The Clark County Sheriff’s Office has a contract with Springfield Township to have one deputy assigned to ensure a vigilant presence within the township.
Deputy Jake Shaw
Deputy Shaw attended Northwestern High School. He later joined the Army after High School and served in Operation Enduring Freedom. He completed his Ohio Peace Officer Basic Training at Clark State Community College in 2014. Deputy Shaw was hired as a cadet in the Investigations Division. In January of 2015, Deputy Shaw was hired as a full-time deputy.
In 2017, Deputy Shaw was assigned to the Uniform Patrol Division. He has completed many trainings such as ARIDE and Intermediate crash investigation. Deputy Shaw is a member of the Clark County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team and has completed Basic Swat and Advanced Swat training through the Ohio Tactical Officers Association. Deputy Shaw has served as a field training officer in both the Jail and Uniform Patrol Divisions.
In October 2022, Deputy Shaw transferred to Springfield Township.