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    9-19-2014 Pedestrian Accident in Painesville TownshipOn September 18, 2014 at 1726 hrs. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Painesville Township Rescue were dispatched to Mentor Ave. at Fairfield Dr. regarding a pedestrian that had been struck by a motor vehicle.....9/19/2014Download
    09-07-2014 Breaking and Entering 933 Bellevue Pianesville TownshipAt 753pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 933 Bellevue Ave. Painesville Twp in reference to a Breaking and Entering in progress. Deputies were advised that a white male was attempting to enter a garage through a window....9/8/2014Download
    August 19, 2014 Distraction BurglariesYesterday in Concord Township we had what we believe was a “distraction burglary” attempted. Reportedly, a Hispanic male in his late 20’s or early 30’s, with thin build and no facial hair, wearing a traffic vest came to a home driving a compact white pic9/8/2014Download
    06-05-2014 Vrooman AccidentOn Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 7:13am the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Leroy Township Fire & Rescue were dispatched to 6565 Vrooman Rd. Leroy Twp., Ohio ref: Head on motor vehicle collision. Investigation concluded that a seventeen year old .... 6/5/2014Download
    4-24-2014 Heroin Arrest by Detective BureauOn March 21, 2014 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau, along with the Geauga County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau, and the U.S. Marshal Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force conducted ....6/5/2014Download
    04-09-2014 Follow-Up on the body Found on beach Near Fairport Harbor lighthouseVery shortly after releasing information regarding the adult male found at Mentor Headlands Beach we were contact by the Cleveland Police Department. They provided information concerning a person from their city who had tattoos matching the ones discover4/15/2014Download
    04-08-2014 Body Found on beach Near Fairport Harbor lighthouseOn April 8, 2014, at approximately 12:47 pm, Lake County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the beach near the Fairport Harbor lighthouse and break-wall. A bird watcher had come upon a body on the water’s edge of the beach, about 1,300 feet west of the Fair4/15/2014Download
    3-24-2014 Heroin Arrest by Detective BureauOn March 21, 2014 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau, along with the Geauga County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau, and the U.S. Marshal Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force conducted a joint investigation into William Bajzel, who wa4/15/2014Download
    3-14-2014 Pedestrian - Vehicle Accident 9880 Old Johnnycake Ridge RdOn March 1, 2014, at 2:08 am, units from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to an apartment complex at 9880 Old Johnnycake Ridge Rd. in Concord Township regarding a pedestrian accident....4/15/2014Download
    February 28, 2014 Arrests Made Regarding Madison Avenue Home InvasionTwo arrests have been made in connection with the home invasion that occurred on Madison Avenue in Painesville Township on Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Based on the investigation of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office detective bureau, probable cause warra2/28/2014Download
    02-12-2014 Aggravated Burglary Madison Ave Painesville Twp On Tuesday, February 11, 2014, Lake County Sheriff’s deputies investigated an aggravated burglary at 1560 Madison Avenue in Painesville Township.....2/12/2014Download
    2-4-2014 Animal Cruelty - Domestic Violence Capt. Carl Dondorfer reported that on 02-04-2014 at 0352 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the Harnish residence located at 2544 Dorchester Rd. in Perry Twp. in reference to a 911 call from 60 year old Patricia Harnish who indi2/4/2014Download
    1-30-2014 Train collision with vehicle on Newell StreetOn Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 1514 hrs. the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the CSX Rail Road Crossing on Newell St. Painesville Twp., Ohio ref: Vehicle struck by a train. Investigation concluded that JOHN R. BLAIR (33 YOA who resides i1/30/2014Download
    1-8-2014 Salvation Army Kettle Thief ArrestedBased on an investigation by the detectives from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Jeffrey Gregg, the man who stole the Salvation Army Kettle from the Giant Eagle store in Painesville Township on December 21, 2013, has been arrested and charged....1/8/2014Download
    1-3-2014 Perry Township Car Break-InsOn Friday, January 3, 2014 at 0321 Hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the area of Norway Drive near Laburnum Drive in Perry Township in reference to vehicle’s being entered and items stolen. A nearby resident stated his unlocked veh1/3/2014Download
    12-31-2013 Recognizing and Understanding NarcoticsAs law enforcement officers it seems the more we speak in depth to people about drug abuse and addiction, the more we come to realize how many people have no understanding about drugs beyond the names of various narcotics. While everyone has heard the te12/31/2013Download
    12-13-2013 Fatal Accident Madison Avenue in Painesville TwpYesterday evening, at 9:05 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of 710 Madison Avenue in Painesville Township for a reported injury accident. The initial call stated that one vehicle had left the road and ran into a utility pole. I12/11/2013Download
    12-13-2013 Fatal Accident Madison Avenue in Painesville TwpYesterday evening, at 9:05 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of 710 Madison Avenue in Painesville Township for a reported injury accident. The initial call stated that one vehicle had left the road and ran into a utility pole. I12/11/2013Download
    12-13-2013 Fatal Accident Madison Avenue in Painesville TwpYesterday evening, at 9:05 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of 710 Madison Avenue in Painesville Township for a reported injury accident. The initial call stated that one vehicle had left the road and ran into a utility pole. I12/11/2013Download
    12-6-2013 Community Resources in CrisisWhen Correction Officer Keith Parsons got an alarm in one of the jail cells last evening he attempted to contact the inmate on the other end of the intercom. When no response was obtained he immediately had officers investigate. Responding Officer Micha12/6/2013Download
    11-25-2013 Suspects Identified In Area Burglaries and Break-InsLt. Todd Menmuir, Deputy Jeff Dybzinski, and Deputy Kevin Raico demonstrated excellent investigative skills in the early hours of Sunday morning when they identified a number of persons responsible for break-ins in a number of businesses over the past few11/25/2013Download
    11-25-2013 Suspects Identified In Area Burglaries and Break-InsLt. Todd Menmuir, Deputy Jeff Dybzinski, and Deputy Kevin Raico demonstrated excellent investigative skills in the early hours of Sunday morning when they identified a number of persons responsible for break-ins in a number of businesses over the past few11/25/2013Download
    10-3-2013 Charges filed for Burglary, Arson, Vandalism, TheftThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office has charged Mitchell Inclan ( DOB 9-30- 529 ½ Independence St. Fairport Harbor, OH 44077 ) for theft, vandalism, burglary and arson, and a male juvenile for criminal trespassing, based on an investigation into the inciden10/3/2013Download
