Support Services Division

Support Services includes the Special Operations Section (Including Search & Rescue and Water Rescue), Evidence Section, Records Management Section, Civil Section (including concealed handgun permits), and SMART (System-wide Mental Awareness Response Team) Section.

Animal Control & Shelter

Summit County Animal Control and Shelter enforces animal control regulations in unincorporated areas of Summit County, as well as the daily operation of the Summit County Animal Shelter.

Detentions Division

The Detentions Division is responsible for operating the Detention Facility, including STARR (Strategies to Avoid Relapse and Recidivism) and Pre-Trial Services, as well as conducting Court Security and fulfilling extraditions.

Operations Division

The Summit County Sheriff's Office Operations Division is comprised of the Patrol Section, Criminal Investigations Section, Traffic Safety Unit, Community Service Officers, School Resource Officers and Color Guard.

Emergency Management

The Summit County Office of Emergency Management provides coordination of elected offices, county departments, and key stakeholders in preparedness, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery to emergencies and disasters.