The Stark County Sheriff's Office currently has a contract with the Plain Township Board of Trustees, in which the Sheriff's Office provides 24 deputies and one detective assigned exclusively to the Township.   The deputies and detective provide a wide range of services, including patrolling Plain Township roads and neighborhoods, conducting investigations of criminal and civil complaints, and providing a School Resource Officer in the schools.

This contract provides the residents of Plain Township with their own police protection.   A stronger police presence in our neighborhoods provides the stability and security that the citizens of Plain Township have come to expect.   The Plain Township Board of Trustees owns all the equipment used, including 23 police cruisers and 2 unmarked vehicles.

Those needing to reach the Stark County Sheriff, George T. Maier, the Sheriff's Office, or the Plain Township Detective can call 330-430-3800.   Anyone wishing to schedule a residential vacation check can call 330-430-3800 and select the option for patrol operations dispatch.


Stark County Sheriff's Office

Stark County Sheriff's Office Dog Warden Division

Get In the Habit

The Stark County Sheriff’s Office encourages you to get in the habit of securing your valuables while away from your vehicle.

Public Service Announcements

View AnnouncementDrive Sober or Get Pulled Over

View AnnouncementKid and Adult Seat Belt Excuses

View AnnouncementI'm Good. But are you ready to listen?

View AnnouncementGOHS Video Productions - Rape PSA

GlenOak High School Public Service Announcements

Visit the YouTube Playlist with all of the GlenOak High School PSA projects.

Sheriff's Reports

View Document2018 Annual Report

Stark County Sheriff
4500 Atlantic Blvd. NE
Canton, Ohio 44705

Phone: (330) 430-3800