    8-2-2013 Innury Accident in Painesville Township Bowhall Rd and Madison AvenueLt. Jeffrey Sherwood reported that at 11:41 am this morning the Lake County Sheriff's Office, along with the Painesville Township Fire Department, responded to the intersection of Bowhall Road and Madison Avenue in Painesville Township for an injury accid8/2/2013Download
    07-26-2013 Gun Death 5 Huntington Painesville TownshipThis morning, July 26th, 2013, at approximately 0351 hrs., Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to 5 Huntington Road (Huntington Trailer Park) in Painesville Township for a reported shooting. Upon arrival Deputies ....7/26/2013Download
    07-17-2013 Bicycle - Car Accident Perry TownshipThis morning, July 17, 2013, at approximately 0848 hrs., Lt. Todd Menmuir and Deputy Robert Izzo responded to an accident on State Route 84 (South Ridge Road) in Perry Township. The accident involved a minivan and a bicycle. The investigation ....7/17/2013Download
    07-01-2013 Holiday Week-end Safety on the Lake FrontPRESS RELEASE July 1st, 2013  Wednesday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 7th, will be a busy week-end on the northern shores of Lake County. The week-end starts on the 3rd with the..... 7/1/2013Download
    5-23-2013 Aggravated Burglary at 10 Woodland Road in Painesville TownshipLt. Michael Reed reported at 0402 am on May 23rd, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 10 Woodland Road in Painesville Township due to the fact that a male was reportedly attempting to break into the residence. The victim caller, who is a r5/23/2013Download
    5-21-2013 Memorial Day Press ReleaseIt is said that “Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valor of the brave”. On Monday, May 27th , our nation will celebrate Memorial Day. We here at the Lake County Sheriff’s Of5/21/2013Download
    5-20-2013 Car Crash at Headland’s State Park, 9692 Headlands Road in Painesville TownshipSgt. Larry Harpster reported that on Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 2013 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the parking lot of Headland’s State Park, 9692 Headlands Road in Painesville Township in reference to a report of a vehicle which ha5/20/2013Download
    5-15-2013 Cop In The BoxThe Women of the Moose, Painesville Chapter 1067, will be having lunch and making a special presentation to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office honoring them as the latest grant recipient of a “Cop-In-A-Box” unit. The Safe Surfin’ Foundation ......5/15/2013Download
    05-02-2013 Fatality Accident 2536 Hale Rd. Perry Twp.Lt. Michael Reed reported that a 2:22 am on May 2, 2013 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle injury accident in the area of 2536 Hale Rd. in Perry Township. Upon arrival it was found that....5/2/2013Download
    04-24-2013 Phone and Internet Scam AlertsImagine you answer the phone and you are immediately connected to a police officer from the Bahamas Islands who explains that your grand-daughter is jail for a minor traffic violation, but since she is a not a resident she cannot be released until she pay4/24/2013Download
    04-18-2013 Weapons Call, 411 Peppertree, Reported as Male with a Gun.At 1831 Hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a man with a gun in the area of 411 Peppertree. The male reportedly threatened to shoot a resident at the noted address. Upon arrival, it was learned that the suspect, named as 34y4/19/2013Download
    04-19-2013 Tax Sales Date RevisedWe have corrected the date that was posted for tax Sales. It is not June 1st, it is June 5th. Notice to the General Pubic: Tax Sales ... Beginning....4/19/2013Download
    04-16-2013 Tax SalesNotice to the General Pubic: Tax Sales Beginning, Wednesday, June 1, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. the Lake County Sheriff’s Office will begin holding Tax Sales on the first Wednesday of each month. Tax Sales will be held on the main floor of the Lake County Court 4/16/2013Download
    04-13-2013 Shooting Perry Park Rd Perry TownshipOn Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 0425 hrs., Deputies from the Lake County Sheriff’s office were dispatched to 3238 Perry Park Road in Perry Twp. in reference to a 911 hangup call. On callback, a disturbance was heard in the background, and someone said the4/16/2013Download
    4-1-2013 ATV Operation GuidelinesATVs (All-Terrain Vehicles) are extremely popular....everyone needs to understand that ATV’s do not have unlimited access to travel on private property and area roadways, and that operational guidelines must be followed for the safety of the riders, as we4/1/2013Download
    4-1-2013 ATV Accident Middle Ridge Rd Perry TwpOn March 31, 2013, at 0341hrs, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded, along with the Perry Fire District, to the area of 4827 Middle Ridge Rd. in Perry Township for an injury accident. The accident involved two ATVs (All-Terrain Vehicles)...4/1/2013Download
    2-13-2013 CCW & SORN Scheduling ChangesTo better serve the citizens applying for CCW (Concealed Carry Weapon permits) and SORN (Sexual Offender Registration), we will begin using a scheduling program which is located on the Sheriff’s Office CCW website, effective March 4, 2013. The website a2/13/2013Download
    2-08-2013 Burglary 10826 Tanglewood Trail, Concord TownshipOn February 6, 2013 Deputy Bachnicki responded to 10826 Tanglewood Trail, Concord Township regarding a burglary report. Deputy Bachnicki spoke with Carol Prideaux, 80 years old, who reported that family heirlooms, a silver tea pot and a sterling silver c2/8/2013Download
    02-04-2013 Most Wanted Website UpdatesAttached are the changes to the Most Wanted website on Spears and Elzey2/4/2013Download
    1-31-2013 Car Thief Caught in Painesville TownshipIf a thief steals a car, and then brings it to you at the Sheriff’s Office, do you arrest him or thank him? Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies found themselves in this situation this morning. At 6:40 am, a female resident... 1/31/2013Download
    1-30-2013 Burglary on Johnnycake Ridge Rd. in Concord TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that on January 29th, 2013 at 12:45 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to an address on Johnnycake Ridge Road in Concord Township for a reported Burglary in progress. The 43 year old female resident was awakened to1/30/2013Download
    1-25-2013 Accident 3056 N. Ridge Rd. Perry TwpAccording to Lt. Michael Reed, at 6:40pm on January 24th, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office along with Perry Fire Department responded to a one vehicle injury accident in the area of 3056 N. Ridge Rd. Perry Twp. Upon arrival, it was found that a 1999 Cadi1/25/2013Download
    1-15-2013 Burglars caught from Overlook Drive Burglary in Painesville Twp....It was determined that the home which was forcibly entered by Stasienko while Sidoti assisted him was that of his parents’ residence located on Overlook Dr. in Painesville Twp. Scott Stasienko was arrested on January 11th on an unrelated Domestic Vi1/15/2013Download
    1-15-2013 Burglary Lanark Lane in Painesville TownshipAccording to Lt. Carl Dondorfer, on January 14th, 2013, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on Lanark Lane in Painesville Township, for a reported Burglary. The homeowner arrived home and discovered that forcible entry had been made1/15/2013Download
    1-8-2013 Drug Trafficking at 21 Huntington Rd. in Painesville TownshipAccording to Lt. Carl Dondorfer, on Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 3:02 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 21 Huntington Rd. in Painesville Township in for a reported Criminal Trespass in progress. 21 Huntington, a trailer home, had been rece1/8/2013Download
