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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.

Announcements

Fireworks Safety

The Lorain Police Department and the Lorain Fire Department are joining together to take steps to curb this growing problem. In the past few years the use of illegal fireworks has continued to proliferate in the City of Lorain and it has reached the point where every neighborhood is negatively impacted. The Police Department receives literally hundreds of calls during the two week period preceding the 4th of July; it has become impossible to keep up with. full story

Fireworks

July 4th - Come celebrate our Nation's birthday at Black River Landing. To celebrate our nation’s independence, the Lorain Port Authority and Rockin’ on the River will be hosting a fireworks display over Lake Erie on Saturday, July 4th at dusk. Families can gather at Black River Landing which is hosting Rockin' on the River, or many other lakefront locations such as the Spitzer Marina, Riverside Park or Lakeview Park to view the fireworks. full story

Fourth of July

In observance of Fourth of July, on Friday, July 3, 2015, Lorain City Hall offices will be closed.

Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration

Sign up here for Lorain County Alerts! full story

Rockin’ on the River 2015

Northeast Ohio’s longest running and highest attended outdoor concert series, premiers this summer at Black River Landing. Rockin’ on the River brings the best national, regional and local talents to the stage and offers a range of music – from classic rock to country to pop and more! full story

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Lorain Police 2013 Annual Report
NEWS RELEASE: Cop Logic, On-Line Reporting System
Four New Police Officers Sworn In
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