Sandusky County Sheriff Biography

Kyle Overmyer

Kyle Overmyer

Professional Experience:

2003-present Sandusky County Sheriff's Office-Fremont, Ohio
Detective Captain/Detective Bureau
Investigate felony crimes such as homicides, robberies, burglaries, narcotics and sex crimes
Promoted to Sergeant, then Captain

2001-2003-Sandusky County Sheriff's Office-Fremont, Ohio
Deputy Sheriff/Road Patrol
Investigate complaints, enforce traffic laws, serve civil papers and warrants for arrest

1996-2001 Sandusky County Sheriff's Office-Fremont, Ohio
Deputy Sheriff/Corrections
Fingerprinting, entering court dispositions, court transports, processing of inmates and provide secure facility for inmates
Member of TRT (Tactical Response Team) which deals with drug raids, hostage situations, bomb threats, special warrants and other emergency situations


2001-2003 Tiffin University-Tiffin, Ohio
Bachelor of Business Administration

1995-2001 Terra State Community College-Fremont, Ohio
Associate of Applied Science-Law Enforcement/Police Science
Also a 1995 graduate of the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy

1992-1994 University of Toledo-Toledo, Ohio
Majored in Psychology
Attended full-time with a major in Psychology

Additional Training

NIMS (National Incident Management System) Training IS-100, 200, 300, 400, 700
FBI Basic Crisis Negotiation School
Ohio Corrections Academy
Homicide Investigators Training
Interview and Interrogation Training
Drug Enforcement Administration-Investigation and Interdiction Training
Victims of Crime Training
Search and Seizure Training
Internal Investigation Training

Awards and Accomplishments

Fremont Elks Club #169 Recognition Award-2006 *For dedication and exemplary service in drug enforcement and related criminal activity
Largest narcotics-related money seizure in Sandusky County history-$948,000
Largest MDMA/ecstasy seizure in Sandusky County history
Currently deputized by the Drug Enforcement Administration involving a nationwide multi-million dollar drug cartel
Obtained three convictions on the federal level after turning over cases to The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives

Memberships & Organizations

Sandusky County Republican Party Central Committee
Alternate for the Ohio Organized Crime Commission
Member of the Buckeye State Sheriff's Association
Member of the Fraternal Order of Police
Master Mason-Monticello Lodge #244
Member of Fremont and Toledo Zenobia Shriners Association