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
North Ridgeville Ranks in the Top 50 Safest Cities in Ohio
The National Council for Home Safety and Security released their 2017 report listing the top 50 safest cities in Ohio.  North Ridgeville ranked #13 on the list.  
Safetyville 2017
The North Ridgeville Police Department is sponsoring its annual Safetyville Program in June 2017.  You can register for this year's program at the Kindergarten Information Night at the North Ridgeville Education Center on February 15, 2017 from 6-8 PM and at the North Ridgeville Police Department on Saturday, February 18 from 9AM-Noon.  All other registrations can be completed afterwards on a first come, first served basis at the Police Department.   
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. 
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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