John VanHersett Sr.

Posted on September 5, 2020

In 2017, John was promoted to Deputy Chief of Police at Washington Township. He served as an officer since 1998 and in 2008 he was promoted to Detective and 2010 Sergeant.

A graduate of Ohio Peace Officer Academy at Owens Community College and serves as a deputy sheriff in both Lucas and Wood counties.

John also has specialized training in crime scene investigation, domestic violence, fingerprints, and investigating drug abuse.

A long time Rossford resident and former Rossford firefighter/EMT and also worked for the Rossford School District.

He and his wife Sue are the parents of four adult children, Connie, John Jr., Valerie and Nicole, and has 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.