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$ 2,000 REWARD - Mario Whitfield Homicide Please call Detective Chris Kovach at (440) 204-2168 for information on this homicide.
$ 2000 REWARD - Darmis Crawford Homicide Please call Captain Roger Watkins at 440-204-2105 with any information regarding this homicide.
311 Non-Emergency Lorain Police Number Dial 311 from any landline Centurytel phone to be connected directly to our Police Dispatchers
Commend/Complaint If you would like to commend an officer/employee, or if you have a complaint, please call our Office of Professional Standards at 440-204-2116.
Drug Tip Line Drug Tip Line: 440-204-2108
Information on Recent Homicides To provide information on recent homicides or shootings, call Detectives at 440-204-2105.
PUBLIC SAFETY WARNING 21 Overdoses & 3 deaths in 48 hours involving dangerous narcotic being sold as heroin.
Report an Emergency Report an emergency or crime in progress, dial 9-1-1.
Report Non-Emergency To report non-emergency situations or crimes that are not in progress, dial 440-204-2100, or if calling within the City of Lorain on a landline phone, dial 3-1-1
Unsolved Homicide Reward being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the shooting deaths of two Lorain teenagers, as well as the city's other unsolved homicides.

About Our Department

Police Personnel

Listed in order of Senority by Rank
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Chief of Police
Cel Rivera
James McCann
Thomas Mize
Roger  Watkins
Daniel Reinhardt
Mike Failing
Edward Super
Dan Smith
Les Palmer
Alan Cornwell
Larry Meek
Robert Brown 
Marty Carreon
Mark McCoy
Raymond Farley

Kenneth Zapolski
Michael Failing
Alan Cornwell
Tom Nimon
Michael Hendershot
Rick Soto
Ernie Sivert
Dennis Camarillo
AJ Matheweson
Corey Middlebrooks






Detention Officers

Robert Torres
Fred Riley
Abner Santiago 
Joseph Mealing
Timothy Bunting

Police Officers

Jeff Lacock
Eladio Andujar
Richard Broz
James Wolford
Efrain Torres
Steve Curry
John Kovach
William Lachner
Orlando Cruz
Edwin Soto
Kurt Graupmann
Fred Breeding
Tod Reed
Jeffrey Casselman
Rudy Arce
Larry Swanger
Richard Hall
Christopher Harris

David Kusznir
Shawn Petty
Brian Denman
Christopher Kovach
Miguel Baez
Mark Tomlin
Dennis Walend
Christopher Colon
Mark Pultrone
Robert Hargreaves
Matthew Bonkoski
Juan Rodriguez
Miguel Salgado
Jacob Morris
Michael Gidich
Orlando Perez
Timothy Thompson
John Dougherty
Jason Orellano
Kyle Gelenius
Craig Payne

Dario Torres
Tabitha Angello
Eric Manicsic
Eric Alten
Jesse Perkins
Randall Leiby II
Orlando Colon
Howard Heathcoat
Wesley Fordyce
Matthew Sedivy
Ryan Vrooman
Jeremy Gray
Jarrod Nighswander
Adam Ehrke
Marcus Haring
Andrew Greszler
Zachary Ferenez
Todd Hite
Cielo Rodriguez
James Ventura
Jamie Ball
Brent Payne
Anthony Cambarare
James Connell
Michael Shamblin
Austin Zubko
Robert Gnagy
Jeff Jackson
Bryant Halsey
Reuben Figueroa
Thomas Orlosky
Richard Shiltz
Eric Rivera
Michael Bohaty
Eric Rivera
Christian Franco
David Rees
Brian Andreas
Eric Runyan
Kyle Shawver











Civilian Employees

Support Staff

Kathy Keiffer       (Chief's Office - Manager of Administrative Services)
Sue Urbanik        (Detective Bureau -  Administrative Secretary)
Kelly Zakrajsek  (Patrol Operations -  Administrative Secretary)
 Dave Moore       (Data Administrator)

Telecommunicator/Information Officers
Debbie Palmer
Linda Stack
Darlene Dowell
Tina Trifiletti
Jeanette Tirado
Debbie Riley

Patricia Pultrone
Erin Sugerik
Adrianne Nieves
Linda Squires  
Courtney Hengartner
Jennifer Kuehn
Tiffany Cambarare
Mandy Kuehn
Cortney Carter