    12-24-2012 Stabbing December 22nd at 229 Newell St. in Painesville Township.dLt. Michael Reed reported that at 1:18am December 22nd the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple 9-1-1 call hang ups originating from 229 Newell St. in Painesville Township....As deputies arrived, it was quickly learned that a 24 year old bla12/24/2012Download
    12-24-2012 Stabbing December 22nd at 229 Newell St. in Painesville Township.dLt. Michael Reed reported that at 1:18am December 22nd the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple 9-1-1 call hang ups originating from 229 Newell St. in Painesville Township....As deputies arrived, it was quickly learned that a 24 year old bla12/24/2012Download
    12-18-2012 Holiday Safety Tips .... Holiday Travel TipsThe Orange County Sheriff’s Office in Florida recently passed along a great resource for the upcoming holiday travel week. We are passing along these recommendations for holiday safety to our communities, they are great thoughts to consider as we approach12/18/2012Download
    12-18-2012 Robbery “Family Dollar” located at 1621 Mentor Ave. Painesville TownshipLt. Todd Menmuir reported that on Monday, December 17, 2012 at approximately 3:45 p.m. the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to “Family Dollar” located at 1621 Mentor Ave. Painesville Township due to a Robbery that just occurred. Deputies arrive12/18/2012Download
    12-17-2012 Car Wash Break-Ins and Thefts at Giant EagleOne female has been arrested, and two males are being sought, as the result of their involvement in spree of break-ins, thefts, and ensuing vehicle pursuit on Saturday morning, December 15, 2012. In the early morning hours ...12/17/2012Download
    12-16-2012 Shooting at McTaggarts Bar in Painesville Township Lt. Michael Reed reported that at 1:21am on December 16th , 2012, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported fight at McTaggarts Bar, located at 1463 Mentor Ave. in Painesville Township. While in route, responding deputies were advised tha12/16/2012Download
    12-05-2012 Vehicle Arsons in Painesville TownshipDuring the past two weeks, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to three incidents of reported car fires in Painesville Township which were determined to be suspicious and intentionally set. The first incident took place on ....12/5/2012Download
    11-28-2012 Suspect arrested from burglary at 3757 Call Road, in Perry TownshipOn Wednesday, November 7, 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 3757 Call Road, in Perry Township, reference a burglary in progress complaint. Responding deputies spoke with the homeowners, Tammy and Martin Skaggs, who stated that numerous p11/28/2012Download
    11-26-2012 Burglary at 12411 Carter Rd. in Concord Township solvedThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau has arrested two persons involved in a year old burglary investigation. Detectives have also a third suspect from that burglary, and have obtained an arrest warrant for her apprehension….11/26/2012Download
    11-26-2012 Suicidal Male Perry Township.docSgt. Larry Harpster reported that on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 7:36 pm, the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to an address on Wellington Drive in Perry Township in reference to a suicidal 20 year old male.... 11/26/2012Download
    11-13-2012 Vehicle Accident in the area of 1290 North Ridge Rd. in Painesville TownshipAccording to Lt. Todd Menmuir, on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 6:13 pm. the Lake County Sheriff’s, along with Painesville Township Fire and Rescue, were dispatched to the area of 1290 North Ridge Rd. in Painesville Township, Ohio due to a reported injury a11/13/2012Download
    11-7-2012 Hit-Skip accident at 10869 Girdled Rd. in Concord TownshipOn November 6th , 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the area of 10869 Girdled Rd. in Concord Township regarding a hit-skip accident. Deputies were advised that a black Chevy Suburban was last seen leaving the site of the crash....11/7/2012Download
    10-29-2012 Traffic Accident State Route 84 and the on-ramp to SR44 on 10-26-2012On Friday, October 26, 2012 at 3:05pm the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was on patrol and came upon an injury motor vehicle crash. The accident had just occurred on State Route 84 and the on-ramp to SR44 southbound Concord Township, Ohio. Concord Townshi10/29/2012Download
    10-26-2012 Theft & Criminal Damaging 10422 Barchester Drive in Concord TownshipAccording to Sgt. Pat Paterson, on October 26, 2012 at 4:15 am, Deputy Dale Pohto of the Lake County Sheriff Office encountered suspicious activity in a Concord Township neighborhood which led to the arrest of one adult male and one juvenile male....10/26/2012Download
    10-24-2012 Thinking fora ChangeOn November 5th the Lake County jail will begin a new training program for inmates currently used and being implemented throughout the State of Ohio, as well as the entire United States, in Correctional Facilities called “Thinking for a Change”.....10/24/2012Download
    10-22-2012 I-90 Accident October 19, 2012According to Sgt. Donald Durst on October 19, 2012 at 6:35pm units from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Interstate 90 eastbound near the 201mile marker for a reported injury accident involving a tractor trailer and a passenger car....10/22/2012Download
    10-22-2012 Williams Rd., near Huntoon Rd Accident October 19, 2012According to Lt. Todd Menmuir, at 6:01pm on Friday, October 19, 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Concord Township Rescue were dispatched to Williams Rd., near Huntoon Rd., for a one car motor vehicle crash....10/22/2012Download
    10-18-2012 Fatal Fire 430 Wetmore Ave. Painesville TownshipAccording to Lt. Michael Reed, at 11:21pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, along with Grand River PD, Painesville Twp. FD, Painesville City FD, and Grand River FD, responded to a reported working structure fire at 430 Wetmore Ave. in Painesville Townshi10/18/2012Download
    10-18-2012 Burglary 9880 Old Johnnycake Ridge Road in Concord TownshipAccording to Sgt. Larry Harpster, on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:21pm hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Concord Hall Manor, 9880 Old Johnnycake Ridge Road in Concord Township, in reference to a burglary report...10/18/2012Download
    10-17-2012 baby formula donated by Sheriff to community assistance programsOn October 16th, 2012, Sheriff Daniel Dunlap met with the director of WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Lauren Henderson in Painesville, and donated over 270 cans of Similac Baby Formula to the organization. Today he will meet with Birthrite to donate th10/17/2012Download
    10-17-2012 Halloween safetyHalloween is only two weeks away, and now is a very important time to begin discussing with your children important safety tips so they have them committed to memory on the exciting night of All Hallows Eve.....10/17/2012Download
    10-16-2012 Burglaries in Perry TownshipThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a number of burglaries that have occurred in Perry Township over the past few days....These burglaries it appears are done on the spur of the moment as burglars see people leave their residences, and they10/16/2012Download
    10-16-2012 Accident at Park Rd/Hale Rd. Painesville TwpSgt. Donald Durst reported that on October 15, 2012 at 7:43pm units from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the intersection of Hale Rd, and Park Rd in Painesville Twp. Ohio for a reported injury accident. This is a four way stop interse10/16/2012Download
