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
Entrance Examinations Notice of Examination: Full Time Patrol Officer Class "D" AND Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic Class "C"
Public notice is hereby given by the Civil Service Commission of an open competitive examination for the positions of Police Patrol Officer Class "D" and Firefighter/Paramedic Class "C." 
Safetyville 2023 Safetyville Registration is Now Open!
The North Ridgeville Police Department is sponsoring its annual Safetyville program in June 2023. Registration is now open!
Hyundai Steering Wheel Lock Hyundai Steering Wheel Locks Now Available
The North Ridgeville Police Department in partnership with Hyundai has free steering wheel locks for residents that own or lease a Hyundai vehicle produced prior to November 2021 with proof of ownership. 
Police Car Now Accepting Applications for Lateral Transfer Patrol Officer
North Ridgeville is now accepting applications for Lateral Transfer Patrol Officer. For more information, click here.
Police Station New Police Station Update (Revised 1-20-2023)
The architectural plans for the new police station received unanimous approval at the March 8, 2022 Planning Commission meeting. See the updated images and flyover.
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.  
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
Non-Emergency Phone:

(440) 327-2191
Fax:  (440) 353-0834 

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

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