City of North Ridgeville
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 Douzos  Admin. Secretary to Chief of Police
 Captain Kevin Jones  Operations Officer
 Lieutenant Greg Petek  Detective Bureau Commander
 Lieutenant Tony Lee  Platoon A Dayshift Commander
 Lieutenant Vince Abt  Platoon B Dayshift Commander
 Lieutenant Pat West  Platoon A Nightshift Commander
 Lieutenant Adam Freas  Platoon B Nightshift Commander
 Brenda Girgash  Records Custodian

Recent News
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Early Childhood PTA Sidewalk Chalk Thank You To North Ridgeville Early Childhood PTA
Thank you to the North Ridgeville Early Childhood PTA for taking the time to beautify our sidewalks in front of the Police station!  The artwork and messages are heartfelt and very much appreciated!  See more pictures here
Safest Cities in the US North Ridgeville Ranks #17 Among 100 Safest Cities in the U.S.
SafeWise released its annual 100 Safest Cities in the U.S. report.  North Ridgeville ranked #17.  To compile this report, SafeWise used the most recent FBI crime data along with population data to analyze and rank the cities.  To see the complete report and full list of cities, click here 
Neighbors App North Ridgeville Police Department Partners With Ring
In an effort to better communicate with our community the North Ridgeville Police Department is happy to announce that we have partnered with Ring, the popular Amazon video-doorbell company.  
Longbow/Crossbow Deer Hunting Land Registration Underway for 2020-2021
Registration forms are available in the lobby of the Police Department or you can visit the following webpage to download the necessary forms. 
Police Department Non-Emergency Phone Line
If you call the non-emergency Police Department phone number 327-2191 and receive a busy signal, please dial 327-2192.  The phone company is aware of the issue and is continuing to work on a resolve. 
Special Needs and Wandering Alert Form

The North Ridgeville Police Department is launching a Special Needs and Wandering Alert Form to better meet the needs of residents with autism, dementia, or other special needs that police, fire and EMS should be alerted to. This will provide emergency services with valuable information about residents who may have difficulty communicating during a crisis situation, or who are reported missing.

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Sign up to receive Lorain County and City of North Ridgeville emergency and general 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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