    10-13-2012 Accident Route 90 near the 202 mile markerSgt. Larry Harpster reported that on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 10:15 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Route 90 near the 202 mile marker, in the eastbound lane for a damage accident, located in the construction zone....10/15/2012Download
    10-13-2012 Burglary 3232 Maine Avenue in Perry Township Sgt. Larry Harpster reported that on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 1:30 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 3232 Maine Avenue in Perry Township, in reference to a daytime burglary which had occurred. The burglary occurred while th10/15/2012Download
    10-2-2012 Burglary Suspect Identified from burglary at 4338 East Oregon Street in Perry TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that excellent investigative work on the part of Deputy Michael Zgrebnak has led to the identification of the individual responsible for the September 27, 2012 burglary of a home at 4338 East Oregon Street in Perry Township...10/2/2012Download
    09-28-2012 Burglary 4338 East Oregon Street in Perry TownshipOn September 27, 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home at 4338 East Oregon Street in Perry Township for a reported burglary that had occurred earlier in the day.The homeowner....9/28/2012Download
    09-27-2012 Vehicle Accident 13849 Painesville-Warren Rd. (SR86) in Leroy TownshipAccording to the report of Lt. Michael Reed, on September 26, 2012 at 1:32am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a one vehicle injury accident in the area of 13849 Painesville-Warren Rd. (SR86) in Leroy Township, Ohio. Upon arrival...9/27/2012Download
    09-26-2012 Harry Buffalo 2119 Mentor Ave in Painesville Twp. According to the report of Lt. Carl Dondorfer, on September 23, 2012 at 1:32am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Harry Buffalo located at 2119 Mentor Ave in Painesville Twp. for a report of a large fight in progress at the bar. It wa9/26/2012Download
    09-25-2012 Reward Offered By FBI for Huntington Bank at 2529 Crile Road in Concord Township.docThe FBI has authorized a cash reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the person responsible for the Bank Robbery on September 21, 2012 at the Huntington Bank at 2529 Crile Road in Concord Township....9/25/2012Download
    09-21-2012 Bank Robbery Huntington Bank Crile Rd in Concord TwpThis afternoon, September 21, 2012 at 1503 hrs (3:03pm) a white male, approximately 6’ 2” tall, approximately 240 pounds, walked into the Huntington Bank at 2529 Crile Road in Concord Township, showed a note to the teller, and got away from the bank with 9/21/2012Download
    09-20-2012 Arta SpinkHistory of the Lake County Sheriff's Office .... a look back when a Woman Ran For Sheriff In Lake County9/20/2012Download
    09-11-2012 Burglaries Perry & Leroy TownshipsDuring the early evening hours of September 10th , Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to three (3) reported Burglaries within its jurisdiction. Two (2) of the burglaries occurred in Perry Township. The first home was burglarized on River Road, and th9/11/2012Download
    09-04-2012 Attempted Burglaries in Concord TownshipThere have been a number of reported attempted burglaries on Auburn Road in Concord Township that are currently under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office...9/4/2012Download
    09-04-2012 August 2012 SO activity in Painesville TownshipDuring the month of August 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,377 calls for service in Painesville Township. These calls for service included...9/4/2012Download
    09-04-2012 August 2012 SO activity in Concord TownshipDuring the month of August 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1,092 calls for service in Concord Township. These calls for service included...9/4/2012Download
    08-24-2012 Sheriff's Office video overview completedA number of months ago a young group of cinematographers from Lake County created Evolution Media, and one of their first major projects was to create a video overview of the operations here at the Lake County Sheriff’s Office. That video is now complete8/24/2012Download
    08-12-2012 Vehicle Accident 6285 Ravenna Road in Concord TownshipSgt. Donald Durst reported that on August 11, 2012, at 10:17 pm, units from the Lake County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 6285 Ravenna Road in Concord Township for an injury motor vehicle accident. Dispatch reported that a vehicle had physically st8/12/2012Download
    08-08-2012 Heroin Addiction in the Suburbs on the Rise with TeensWhen most adults think of heroin they falsely believe it is a 1970’s drug that has pretty much disappeared. Unfortunately nothing can be further from the truth. Heroin usage has seen a dramatic increase among people in their teens and twenties, and is h8/8/2012Download
    08-01-2012 accident 3203 North Ridge Road in Perry TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that today, August 1st , 2012, at approximately 6:40 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 3203 North Ridge Road in Perry Township for two (2) separate accidents involving a total of seven (7) vehicles...8/1/2012Download
    07-30-2012 Sines’ Marathon, 1744 North Ridge Road. in Painesville TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that today, July 30th, 2012, at approximately 5:35 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to Sines’ Marathon at 1744 North Ridge Road in Painesville Township for a reported Breaking and Entering....7/30/2012Download
    07-25-2012 Motorcycle Accident 382 Blackbrook Rd. in Painesville TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that today, July 25th, 2012, at 7:45 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 382 Blackbrook Rd. in Painesville Township for a reported three (3) vehicle injury accident involving a motorcycle....7/25/2012Download
    07-17-2012 Sergeants promoted in Corrections DivisionThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office Corrections division conducted a promotional process for the position of Sergeant in the Lake County Adult Detention facility. Candidates were evaluated ...7/17/2012Download
    07-15-2012 Stolen Vehicle Arden Ave. in Painesville TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that on July 13, 2012 at 3:10 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to an address on Arden Ave. in Painesville Twp. for a reported Stolen Vehicle complaint...7/16/2012Download
    07-15-2012 Bottle Bomb on Oakridge Dr. in Concord TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that on July 10, 2012 at 1104 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to an address on Oakridge Dr. in Concord Twp. for a reported disturbance in progress...7/16/2012Download
    07-12-2012 1544 Mentor Avenue Pawn Shop in Painesville Twp.Lieutenant Michael Reed reported that on July 12, 2012, at 2300 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported possible Breaking and Entering in progress at the Pawn Shop, 1544 Mentor Avenue in Painesville Township...7/16/2012Download
    07-05-2012 Domestic Violence Arrest at 1651 Mentor Avenue, #212 in Painesville Twp.On Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at 1305 Hrs., Sgt. Larry Harpster and Deputy Ed Pecka were dispatched to 1651 Mentor Avenue, #212 in Painesville Twp., in reference to a Domestic Violence incident. Deputies arrived ...7/5/2012Download
