Chief of Police William (Bill) Caskey

Chief Bill Caskey was hired as the Chief of Police for the Village of Granville in December of 2014. From 2012 to 2014 he was a Law Enforcement Consultant for the United States Army, and from 1987 to 2012 he was with the Columbus, Ohio Division of Police, retiring as a Lieutenant.  Chief Caskey holds a Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree from the University of Cincinnati, and an MBA from Regis University. In addition, he is a graduate of the United States Navy Inspector General School; the Police Executive Leadership College; and Northwestern University's School of Police Staff & Command.  Chief Caskey is a member of the IACP and the OACP, and serves in an advisory capacity for several law enforcement related groups.  Chief Caskey can be reached at (740) 587-3077 or at  wcaskey@Granville.oh.us

Chief Bill Caskey was hired as the Chief of Police for the Village of Granville in December of 2014. From 2012 to 2014 he was a Law Enforcement Consultant for the United States Army, and from 1987 to 2012 he was with the Columbus, Ohio Division of Police, retiring as a Lieutenant.

Chief Caskey holds a Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree from the University of Cincinnati, and an MBA from Regis University. In addition, he is a graduate of the United States Navy Inspector General School; the Police Executive Leadership College; and Northwestern University's School of Police Staff & Command.

Chief Caskey is a member of the IACP and the OACP, and serves in an advisory capacity for several law enforcement related groups. Chief Caskey is a 2019 graduate of the Certified Law Enforcement Executive Program.

Chief Caskey can be reached at (740)587-3077 or wcaskey@Granville.oh.us

                            police SUPERVISORS

The Granville Police Department has five supervisors.  Lieutenant Shawn Wilson, Lieutenant Scott King, Lieutenant Nathan Marietta, Sergeant Brian Costa and Sergeant Charles Marcum

Lieutenant Shawn Wilson is the Third Shift Supervisor. He is trained as both an Accident Reconstructionist, and as a Homicide Investigator. Lieutenant Wilson has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration. He is currently working on his Master’s Lieutenant Wilson attended PSLA in 2018. He also serves as the Firearms Training Supervisor. He can be reached at (740)587-1234, or  swilson@granville.oh.us

Lieutenant Shawn Wilson is the Third Shift Supervisor. He is trained as both an Accident Reconstructionist, and as a Homicide Investigator. Lieutenant Wilson has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration. He is currently working on his Master’s Lieutenant Wilson attended PSLA in 2018. He also serves as the Firearms Training Supervisor. He can be reached at (740)587-1234, or swilson@granville.oh.us

Lieutenant Scott King is the second shift supervisor. Lieutenant King is the Training Instructor, equipment supervisor and the Defensive Driving instructor for the department. Lieutenant King is a 2017 Graduate of the Public Safety Leadership Academy, which is administered by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and The Ohio State University's John Glenn School of Public Affairs. Lieutenant King can be reached at (740)587-1234, or  sking@granville.oh.us

Lieutenant Scott King is the second shift supervisor. Lieutenant King is the Training Instructor, equipment supervisor and the Defensive Driving instructor for the department. Lieutenant King is a 2017 Graduate of the Public Safety Leadership Academy, which is administered by the Ohio State Highway Patrol and The Ohio State University's John Glenn School of Public Affairs. Lieutenant King can be reached at (740)587-1234, or sking@granville.oh.us

Lieutenant Nathan Marietta is the first shift supervisor. Lieutenant Marietta is a graduate of Zane State College, where he attended the police academy and graduated with an Associate Degree. Lieutenant Marietta is the department Property Room supervisor and a trained Homicide Investigator. Lieutenant Marietta can be reached at (740)587-1234 or  nmarietta@granville.oh.us

Lieutenant Nathan Marietta is the first shift supervisor. Lieutenant Marietta is a graduate of Zane State College, where he attended the police academy and graduated with an Associate Degree. Lieutenant Marietta is the department Property Room supervisor and a trained Homicide Investigator. Lieutenant Marietta can be reached at (740)587-1234 or nmarietta@granville.oh.us

