Lieutenant John Zagelmeier
The Internal Affairs Division, staffed by a police captain, serves to perform investigations for the Sheriff’s Department in incidents involving Department personnel.
The Sheriff of Allen County believes that Officers and employees of the Department should be held to the highest standards. Internal Affairs investigates citizens complaints made against officers as well as inmate complaints against jail staff.
Internal affairs is involved in pre-employment screening of persons seeking employment with the Sheriff’s Department and represents the Department at State and Federal Court proceedings.