    07-03-2012 Burglary Suspect Arrsted 53 Meadows Dr. in Painesville Twp. On Tuesday, July 3rd at 1658 Hrs., Lake County Sheriff Deputies responded to reported burglary in progress at 53 Meadows Dr., Painesville Township. The residents were present outside when the 32-year-old neighbor, Christopher Haller approached on f7/5/2012Download
    07-02-2012 Jet Ski Found In Distress in Fairport Harbor Sgt. Larry Harpster reported that on Thursday, June 28, 2012, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol Unit was patrolling the waters of Lake Erie. Shortly before 7 p.m. At that time a jet ski was discovered against the rock break wall near 7/2/2012Download
    06-28-2012 Accidident US Rt 20 area of 1580 N. Ridge Rd..docLt. Todd Menmuir reported that on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 1622 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to US Rt 20 area of 1580 N. Ridge Rd. Painesville Twp., Ohio regarding a motor vehicle collision....6/28/2012Download
    06-25-2012 Recent Vehicle Thefts in the AreaThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office has recently investigated several complaints of thefts from parked motor vehicles. The thefts from vehicles have occurred in local business / store parking lots along US Route 20 in Painesville Twp. east and west of Paines6/25/2012Download
    06-24-2012 Suicidal Male at 2960 North Ridge Rd. in Perry TwpOn Sunday, June 24th, 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the assisted living home at 2960 North Ridge Rd. in Perry Twp., Ohio concerning a male resident reportedly with a knife to his throat threatening suicide....6/25/2012Download
    05-29-2012 Assault of Deputy at Project Hope in Painesville TownshipOn Saturday, May 26th 2012, Deputy Sheriff Randy Woodruff responded to 25 Freedom Road in Painesville Township (Project Hope) at 5:52 pm to investigate an assault complaint. It was reported that one of the female employees, upon arriving for work, was gr5/29/2012Download
    -05-25-2012 Vehicle Accident 6410 Painesville Warren Rd. in Concord TwpLt. Todd Menmuir reported that on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 1739 hrs, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, along with Concord Township Rescue, was dispatched to the area of 6410 Painesville Warren Rd. in Concord Twp., regarding a roll over motor vehicle cras5/25/2012Download
    05-22-2012 ATV Accident Midle Ridge Rd Perry TownshipLt. Todd Menmuir reported that on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 2022 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Perry Township Rescue units were dispatched to nursery property located behind 4618 Middle Ridge Rd. in Perry Township as the result of an ATV accid5/23/2012Download
    05-18-2012 Daytime Burglaries Ridge Glenn Condos Concord Twp Solved Detective Brian Butler reported that between May 3rd, 2012 and May 15th, 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to several daytime burglaries in the Ridge Glenn Condominium Development in Concord Township...5/18/2012Download
    05-08-2012 Corrections Staff Life Saving Awards Today, at 2 pm in the administrative classroom, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office will recognize nine (9) Corrections Officers who have saved the lives of individuals in the detention facility over the past year. On June 3, 2011 an inmate was attempting t5/8/2012Download
    05-08-2012 Wanted Felon Ricci Lewis apprehended in Painesville TwpOn Friday, May 4th, 2012, Lt. Jeff Sherwood, along with Lt. Carl Dondorfer and Sgt. Pat Paterson, responded to 66 Chatham Dr. in Painesville Twp. to search for Ricci Lewis, a felon on the run for Aggravated Burglary, Robbery and Felonious Assault. Inform5/8/2012Download
    05-04-2012 Burglar Caught on Fremont Ave Painesville Twp.On May 4th 2012 at 11:32 pm the0 Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 call from a resident on Fremont Ave. in Painesville Twp. The caller advised that she heard a noise outside and upon investigating observed a burglar trying to pry open the bac5/4/2012Download
    05/03/2012 Burglaires at Caddie Lane in Concord Twp.Executive Lieutenant Carl Dondorfer reports that on April 29, 2012 Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to Caddie Lane in the Players Club Development in Concord Twp. for a report of a Burglary....5/3/2012Download
    04-29-2012 Escaped Inmate Christopher Hall is CapturedToday, at approximately 4:11 pm, Christopher Eli Hall, who had escaped from the Lake County jail on Friday evening, was caught hiding outside a residence on North State Street in Painesville, Ohio. Lake County Sheriff’s Office ...4/29/2012Download
    04-28-2012 Escaped Inmate Christopher Eli HallOn Friday night, April 27, 2012, at approximately 11:40 pm, inmate Christopher Eli Hall escaped from the Lake County Adult Detention Facility at 104 East Erie Street in Painesville. Inmate Hall, who was housed in a minimum security dormitory on the second4/28/2012Download
    04-23-2012 Weapons While Intoxicated Leroy TownshipLt. Todd MenMuir reported that on Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 4:30am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to 5624 Trask Rd. in Leroy Township to investigate a report of an intoxicated 29 year old male who was threatening to shoot and kill his mother.4/23/2012Download
    04-23-2012 Vehicle Roll Over Mill Morr Dr. in Painesville TownshipLt. Todd MenMuir reported that on Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 12:05 am the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of 80 Mill Morr Rd. in Painesville Township to investigate a roll-over motor vehicle crash. The investigation concluded ....4/23/2012Download
    04-19-2012 Attempted Burglary Painesville-Warren Rd. Leroy Township Lt. Carl Dondorfer reported that on April 18th, 2012 at 8:46 pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on Painesville Warren Rd. in Leroy Township for a report of an Attempted Burglary in progress...4/19/2012Download
    04-19-2012 Criminal Trespass Webb Rd. Perry Township Sgt. Donald Durst reported that on April 19th, 2012 at 0044 Hrs. he and Lt. Todd MenMuir responded to a Webb Rd. address in Perry Township. A call had been received from the resident ...4/19/2012Download
    04-09-2012 April 8-14th is National Public Safety Tele-Communicators WeekThe week of April 8-14th is National Public Safety Tele-Communicators Week. Public Safety Dispatchers have long been recognized as the first link in the chain of emergency response to people in need by police, fire, or medical responders. Chances are yo4/9/2012Download
    04-09-2012 Week-end Burglaries in Painesville TownshipThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating three (3) Burglaries that occurred over the weekend. On 4-7-2012 Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 1883 Marsh Lane in Painesville Township. The resident at that address reported ....4/9/2012Download
    04-03-2012 Offender Watch Facebook ApplicationOffender Watch has developed a new tool that you can access through Facebook. It is a great tool for both parents and educators alike. It can be used to look up information on sex, and be informed of who's living in your community and where they are in 4/3/2012Download
    3-30-2012 BP Robbery suspect arrested and held in Huron County jailJohn P. Lane II, a person of interest in the March 25th robbery at the British Petroleum AM/PM store at 7581 Auburn Rd. in Concord Township has been arrested, and is currently housed in the Huron County jail....3/30/2012Download