Sergeant Brian Costa is responsible for Part Time and Reserve Officers. In addition, he works as a Special Agent for the State of Ohio. Sergeant Costa can be contacted at (740)587-1234 or  bcosta@granville.oh.us

Sergeant Brian Costa is responsible for Part Time and Reserve Officers. In addition, he works as a Special Agent for the State of Ohio. Sergeant Costa can be contacted at (740)587-1234 or bcosta@granville.oh.us

Sergeant Chuck Marcum is a Part Time Sergeant, responsible for Part Time and Reserve Officers. In addition, he works for the State of Ohio as a Special Agent. Sgt. Marcum can be contacted at (740) 587-1234 or at  cmarcum@Granville.oh.us

Sergeant Chuck Marcum is responsible for Part Time and Reserve Officers. In addition, he works for the State of Ohio as a Special Agent. Sgt. Marcum can be contacted at (740) 587-1234 or at cmarcum@granville.oh.us

Police officers

The Granville Police Department currently has 22 Sworn Officer Positions and 2 K-9s.  Officers work Patrol, and have secondary duties including community relations, conducting investigations, training, and managing equipment and evidence.

Officer Jon Nicodem works first shift Patrol. Officer Nicodem serves as both a Training Officer and as the Lead Firearms Instructor. Officer Nicodem is partnered with K-9 Leo. Officer Nicodem can be reached at (740)587-1234, or  jnicodem@granville.oh.us

Officer Jon Nicodem works first shift Patrol. Officer Nicodem serves as both a Training Officer and as the Lead Firearms Instructor. Officer Nicodem is partnered with K-9 Leo. Officer Nicodem can be reached at (740)587-1234, or jnicodem@granville.oh.us

K-9 Officer Leo, is a three year old German Shepherd. He is trained in the detection of explosives and article search.

K-9 Officer Leo, is a three year old German Shepherd. He is trained in the detection of explosives and article search.

Officer Jon Dailey is the Senior Officer on the Department. He works third shift Patrol, and works as a Training Officer. On November 3rd of 2017, Officer Dailey became the Department's first K-9 Officer. Officer Dailey is partnered with K9 Moke. Officer Dailey also serves as the Assistant Firearms Instructor. Officer Dailey attended the Central Ohio Technical College, and Thomas Edison College. Officer Dailey can be reached at (740)587-1234, or  jdailey@granville.oh.us

Officer Jon Dailey is the Senior Officer on the Department. He works third shift Patrol, and works as a Training Officer. On November 3rd of 2017, Officer Dailey became the Department's first K-9 Officer. Officer Dailey is partnered with K9 Moke. Officer Dailey also serves as the Assistant Firearms Instructor. Officer Dailey attended the Central Ohio Technical College, and Thomas Edison College. Officer Dailey can be reached at (740)587-1234, or jdailey@granville.oh.us

K-9 Officer Moke started her service with the agency on November 3rd, 2017. Officer Moke is a State Certified K-9, and is assisted in her duties by her human, Jon Dailey. Officer Moke is originally from Estonia, but understands English and German as well.

K-9 Officer Moke started her service with the agency on November 3rd, 2017. Officer Moke is a State Certified K-9, and is assisted in her duties by her human, Jon Dailey. Officer Moke is originally from Estonia, but understands English and German as well.

Officer Cara Butts is currently assigned to second shift Patrol. Officer Butts is a graduate of Central Ohio Technical College. She can be reached at (740)587-1234, or at  cbutts@Granville.oh.us

Officer Cara Butts is currently assigned to second shift Patrol. Officer Butts is a graduate of Central Ohio Technical College. She can be reached at (740)587-1234, or at cbutts@Granville.oh.us

Officer Matt Newlun is currently assigned to second shift patrol. Officer Newlun attended the police academy at the Central Ohio Technical College. He attended the University of Louisville’s Homicide Investigator’s class. He can be reached at (740)587-1234 or mnewlun@granville.oh.us

Officer Matt Newlun is currently assigned to second shift patrol. Officer Newlun attended the police academy at the Central Ohio Technical College. He attended the University of Louisville’s Homicide Investigator’s class. He can be reached at (740)587-1234 or mnewlun@granville.oh.us

