Clinton County (OH)
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Map of Clinton County
|OSP District||8 (Wilmington)|
|OSP Post||14 (Wilmington)|
|ODOT District||8 (Lebanon)|
|Clinton County Database|
|Clinton County Live Audio|
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Clinton County is located in southwestern Ohio. It was formed from sections of Highland and Warren Counties in 1810. It is named in honor of George Clinton, one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
The City of Wilmington is the largest municipality and county seat. There are eight villages and thirteen townships in the county, along with several unincorporated areas.
Blanchester Midland Clarksville New Vienna Lynchburg Port William Martinsville Sabina
Adams Liberty Vernon Chester Marion Washington Clark Richland Wayne Greene Union Wilson Jefferson
Public Safety Communications
The public safety communications for the county moved from VHF low band for fire and UHF for police to a standard EDACS system some years ago. The county EDACS system has been decommissioned. In 2016 Clinton County entered a partnership with the Ohio DAS and now use the Ohio MARCS IP system
Law Enforcement Unit Numbers
- 1100s Wilmington Police
- 1200s Sabina Police
- 1400s Sheriff
- 1600s New Vienna Police
- 1800s Blanchester Police
- 1900s Port William Police
County Fire/EMS Districts/Unit Numbers
Clinton County is divided into nine fire districts, all use the Ohio MARCS IP system.
DISTRICT UNIT AGENCY 1 2100s Wilmington 2 2200s SRWW Joint Fire District 2 (Sabina) 3 2300s Clinton-Warren Joint Fire and Rescue District (Clarksville) 4 2400s Martinsville / Clark Twp 5 2500s Chester Twp / New Burlington VFD 6 2600s Clinton / Highland Joint Fire District (New Vienna) 7 2700s Clinton South Joint Fire District (Midland) 8 2800s Blanchester / Marion Twp 9 2900s Port William VFD
County law enforcement codes and signals
Clinton County uses a customized version of the Buckeye State Sheriff's Association (BSSA) Codes.
CLINTON COUNTY, OHIO SHERIFF'S OFFICE SIGNALS 1 CONTACT SHERIFF 50 ROBBERY 2 ACCIDENT (PROPERTY DAMAGE) 50A ROBBERY IN PROGRESS 2A ACCIDENT (HIT/SKIP) 51 CANNOT ANSWER 3 CONTACT CHIEF DEPUTY 52 SHOOTING 4 ACCIDENT (INJURY) 52A ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING 4A ACCIDENT (FATAL) 52B SHOTS HEARD 5 CONTACT HQ 53 TRAFFIC JAM/ROAD BLOCK 6 AIRCRAFT CRASH 54 STABBING 6A FORCED LANDING 55 CIVIL DEFENSE 7 REGISTRATION ON FILE 56 STOLEN VEHICLE 7A STOLEN FILE CHECK (REQUEST) 57 STOPPING VEHICLE 8 ASSAULT 58 SUICIDE 9 INVESTIGATE COMPLAINT 58A ATTEMPTED SUICIDE 10 ASSIST OTHER UNIT 59 DISABLED VEHICLE 11 ARREST RECORD CHECK (REQUEST) 59A ABANDONED VEHICLE 12 BURGLARY 60 SUSPICIOUS PERSON 12A BURGLARY IN PROGRESS 60A SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE 13 SPECIAL DETAIL 61 CRUISER DISABLED 13A SPECIAL ASSIGNMENT (NO RADIO) 62 TRAFFIC DETAIL 14 BAD CHECK/FORGERY 63 TIME CHECK 15 WARRANT 64 VANDALISM 15A CIVIL PAPERS 65 HOUSE CHECK 16 DEAD ON ARRIVAL 66 ESCAPE OR JAIL BREAK 17 CONTACT PARTY IN PERSON 67 UNABLE TO COPY/CHANGE LOCATION 18 DOG BITE 68 ALARM DROP 19 CONTACT PARTY BY PHONE 69 UNABLE TO CHANGE LOCATION 20 DOMESTIC DISPUTE 70 BOMB THREAT 20A NEIGHBOR DISPUTE 71 LEADS ARE DOWN 20B LANDLORD/TENANT DISPUTE 72 MENTAL 21 PRISONER 73 PAGE (1401,02,03) 22 DROWNING 74 TRESPASSING 23 OFF AIR TO EAT 74A HUNTERS 24 DRUNK 75 REFERENCE PREVIOUS TRAFFIC 24A DRUGS 75A DISREGARD PREVIOUS TRAFFIC 24B DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE 76 KIDNAPPING OR ABDUCTION 25 RETURN TO HQ 77 CALL YOUR RESIDENCE 25A TROUBLE ON STATION 78 CHEMICAL SPILL 25B RETURN TO HQ (JAIL) 78A GAS OR AMMONIA LEAK 26 FIGHT 79 SWITCH CHANNEL (A,B,C,D) 27 EMERGENCY RUN 80 DEER KILL (SHOT) 28 FIRE 81 DELIVER MESSAGE 28A EXPLOSION 82 CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT 29 SQUAD OR AMBULANCE REQ/DISP 83 DOG TO PICK UP 30 GAMBLING 84 TELEPHONE HARASSMENT 31 WRECKER REQUIRED 84A TRANSPORT 32 HOMICIDE 85 ANIMALS ON ROADWAY 33 CAR IN SERVICE 86A ANIMALS RUNNING LOOSE 34 JUVENILES 87 RECOVERED PROPERTY 35 ON PATROL 88 TRAIN DERAILMENT 36 LARCENY 89 KEYS LOCKED IN VEHICLE 37 CAR OUT OF SERVICE (OFF AIR) 90 DISORDERLY CONDUCT 38 MISSING PERSON 90A VIOLENT PERSON 38A RUNAWAY JUVENILE 91 TRASH DUMPING 39 GIVE LOCATION 91A DEBRIS ON ROADWAY 40 MAN WITH A GUN 92 ANIMAL KILL BY DOGS 40A MAN WITH A KNIFE 93 (OPEN) 41 ONE UNIT IN RADIO CONTACT 94 FAILURE TO PAY 42 NATURE UNKNOWN 95 (OPEN) 43 HOME 96 RECKLESS OPERATION 44 OFFICER IN TROUBLE 96A DRAG RACING 45 CONTACT NEWS MEDIA 97 (OPEN) 46 PROWLERS 98 OPEN DOOR 47 TAKE REPORT 98A OPEN WINDOW 48 RAPE 99 EMERGENCY TRAFFIC 48A SEX OFFENSE 100 WANTED PERSON 49 RADIO REPAIR
Ohio State Highway Patrol
Wilmington is the headquarters of OSP District 8 (southwestern Ohio) and Post 14 which is located at 950 Rombach Avenue. They dispatch for Post 14 and Post 29 (Xenia) and provide traffic enforcement for Fayette and Highland counties. All communications use the Ohio MARCS statewide system.
Cowan Lake State Park
Cowan Lake State Park is located 4 miles southwest of Wilmington. It is maintained by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) and falls under ODNR Region 4. It is patrolled by ODNR Park Rangers from the Caesar Creek State Park Office, who travel back and forth from both parks via Ohio SR 73. The Campground Check-In Station communicates with park rangers and other personnel including the park VIP on 151.2800 simplex using a 103.5 PL. All other official park communications are on the Ohio MARCS statewide system. Other VIP (Camp ground overseers) and campers can be heard using FRS radios throughout the summer camping season.
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