    03-26-2012 Armed Robbery BP Gas Station 7581 Auburn Rd. in Concord TownshipLt. Michael Reed reported that at 12:14 am on March 25th, 2012, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported Armed Robbery at the British Petroleum AM/PM store at 7581 Auburn Rd. in Concord Township....3/26/2012Download
    03-21-2012 School Bus Damaging Perry Schools Perry TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reports that this morning, March 21, 2012 at 7:12 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the Perry School system regarding damage to one of their buses.....3/21/2012Download
    03-14-2012 Multiple Car Accident N. Ridge Rd. Perry TownshipLt. Todd menmuir reported that on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 1603 hrs. the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, and the Perry Twp. Fire Department ,were dispatched to the area of 3547 N. Ridge Rd. in Perry Twp., Ohio due to a multi vehicle collision with injur3/15/2012Download
    02-29-2012 Inducing Panic Facebook Postings by Anthony Harris in Painesville TownshipLt. Michael Reed reported that around 5:21pm, on February 28th, 2012, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office’s Central Communications Center began fielding calls regarding a person placing threatening messages on his Facebook page. The Sheriff’s Office respond2/29/2012Download
    02-27-2012 Northern Border Equipment Funding for the SO Marine PatrolSgt. Larry Harpster states that the Lake County Sheriff’s Office has received equipment through its participation in the Northern Border Initiative. The equipment was received through the Northern Border Initiative Project, a federally funded program thr2/27/2012Download
    02-23-2012 Body Found at 445 Fairport Nursery Rd. in Painesville Township.docToday, February 23, 2012, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a business located at 445 Fairport Nursery Road in Painesville Township. While working on the land behind the building workers found the body of a female, and immediately called the 2/23/2012Download
    02-20-2012 Stolen Vehicle from BP Gas Station in Concord TownshipSgt. Donald Durst reported that Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to the BP Service Station on Auburn Rd, Concord Twp. on February 9, 2012 in reference to a vehicle that was stolen from the gas pumps at that location. The stolen vehi2/20/2012Download
    02-14-2012 Passing of Sheriff Edwin CunninghamRetired Sheriff Edwin Cunningham passed away yesterday, February 13, 2012. Sheriff Cunningham was the longest serving Sheriff in Lake County history, serving as “The Sheriff” from 1961-1988. During his 28 years of service Sheriff Cunningham was instrume2/14/2012Download
    2-6-2012 Burglary 146 Bowhall Rd. in Painesville TwpOn February 5, 2012, at 10:45 pm, the Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to 146 Bowhall Rd. in Painesville Twp., regarding a burglary report....2/6/2012Download
    02-06-2012 Burglary 7090 Rushmore Way in Concord Twp. Sgt. Pat Paterson reported that on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 8:25 pm, Lake County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to investigate a residential burglary at 7090 Rushmore Way, in Concord Township...2/6/2012Download
    02-03-2012 Differential Response Plan For Road PatrolOn Wednesday, February 1st the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was reduced an additional five (5) Deputies on the Road Patrol. This brings the total number of Deputies cut from Road Patrol to 28 in the past three years....2/3/2012Download
    2-2-2012 Vehicle Submerged in Grand River in Perry Twp.Sgt. Larry Harpster has reported that on Thursday, February 2, 2012, at 0753 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Perry Joint Fire District were dispatched to Vrooman Road at the Grand River in Perry Township when it was reported that a vehicle had2/2/2012Download
    02-02-2012 Car struck by train on Davis Rd. Perry Twp. No InjuriesLt. Todd MenMuir has reported that on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, at 1909 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the N & S railroad crossing at Davis road in Perry Township....2/2/2012Download
    02-01-2012 Stolen Vehicle found at the Waffle House from Ft. LauderdaleSgt. Pat Paterson has reported that on January 31, 2012, at 1720 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Fort Lauderdale Police Department in Florida by checking The Waffle House, 7505 Crile Rd., in Concord Township for a stolen vehicle...2/1/2012Download
    1-31-2012 Traffic Accident Route 2 in Painesville TwpSgt. Larry Harpster has reported that on Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 1122 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, along with Painesville Township Rescue were dispatched to the area of Route 2 just west of the Route 2 and Route 20 (North Ridge Road) ...1/31/2012Download
    01-31-2012 Felony Population Increases in Lake County JailDuring the year 2011, for the 4th year in a row, the number of Felony inmates housed in the Lake County Jail has exceeded the number of Misdemeanor inmates. Nearly 2/3 of the 360+ inmates housed in jail today are Felons....1/31/2012Download
    01-26-2012 Armed Robery Suspect Composite PictureOn January 21, 2012 there was an armed robbery that occurred at the Express Cash Advance…The current investigation has developed a composite picture of the armed robbery suspect. The suspect is described as …1/26/2012Download
    1-25-2012 Armed Robbery at Cash Adance in Painesville Twp.Sgt. Pat Paterson reported that on January 21, 2012 there was an armed robbery that occurred the Express Cash Advance, located at 1440 Mentor Avenue in Painesville Township....1/25/2012Download
    1-25-2012 Theft From 182 Overlook Dr. in Painesville TwpCapt. Lonnie Sparkman reported that on Monday January 23, 2012, at 6:00 p.m, a Deputy from Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 182 Overlook Drive in Painesville Township to investigate a reported theft...1/25/2012Download
    01-17-2012 Domestic Violence at 1651 Mentor Ave. unit #812 in Concord TownshipLt. Carl Dondorfer reported that on Sunday, January 15, 2012, at 3:17 am, the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the Cambridge Condominiums, located at 1651 Mentor Ave. unit #812 in Painesville Township, for a report of a domestic disturbanc1/17/2012Download
    01-12-2012 Road Patrol Lay-OffsOn Thursday, January 12, 2012 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was forced to eliminate five (5) Deputy Sheriff positions due to cuts in the 2012 Road Patrol budget...1/12/2012Download
    01-05-2012 Weapons Under Disability in Painesville TownshipSgt. Larry Harpster reported that on December 29, 2011, Walter K. Toll Jr., a 54 year old Painesville Township resident, was found to be in possession of a Smith & Wesson “Bodyguard” model .380 semi-automatic hand gun ...1/5/2012Download
    01-05-2012 Capt. Lonnie Sparkman Announces His RetirementCapt. Lonnie Sparkman has decided to retire from his career with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, and has submitted his letter of resignation to Sheriff Dan Dunlap. Capt. Sparkman came to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office... 1/5/2012Download
    01-03-2012 Accident Breezewood Drive in Concord TownshipLt. Todd Menmuir reported that on Saturday, December 31, 2011, at 12:14 am, Central Communications was contacted by a motorist...1/3/2012Download
    12-23-2011 Theft 670 Hardy Road in Painesville TownshipOn Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 2:41 a.m a Deputy was dispatched to 670 Hardy Road, in Painesville Township...Deputy Zgrebnak then obtained a confession from the operator of the vehicle for stealing...12/28/2011Download
