Allen County
Sheriff's Office
(419) 227-3535

Allen County
Sheriff's Office

(419) 227-3535 • Sheriff Matthew B. Treglia
333 N. Main St. Lima, Ohio 45802

West Central Ohio Crime Task Force

The West Central Ohio Crime Task Force was formed in 1989 in order to help fight the war on drugs in Allen County, Ohio.

The Task Force is a pro-active law enforcement unit that operates mostly with federal and state grant money.

The current task force is made up of officers from Allen County and Van Wert County, including officers from Lima Police Department, Delphos Police Department, and Ohio State Highway Patrol. This unit frequently works with local and federal agencies to combat drug crimes in the Lima, Allen County and Van Wert county area.

This office not only investigates drug activity but can also present public information talks to your community, civic, or school assemblies on drug related topics.

The West Central Ohio Crime Task Force

2020 Stats

Total Narcotics Related Cases
Total Narcotics Related Cases: 526

Narcotics Seizures by Weight / Dose

Narcotics Weight/Dose
882.95 Grams
666.73 Grams
8,771.40 Grams
Fentanyl Pills
8,653 Units
4,362.74 Grams
6,163.27 Grams
76 Unit Doses
18 Unit Doses
18 Unit Doses
37.4 Pounds
Narcotics Weight/Dose
Morphine Powder Form
585.67 Grams
Xanax Powder Form
76 Grams
Buprenorphine Powder
9.89 Grams
Oxycodone Powder Form
1.02 Grams
Benzodiazepine Powder Form
526.90 Grams
Anabolic Steroid
994.75 Grams
242 Unit Doses
Psilocybin Mushrooms
28.6 Grams

Investigators swore out 58 total search warrants for various types of investigations related to narcotics. During these investigations, a total of $175,656.00 U.S. currency were seized. These monies are then divided among the participating agencies and assist in the continued pursuit of drug trafficking in our communities. Additionally, 55 firearms were removed from residences, vehicles, and persons during these investigations. Narcotics investigations led to numerous cases being presented to the Allen County Grand Jury resulting in 155 felony indictments.

REPORT DRUG ACTIVITY ANONYMOUSLY by calling the tip line at 419-996-7002 or complete the form below.

Please provide us with as many details as possible so that we may better serve you.