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Main Office
  P: 740-652-7900
Jail
  345 Lincoln Avenue
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  P: 740-652-7300
QUICK LINKS
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Detective/Civil Bureau
  108 North High Street
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  Detective

  P: 740-652-7331
  Civil
  P: 740-652-7320
© 2016 Fairfield County Sheriff's Office,
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Main Office
  P: 740-652-7900
Jail
  345 Lincoln Avenue
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  P: 740-652-7300
Detective/Civil Bureau
  108 North High Street
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  Detective

  P: 740-652-7331
  Civil
  P: 740-652-7320
Fairfield County, Ohio
© 2016 Fairfield County Sheriff's Office,
Lancaster, Ohio 43130 -
All rights reserved.
Home | Elected County Officials | County Agencies

DISCLAIMER:  Information included in this site is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Fairfield County is not liable for errors or omissions.
website by: WebChick.com
CONTACT INFORMATION
Main Office
  P: 740-652-7900
Jail
  345 Lincoln Avenue
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  P: 740-652-7300
Detective/Civil Bureau
  108 North High Street
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  Detective

  P: 740-652-7331
  Civil
  P: 740-652-7320
Welcome to Fairfield County Sheriff's Office, Lancaster, Ohio.
CONTACT INFORMATION
Main Office
  P: 740-652-7900
Jail
  345 Lincoln Avenue
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  P: 740-652-7300
Detective/Civil Bureau
  345 Lincoln Avenue
  Lancaster, Ohio 43130
  Detective

  P: 740-652-7331
  Civil
  P: 740-652-7320

QUICK LINKS
FCSO Application
Sheriff Sales
    view weekly list
Sex Offenders
    view details
Programs & Services
   view details
Concealed Carry
   view details
Bureaus
   view list
Contacts
   view phone directory
Sheriff Office News

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Registered Sex Offenders
Fairfield County
Dave Phalen, Sheriff
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO
Dave Phalen
Fairfield Co. Sheriff

Sheriff Phalen Bio
Fairfield County Sheriff's Office - Lancaster, Ohio
Dave Phalen, Sheriff
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO
Fairfield County Sheriff's Office - Lancaster, Ohio
Dave Phalen, Sheriff
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO
Fairfield County Sheriff's Office - Lancaster, Ohio
Dave Phalen, Sheriff
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO
Welcome to Fairfield County Sheriff's Office, Lancaster, Ohio.
On January 1, 2008 Ohio’s Sex Offender Registration laws changed.  Ohio became one of the first states in the nation to adopt the provisions of the Adam Walsh Act.  The Adam Walsh Act was passed and signed into federal law in 2006.  It required states to implement the provisions and guidelines of the Adam Walsh Act or risk losing federal block grant money.  The intent of the Adam Walsh Act is to provide a universal method of determining sex offender classifications and the requirements of those classifications in all states nationwide.

The Adam Walsh Act replaces previous sex offender classification designations such as Sexual Predator, or Sexually Oriented Offender, with Tier classification designations.  The Tier classification designations for sex offenders are determined by the criminal offense or offenses the offender was convicted of.  The Adam Walsh Act was retroactive and included the re-classification of all sex offenders previously convicted as well as determining the classification of all sex offenders convicted in the future.

The County Sheriff is responsible under Ohio law for the registration of sex offenders.  Sex offenders must register with the County Sheriff on scheduled periodic bases, which is determined by their sex offender Tier classification.  In addition, sex offenders must register with the County Sheriff any change of residential address, place of employment, or enrollment in a school or institution of higher education.

For a list of registered sex offenders in Fairfield County, click here.

Dep. Shane Skeen has been a member of the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office since March 1993 and has worked in many areas of the Sheriff’s office such as Communications Bureau, Patrol Bureau, Jail Bureau, Detective Bureau, Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team (SERT) and Community Services as a DARE Officer.
Dep. S. Skeen first started in SORN in 2008 as a part-time assistant.  In August 2013 Dep. S. Skeen took over SORN operations full-time.  Since that time he has successfully filed charges and received convictions for approximately 14 offenders.  Charges ranged from Felony 1 to Felony 4 “Failure to Register” and Felony 2 “Gross Sexual Imposition”.

If you have any questions regarding the information on this page, contact Dep. Shane Skeen at 740-652-7250.

