Police Department

The mission of the North Ridgeville Police Department is to work in alliance with our citizens in providing professional services that will enhance the quality of life for this community. We believe that this is best accomplished through the fair and impartial application of the law administered in a caring and responsible manner.


Department Contacts:

 Chief Michael Freeman  Police Chief
 Eleni Neuhoff  Admin. Secretary to Chief of Police
 Captain Marti Garrow  Operations Officer
 Lieutenant Vince Abt  Platoon B Dayshift Commander
 Lieutenant Greg Petek  Detective Bureau Commander
 Lieutenant Todd Hilty  Platoon A Dayshift Commander
 Lieutenant Kevin Jones  Platoon A Nightshift Commander
 Lieutenant Tony Lee Platoon B Nightshift Commander
 Brenda Stempowski  Records Custodian

Recent News
Accident Reports After January 1, 2017 Are Now Available Online
Accident reports are now available online at no cost.  For more information, please click here. 
North Ridgeville Named One of the Safest Places in Ohio
North Ridgeville ranked #4 for one of the safest places in Ohio based on population of over 20,000 by a recent 2016 study conducted by The ValuePenguin team.  For more details about the study and to see what other cities made the list, click here. 
Longbow/Crossbow Deer Hunting Land Registration Underway
Registration forms are available in the lobby of the police station or you can visit the Police Department's webpage to download the necessary forms.  
Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration
Sign up to receive Lorain County and City of North Ridgeville emergency messages via phone, e-mail and/or text messages.  

7307 Avon Belden Road

North Ridgeville, OH 44039
Emergency 911
Phone:  (440) 327-2191
Fax:  (440) 353-0834 

Records: Police and Accident Reports
Phone:  (440) 353-0830
Monday-Friday 6 AM-2 PM
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