$ 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.
Police Officers Honored
The Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration (PRFAA) honored Puerto Rican and Hispanic/Latino teachers and police officers in Lorain in
separate ceremonies on Tuesday, November 30th.
A small ceremony was held to honor the police officers at Lorain City Hall. Eli Senquiz, the senior community officer, said that thte purpose of the event was "to recognize the job Puerto Rican police do for the community and Lorain."
According to Police Chief Cel Rivera, there are 19 Puerto Rican police officers on the Lorain force. Mayor Craig Foltin, as well as a representative from Congressman Sherrod Brown's office and a representative from Senator George Voinovich's office also were in attendance.
Officers were given a certificate of recognition from the Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration, Mayor Craig Foltin, Congressmen Sherrod Brown and Dennis Kucinich, Senator George Voinovich and Governor Bob Taft.
Police Officer Rick Soto said "It's something exciting that the government of Puerto Rico takes time to recognize Lorain officers."
Chief Cel Rivera
Sergeant Albert Rivera
Detective Eladio Andujar
Detective Eward Bermudez
Officer Rudy Arce
Officer Miguel Baez
Officer Manuel Brillon
Officer Christopher Colon
Officer Orlando Cruz
Officer Erick Gonzalez
Officer Stanley Marrero
Officer Emilio Morales
Officer Juan Rodriguez
Oficer Miguel Salgado
Officer Jesus Sanchez
Officer Edwin Soto
Officer Pete Soto
Officer Ricardo Soto
Officer Efrain Torres