The Tier Classifications system requirements are as follows:
OHIO OFFENSES UNDER
ADAM WALSH ACT TIERS
TIER I TIER II TIER III
1. Importuning
2907.07
1. Compelling Prostitution
2907.21
1. Rape
2907.02
2. Unlawful Sexual Conduct
with a Minor
2907.04 (B)(2),
unless consensual,
case then not registration offense
2. Pandering Obscenity Involving a Minor 2907.321 2. Sexual Battery
2907.03
3. Voyeurism
2907.08 (C) and
(D) against a minor
3. Pandering Sexually Oriented Material Involving a Minor
2907.322
3. Aggravated Murder with
Sexual Motivation 2903.01
4. Sexual Imposition
2907.06
4. Illegal Use of a Minor in
Nudity-oriented Material or
Performance
2907.323 (A)(1) & (2)
4. Murder with Sexual Motivation
2903.02
5. Gross Sexual Imposition
2907.05 (A)(1)-(3) (5)
5. Child Endangering
2919.22 (B)(5)
5. Unlawful Death or Termination of Pregnancy As A Result of Committing or Attempting to
Commit a Felony with Sexual Motivation 2903.04
6. Illegal Use of a Minor in
Nudity-oriented Material or
Performance
2907.323 (A)(3) (AWA non-Ohio)
6. Kidnapping with
Sexual Motivation
2905.01 (A)(1)(3)(5)
6. Kidnapping of Minor to Engage
in Sexual Activity 2905.01(A)(4)
7. Voyeurism
2907.08 (A)(B) & (E)
(Ohio, non-AWA)
7. Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor 2907.04 (B)(1)(3)(4) 7. Kidnapping of Minor,
Not By Parent 2905.01(B)
8. Child Enticement 2905.05
(sexual motivation)
(Ohio, non-AWA)
8. Any Sexual Offense that
occurs after the offender has been classified as a Tier I sex offender
8. Gross Sexual Imposition
2907.05 (A)(4) (Under 13)*
    9. Felonious Assault with
Sexual Motivation 2903.11**

10. Any Sexual Offense that occurs after the offender has been classified as a Tier II sex offender
* Federal offense is victim under 16
** comparable to Attempted Sexual Abuse 18 USCS 2242
OHIO OFFENSES UNDER
ADAM WALSH ACT TIERS
TIER I TIER II TIER III
1. Importuning
2907.07
1. Compelling Prostitution
2907.21
1. Rape
2907.02
2. Unlawful Sexual Conduct
with a Minor
2907.04 (B)(2),
unless consensual,
case then not registration offense
2. Pandering Obscenity Involving a Minor 2907.321 2. Sexual Battery
2907.03
3. Voyeurism
2907.08 (C) and
(D) against a minor
3. Pandering Sexually Oriented Material Involving a Minor
2907.322
3. Aggravated Murder with
Sexual Motivation 2903.01
4. Sexual Imposition
2907.06
4. Illegal Use of a Minor in
Nudity-oriented Material or
Performance
2907.323 (A)(1) & (2)
4. Murder with Sexual Motivation
2903.02
5. Gross Sexual Imposition
2907.05 (A)(1)-(3) (5)
5. Child Endangering
2919.22 (B)(5)
5. Unlawful Death or Termination of Pregnancy As A Result of Committing or Attempting to
Commit a Felony with Sexual Motivation 2903.04
6. Illegal Use of a Minor in
Nudity-oriented Material or
Performance
2907.323 (A)(3) (AWA non-Ohio)
6. Kidnapping with
Sexual Motivation
2905.01 (A)(1)(3)(5)
6. Kidnapping of Minor to Engage
in Sexual Activity 2905.01(A)(4)
7. Voyeurism
2907.08 (A)(B) & (E)
(Ohio, non-AWA)
7. Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor 2907.04 (B)(1)(3)(4) 7. Kidnapping of Minor,
Not By Parent 2905.01(B)
8. Child Enticement 2905.05
(sexual motivation)
(Ohio, non-AWA)
8. Any Sexual Offense that
occurs after the offender has been classified as a Tier I sex offender
8. Gross Sexual Imposition
2907.05 (A)(4) (Under 13)*
    9. Felonious Assault with
Sexual Motivation 2903.11**

10. Any Sexual Offense that occurs after the offender has been classified as a Tier II sex offender
* Federal offense is victim under 16
** comparable to Attempted Sexual Abuse 18 USCS 2242