officers. Their titles, experiences, and honors include the following:


Chief of Police
Law Enforcement Officer
Sheriff's Lieutenant
Sheriff's Auxilliary Coordinator
Sheriff's Deputy
Corrections Officer
State Highway Patrol Officer
DEA Detective
Special Response Team (SRT), Team Leader
Domestic Violence Investigator
Special Deputy, Wood County Sheriff's Office*
Arson Investigator


Ohio Bailiffs and Court Officers Association, Past President
Ohio Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Court Security and Emergency Preparedness, Chair


CPR Life Save Award
Police Officer of the Year

Education and Training

Bachelors Degree, Criminal Justice
Ohio Peace Officer (OPOTA)*
OPOTA Certified Instructor
First Aid, AED, and CPR Certification*
Annual Firearm Certification*
ASP baton and OC spray Training*
Taser Certification*
Wood County Emergency Response Team*
Gang Task Force Training*
FEMA Training (National Incident Management)*

*All security staff hold this title


Court Security Department
One Courthouse Square
Bowling Green, OH 43402