Lieutenant Steve Sedwick started working for the Athens County Sheriff’s Office in 1992 as a part time Dispatcher while attending Hocking College and going through the Police Officer basic training. In 1993 he became a full time Dispatcher and worked as a Reserve Deputy after completion of the academy. In 1995 he became a full time Deputy and worked road patrol on afternoon shift. In 2000 Steve Sedwick was promoted to Investigations working major crimes and narcotics. In 2005 he was promoted to Sergeant and worked as the day shift Supervisor.
In January of 2010 he was assigned to Athens County Children’s Services investigating child physical abuse and child sexual abuse cases.
Steve Sedwick was promoted to patrol Lieutenant in October of 2012.