    12-27-2011 Assault 2045 Mentor Ave in Painesville TownshipOn Friday December 23, 2011 at 6:15 p.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 2045 Mentor Ave in Painesville Township to investigate a reported assault....12/27/2011Download
    12-27-2011 Theft 7129 Windmill Lane in Concord TownshipOn Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 6:23 a.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 7129 Windmill Lane in Concord Township to investigate a reported theft....12/27/2011Download
    12-19-2011 Vandalism 56 Hale Rd. Painesville Twp.On Monday December 12, 2011 at 7:54 a.m a Deputy was dispatched to 56 Hale Road in Painesville Township to investigate a reported vandalism...12/19/2011Download
    12-19-2011 Breaking and Entering 1883 Mentor Avenue Painesville TwpOn Wednesday December 14, 2011 at 9:48 a.m a Deputy was dispatched to 1883 Mentor Ave in Painesville Township to investigate a reported breaking & Entering....12/19/2011Download
    12-15-2011 Burglars Arrest During Burglary at 936 Pontiac in Painesville TownshipWatchful residents and good police work has led to two more criminals caught in the act of burglarizing a home. This brings the number to four (4) burglars who have been jailed in the past two days by the Lake County Sheriff’s ....12/15/2011Download
    12-13-2011 Burglars Arrest During Burglary at 4995 MiddleRidge Rd. Perry TownshipOn Monday, December 12, 2011, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested two (2) individuals as they were burglarizing a home in Perry Township. William Deshaun Taylor, of 836 E 146th St. in Cleveland, and Johnny Eugene Henderson, of 4211 Storer in Clevelan12/13/2011Download
    12-12-2011 Burglary 176 Sycamore Drive in Painesville TownshipOn Friday December 8, 2011 at 12:19 p.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 176 Sycamore Drive in Painesville Township to investigate a reported burglary....12/12/2011Download
    12-12-2011 Burglary 3974 MiddleRidge Rd. Perry TownshipOn Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 8:48p.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 3974 Middleridge Road in Perry Township, to investigate a reported burglary...12/12/2011Download
    12-10-2011 Missing Female Painesville Twp. Melanie ChapuisThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a missing person report involving a 46 year old Painesville Township woman. Melanie A Chapuis was last seen on Wednesday (12-07-11) after leaving her Fruitland Avenue home to get something to ea12/12/2011Download
    12-9-2011 Burglary 6423 Auburn Rd Corcord Twp.On Thursday December 8, 2011 at 3:15 p.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 6423 Auburn Road in Concord Township to investigate a reported burglary...12/9/2011Download
    12-9-2011 Burglary 103 Sycmaore Painesville Twp.On Thursday December 8, 2011 at 3:41 p.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 103 Sycamore in Painesville Township to investigate a reported burglary12/9/2011Download
    12-7-2011 Burglary 7069 Brightwood Dr in Concord TwpOn Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 at 11:58 a.m, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 7069 Brightwood Drive in Concord Township, Ohio to investigate a reported burglary...12/7/2011Download
    12-7-2011 Burglary at 4008 Middleridge Rd in Perry TwpOn Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 at 1:16pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was to 4008 Middleridge Road Perry Township Ohio to investigate a reported burglary12/7/2011Download
    12-5-2011 Passing of Lt. Robert Poe.docOn December 3rd, 2011the Lake County Sheriff’s Office saw the passing of retired Deputy Lieutenant Robert Poe after a 14 month battle with cancer. He died at Hospice House in Cleveland with family close by....12/5/2011Download
    12-5-2011 Burglaries in Painesville Township on December 2nd and 3rd, 2011On Friday December 2, 2011 at 5:46 p.m, Deputy Sheriff’s were dispatched to 35 Indianola Ave, in Painesville Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft...12/5/2011Download
    12-5-2011 Reverse 9-1-1 Call Concerning Daytime BurglariesIn response to the rash of burglaries across Lake County in recent months, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office will be running a Reverse 9-1-1 call to residents in Concord Township, Leroy Township, Painesville Township, and Perry Township...12/5/2011Download
    12-1-2011 Truck-Pedestrian Accident 9700 Mentor Ave, in Painesville TwpThis is a brief press release in regards to an injury accident, case # 11-69660, which we handled on Thursday, December 1, 2011. Units from the Lake County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the parking lot of the Bed, Bath, and Beyond store located at12/1/2011Download
    11-30-2011 Holiday Safety & SecurityDuring the Holiday Season that is upon us we encourage all residents to take extra care to secure your residences when you leave, no matter how short the period of time you are gone from your residence. Taking precautions such as making sure that your re11/30/2011Download
    11-30-2011 Burglary 11111 Quail Holow Drive in Concord Twp.On Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 6:50pm, deputies of the Lake County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 11111 Quail Hollow Dr. in Concord Township, Ohio for a Burglary report....11/30/2011Download
    11-30-2011 Domestic Violence at 542 Greenside Dr. in Painesville TownshipOn Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 2219 hrs., deputies of the Lake County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 542 Greenside Dr. in Painesville Township, Ohio for a Domestic Violence report...11/30/2011Download
    11-22-2011 Theft at 5418 Vrooman Rd. in Leory Twp.On Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 7:31 am, a Lake County Sheriff’s Deputy was dispatched to 5418 Vrooman Road in Leroy Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft....11/22/2011Download
    11-21-2011 Sheriff's Office Receives Byrne Memorial GrantThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded $33,591 by the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Grant Program (JAG) for the purchase of radio equipment needed to comply with the countywide radio upgrade scheduled for 2012....11/21/2011Download
    11-18-2011 Theft at 3410 Sheppard Rd. Perry Twp.On Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 9:29 a.m ,the Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 3410 Shepard Road in Perry Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft....11/18/2011Download
    11-18-2011 Theft 9775 Springhouse Lane E, in Concord Township Ohio On Monday, November 14, 2011, at 7:30 p.m the Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 9775 Springhouse Lane E, in Concord Township Ohio to investigate a reported theft...11/18/2011Download
    11-17-2011 Stolen Vehicle at 8263 Timberlane in Concord Twp.On Wednesday, November 16, 2011at 4:33 p.m, Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 8263 Timberlane Drive in Concord Township, Ohio to investigate a reported stolen vehicle....11/17/2011Download
    11-17-2011 Theft at 12 Huntington in Painesville Twp.On Monday November 16, 2011at 1:30 p.m, Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies was dispatched to 12 Huntington Road in Painesville Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft....11/17/2011Download
    11-16-2011 Theft / Fraud 11790 Jason Ave. Concord Twp.On Tuesday November 15, 2011 at 9:27 am Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 11790 Jason Ave. in Concord Township Ohio to investigate a reported theft/fraud11/16/2011Download
