Morgan County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Douglas J. McGrath

37 East Main Street
McConnelsville, Ohio 43756
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 740-962-4044

Mission Statement

The men and women of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office are dedicated to excellence through partnerships that reduce crime rate, build trust, create a safer community and enhance the quality of life in our County through our core values of:

  • Integrity – Employees uphold their positions of trust through honesty, credibility and by maintaining high ethical standards.
  • Service to the Community – Employees regard their office positions as a public trust, and in the discharge of their duties, are constantly mindful of their primary obligation to serve their community courteously, efficiently and effectively.
  • Professionalism – Employees value professionalism by having a clear sense of commitment, perspective and direction. They develop professionalism by creating an environment that encourages teamwork, innovation and continuous self-evaluation.
  • Equality – Employees understand that every person we serve, will have the same rights, privileges and status. We hold equal values with our community and use equality as a foundation for our beliefs and actions.