Website header graphic with city logo.

 

 

 


DEPARTMENTS / POLICE DEPARTMENT / DETECTIVE BUREAU:

  Search icon. Search the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio Website.   City Newsletter Sign Up icon. Subscribe to the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio Newsletter to have current city information delivered right to your inbox.   RSS icon. Subscribe to the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio RSS Channel here, or by adding lyndhurst-oh.com/feed.xml to your preferred news aggregator.   YouTube icon. Subscribe to the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio YouTube Channel at YouTube.com/CityOfLyndhurstOhio.   Facebook icon. Like or follow us on Facebook to begin receiving current city information as part of your Facebook News Feed. Connect with us on Facebook at Facebook.com/CityOfLyndhurstOhio.

Menu: Departments / Police Department / Detective Bureau - Visit the Departments  / Police Department / Detective Bureau Section of the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio Website.

The Lyndhurst Police Department Detective Bureau is under the command of the Detective Lieutenant. At this time 2 additional officers are assigned to the Bureau. Additionally, patrol officers from the Patrol Division are assigned to the Bureau for training and procedure up-dates.

Some of the functions of the bureau are to review and follow up investigations, prepare cases for court, grand jury preparation and testimony, intelligence gathering, internal investigations of a criminal nature, evidence gathering/crime scene processing, witness/suspect interviews/interrogations, search warrants, drug investigations/raids, forfeiture proceedings, police auction, fingerprinting civilians working or living in the city. The Detective Bureau is also the custodian of all property turned in - lost/found and evidence.

On average, about 150 major crimes occur in the City per year. Major crimes consist of: homicide, kidnapping, sex crimes, robbery, burglary, arson, grand theft ($500 value or more), and auto theft.

Other cases investigated or reviewed average approximately 645/year. These include: assaults, petty thefts (under $500 value), forgery/frauds, receiving stolen property, drugs, property damage, family offenses (domestic violence), weapons, phone threats/harassment, mental situations, suicide/sudden deaths, missing persons/runaways, disorderly conduct, and curfew violations.

Tip Line:

If you suspect a crime is taking place in your neighborhood (i.e., drug dealing, child abuse, etc.), contact the Detective Bureau and give a detective the information. You can remain anonymous and help to keep your neighborhood safe! Call (440) 473-5116 ☎ and ask for the Detective Bureau.

Crime Prevention Tips:

Anyone needing any information on crime prevention is welcome to call the department and speak to a detective. We also speak to groups on crime prevention and safety.


Back To Top ⇧

 

 

Mind Vault Solutions, Ltd. company logo.