Officer Tristen Martin is currently assigned to Third Shift Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College's Basic Police Academy. He is a former member of Denison University's Department, and is a veteran of the United States Army. He can be reached at tmartin@granville.oh.us

Officer Tristen Martin is currently assigned to Third Shift Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College's Basic Police Academy. He is a former member of Denison University's Department, and is a veteran of the United States Army. He can be reached at tmartin@granville.oh.us

Officer Martin Kaffenbarger is currently assigned to First Shift Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College’s Basic Police Academy.  He graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering. He also has a Masters in Business Administration. He can be reached at mkaffenbarger@granville.oh.us

Officer Martin Kaffenbarger is currently assigned to First Shift Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College’s Basic Police Academy. He graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering. He also has a Masters in Business Administration. He can be reached at mkaffenbarger@granville.oh.us

Officer Lee Ericson is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a retired Master Sergeant from the United States Air Force, and a graduate of both the Air Force Community College and the American Military University. He is currently working on a graduate degree. He can be reached at lericson@granville.oh.us

Officer Lee Ericson is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a retired Master Sergeant from the United States Air Force, and a graduate of both the Air Force Community College and the American Military University. He is currently working on a graduate degree. He can be reached at lericson@granville.oh.us

Officer Aaron Kocher is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College's Basic Police Academy. He is a former officer for the Lithopolis Police Department, and is working on his degree. He can be reached at akocher@granville.oh.us

Officer Aaron Kocher is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College's Basic Police Academy. He is a former officer for the Lithopolis Police Department, and is working on his degree. He can be reached at akocher@granville.oh.us

Officer Joshua Pate is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College's Basic Police Academy, and has a Bachelor's Degree in Criminology from The Ohio State University. He can be reached at jpate@granville.oh.us

Officer Joshua Pate is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College's Basic Police Academy, and has a Bachelor's Degree in Criminology from The Ohio State University. He can be reached at jpate@granville.oh.us

Officer David Fosco is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of Newark Catholic High School, and will soon be graduating from COTC with a degree in Law Enforcement Technology. He is a member of the Ohio Army National Guard, where he is a Military Police Officer. He can be reached at dfosco@granville.oh.us

Officer David Fosco is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of Newark Catholic High School, and will soon be graduating from COTC with a degree in Law Enforcement Technology. He is a member of the Ohio Army National Guard, where he is a Military Police Officer. He can be reached at dfosco@granville.oh.us

Officer Cade Risch is currently assigned to patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College’s Basic Police Academy. He can be reached at crisch@granville.oh.us

Officer Cade Risch is currently assigned to patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College’s Basic Police Academy. He can be reached at crisch@granville.oh.us

Officer Dakota Spires is currently assigned to patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College’s Basic Police Academy. He can be reached at dspires@granville.oh.us

Officer Dakota Spires is currently assigned to patrol. He is a graduate of the Central Ohio Technical College’s Basic Police Academy. He can be reached at dspires@granville.oh.us

Officer Monica Clark is currently assigned to Patrol. She also serves the department as a dispatcher. She is a graduate of the COTC Basic Academy, and is working toward a degree in Law Enforcement Technology. She can be reached at mclark@granville.oh.us

Officer Monica Clark is currently assigned to Patrol. She also serves the department as a dispatcher. She is a graduate of the COTC Basic Academy, and is working toward a degree in Law Enforcement Technology. She can be reached at mclark@granville.oh.us

Officer Long Huynh is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of Columbus State Community College, where he obtained an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice and completed the Basic Police Academy. He can be reached at lhuyhn@granville.oh.us

Officer Long Huynh is currently assigned to Patrol. He is a graduate of Columbus State Community College, where he obtained an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice and completed the Basic Police Academy. He can be reached at lhuyhn@granville.oh.us

Mr. Dave Dudgeon holds a Reserve Officer commission with the Granville Police. He retired as a sergeant from the Granville Police, and then became the Chief Investigator for the Village Prosecutor, and the manager of the Alternative Plea Program. He can be reached at  ddudgeon@granville.oh.us

Mr. Dave Dudgeon holds a Reserve Officer commission with the Granville Police. He retired as a sergeant from the Granville Police, and then became the Chief Investigator for the Village Prosecutor, and the manager of the Alternative Plea Program. He can be reached at ddudgeon@granville.oh.us

POLICE DISPATCHERS

The Granville Police Department dispatchers are prepared to serve the residents of Granville 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They can be reached by calling the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (740)587-1234, or by walking in the lobby.

