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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.

The Lorain Police Department is looking for qualified men and women who are interested in a law enforcement career, genuinely dedicated to providing the best in police services to our community. A Police Officer exam will be given on February 4, 2014. Anyone interested is encouraged to submit an application to Lorain Civil Service (200 W. Erie Avenue, 7th Floor) between January 6, 2014 and January 31, 2014. 

The next information session to be held for those interested in more information about the exam will be held January 9, 2014, 6:00pm-7:30pm at Lorain City Council Chambers (200 W. Erie Avenue).

For more information, please see the attachment on this announcement or by calling either Sgt. Michael Failing at 440-204-2571, or Rose White at 440-204-2066,


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