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
Acting Captain Greg Petek 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
 Sergeant Kevin Phillips
 Platoon B Nightshift Commander
 Brenda Girgash Records Custodian

Recent News
Safetyville 2024 Safetyville Registration Opens April 8, 2024
Safetyville is sponsored by the North Ridgeville Police Department and provides a fun, educational setting where children are exposed to various safety topics with regard to traffic, school bus, strangers, 911, fire safety and more.
Entrance Examinations Notice of Examination: Full Time Patrol Officer Class "D" AND Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic Class "D"
Civil Service Commission is offering open, competitive written examinations to establish an eligibility list for BOTH entry level Patrol Officer Class "D" and entry level Firefighter/Paramedic Class "D" positions. Testing and applications will be accepted from Friday April 5, 2024 to Monday, May 27, 2024.
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.
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. 
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.  

7070 Ranger Way
North Ridgeville, OH 44039
Emergency 911
Non-Emergency Phone:

(440) 490-2001 

Records Department: 
Police and Accident Reports
Phone:  (440) 490-2002
Fax: (440) 328-4555
Monday-Friday 6 AM-2 PM

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