Dispatcher Sandy Schouster works first shift. Dispatcher Schouster has 20 years experience as a dispatcher. She can be contacted at (740) 587-1234

Dispatcher Sandy Schouster works first shift. Dispatcher Schouster has 20 years experience as a dispatcher. She can be contacted at (740) 587-1234

Dispatcher Bree Mills is the third shift dispatcher. She is a resident of Newark, Ohio, and a graduate of Ashworth College.

Dispatcher Bree Mills is the third shift dispatcher. She is a resident of Newark, Ohio, and a graduate of Ashworth College.

Dispatcher Chris Johns is the Second Shift Dispatcher. He is a graduate of Lakewood High School and C-TEC, and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Dispatcher Chris Johns is the Second Shift Dispatcher. He is a graduate of Lakewood High School and C-TEC, and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Jen LaCount is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, and works as a Part Time Dispatcher. She is a 2016 graduate of Denison University, where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in Classics.

Jen LaCount is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, and works as a Part Time Dispatcher. She is a 2016 graduate of Denison University, where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in Classics.

Katie Darrah is a native of Mason, Ohio, and works as a Part Time Dispatcher. In addition to working at the Granville Police Department, she has worked at the Granville Township Fire Department since October of 2013. She is a 2016 graduate of Denison University, and is currently working on a master's degree at Capital University.

Katie Darrah is a native of Mason, Ohio, and works as a Part Time Dispatcher. In addition to working at the Granville Police Department, she has worked at the Granville Township Fire Department since October of 2013. She is a 2016 graduate of Denison University, and is currently working on a master's degree at Capital University.

Jase Sturm works as a Part Time Dispatcher. He is currently attending the Basic Police Academy at Central Ohio Technical College

Jase Sturm works as a Part Time Dispatcher. He is currently attending the Basic Police Academy at Central Ohio Technical College

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Dustin West works as a Part Time Dispatcher. He is an active member in the Air Force Reserves.

Granville Police Officers Dependents Fund Board

Sara Lee has served as the Chair for the Police Applicant Interview Board. These volunteers have helped select the last three police officers which the Village has hired. In April of 2016 she was appointed by Village Council as one of five members of the Police Officer's Dependents Fund Board. Ms. Lee is a graduate of Moorhead State University, and received her Masters from Kent State University. She is the Head Women's Basketball Coach and Associate Director of Athletics at Denison University, and has been a Granville resident for 28 years.

Sara Lee has served as the Chair for the Police Applicant Interview Board. These volunteers have helped select the last three police officers which the Village has hired. In April of 2016 she was appointed by Village Council as one of five members of the Police Officer's Dependents Fund Board. Ms. Lee is a graduate of Moorhead State University, and received her Masters from Kent State University. She is the Head Women's Basketball Coach and Associate Director of Athletics at Denison University, and has been a Granville resident for 28 years.

Tim Hughes has served the Village as a member of the Police Applicant Interview Board. These volunteers have helped select the last three police officers which the Village has hired. In April of 2016 he was appointed by the Village Council as one of five members of the Police Officer's Dependents Fund Board.

Tim Hughes has served the Village as a member of the Police Applicant Interview Board. These volunteers have helped select the last three police officers which the Village has hired. In April of 2016 he was appointed by the Village Council as one of five members of the Police Officer's Dependents Fund Board.

Chuck Peterson is a member of the Police Officer's Dependents Fund Board. He was selected by the other members for this volunteer position. He is a long time resident of Granville, and is retired from his position as editor for the Granville Sentinel.

Chuck Peterson is a member of the Police Officer's Dependents Fund Board. He was selected by the other members for this volunteer position. He is a long time resident of Granville, and is retired from his position as editor for the Granville Sentinel.