    11-16-2011 Theft 3564 S. Ridge Rd. Perry Twp.On Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 11:05 p.m Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 3564 S. Ridge Road in Perry Township Ohio to investigate a reported theft...11/16/2011Download
    11-14-2011 12830 Painesville Warren Rd Leroy Twp. TheftOn Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 2:54 p.m , Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 12830 Painesville Warren Road in Leroy Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft ...11/14/2011Download
    11-14-2011 65 Normandy Drove Painesville Twp. TheftOn Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 12:06 a.m , Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 65 Normandy Drive in Painesville Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft....11/14/2011Download
    11-14-2011 7290 Holly Park Dr. Concord Twp. TheftOn Friday, November 11, 2011 at 5:06 a.m , Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 7290 Holly Park Drive in Concord Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft. ...11/14/2011Download
    11-14-2011 343 Fairport Nursery Rd. Painesville Twp. BurglaryOn Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 7:29 p.m., Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 343 Fairport Nursery Road in Painesville Township, Ohio to investigate a reported burglary....11/14/2011Download
    11-4-2011 Accident at Narrows Rd. & Route 20 in Perry Twp.On Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 1629 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Perry Twp., Fire/Rescue were dispatched to the intersection of USRt20 at Narrows Rd. Perry Twp., Ohio regarding a pickup truck VS compact vehicle traffic crash...11/11/2011Download
    11-4-2011 486 Morgan Dr. Painesville Twp. Assault and B&E.At 0112 hrs. on 11-4-2011, the Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to 486 Morgan Dr. in Painesville Twp., REFERENCE: An intruder that had been apprehended in the garage of this residence by the homeowner...11/7/2011Download
    11-4-2011 862 Beech Ave. Painesville Twp. Disorderly & Drug PossessionOn 11-3-2011 at 2218 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to 862 Beech Ave in Painesville Twp. for a report of an intoxicated male outside a residence...11/7/2011Download
    11-02-2011 November 2011 Hiring AnniversariesCapt. Ronald Walters and Correction Officer John Marsich are celebrating their Twenty-Fifth (25th ) year of service ...11/2/2011Download
    10-31-2011 Burglary 10460 Johnnycake Ridge Rd. Concord TwpOn Friday , October 28, 2011,at 3:00 p.m , the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 10460 Johnnycake Ridge Road in Concord Township to investigate a reported burglary...10/31/2011Download
    10-31-2011 Theft at 9 Indianola in Painesville Twp.On Friday , October 28, 2011,at 6:06 p.m , the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 9 Indianola Ave. in Painesville Township to investigate a reported theft...10/31/2011Download
    10-28-2011 Stolen vehicle Pursuit of Kristopher Meister On Thursday, October 27, 2011, at 1905 hrs., Lake County Sheriff's Office Deputy Scott Sitz was on patrol in Perry Township when he observed a vehicle traveling westbound on Route 20 at Lane Road. The vehicle went through the red light and Deputy Sitz 10/28/2011Download
    10-25-2011 Life Flight Called For Accident Concord TwpOn Monday, October 24, 2011, at 0910 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to State Rt. 44 at the intersection of Interstate 90 in Concord Township in response to a report of a motor vehicle injury accident...10/25/2011Download
    10-24-2011 Burglary at 27800 S. Ridge Rr. Perry TownshipOn Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 4:58 p.m a Deputy from Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 2780 S. Ridge Road in Perry Township, to investigate a reported burglary....10/24/2011Download
    10-24-2011 Theft from 10300 Brian Rd Concord Twp.On Saturday, October 22, 2011, at 6:38 p.m., a Deputy from Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 10300 Brian Road in Concord Township to investigate a reported theft...10/24/2011Download
    10-24-2011 Theft of $273,000 On Monday, August 1, 2011 Detectives from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office were asked to assist the Painesville Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation with an ongoing investigation regarding a theft offense...10/24/2011Download
    10-20-2011 Preparing For The Winter Driving Season The change in the weather signals all of us in Northeast Ohio that the winter weather will soon be upon us. Now is the best time to prepare for driving in the snow....10/20/2011Download
    10-19-2011 Death Canyon View Perry TownshipOn Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 5:15pm, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Canyon View Drive in Perry Township in reference to a suspected suicide...10/19/2011Download
    10-17-2011 9765 Johnnycake Ridge Road in Concord Township BurglaryOn Wednesday October 5, 2011, at 5:02 p.m, Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 9765 Johnnycake Ridge Road in Concord Township, Ohio to investigate a reported Burglary...10/17/2011Download
    10-17-2011 4349 Oregon Street in Perry Township TheftOn Sunday, October 16, 2011 at 9:38 a.m Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to 4349 Oregon Street in Perry Township, Ohio ...10/17/2011Download
    10-17-2011 Shots Fired Painesville Twp. On October 17, 2011 at approximately 1:25 am, Deputy Sheriff John Kelley heard shots being fired in the area of the Painesville Commons Shopping Plaza....10/17/2011Download
    10-12-2011 Burglary Girlded Rd Concord Twp.On Wednesday, October 12, 2011at 5:26 am, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to10581 Girdled Road in Concord Township to investigate a reported burglary....10/13/2011Download
    10-10-2011 Vandalism Concord Township Melridge SchoolOn Monday, October 10, 2011, at 12:26 p.m, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 6689 Melridge Drive in Concord Township, Ohio, at the Melridge Elementary School to investigate a reported vandalism...10/11/2011Download
    10-8-2011 Burglary Perry Township Elizabeth DriveOn Saturday, October 8, 2011, at 10:45 p.m Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 3235 Elizabeth Drive in Perry Township, Ohio to investigate a reported burglary...10/11/2011Download
    10-7-2011 Theft Concord Township Artmar DriveOn Friday, October 7, 2011, at 12:39 p.m Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 6000 Artmar Drive in Concord Township, Ohio to investigate a reported theft...10/11/2011Download
    09-29-2011 Attempted Burglary Painesville TownshipOn Wednesday, September 28, 2011, at 0919 hours the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 35 Woodland Rd., Painesville Twp. Ohio, in reference to a possible attempted burglary ....9/29/2011Download
    09-28-2011 Theft Painesville TownshipOn Monday, September 26, 2011, at 12:26 p.m, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 1201 Mentor Ave (Giant Eagle) to investigate a reported theft...9/28/2011Download
    09-26-2011 Perry Township BurglaryOn Saturday, September 24, 2011, at 2:58 p.m. the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 4751 Turney Road in Perry Township Ohio to investigate a reported theft....9/26/2011Download
    09-26-2011 Concord Township BurglaryOn Sunday, September 25, 2011, at 12:12 a.m the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 8262 Whitney Lane Concord Township, Ohio to investigate a reported burglary...9/26/2011Download
    09-20-2011On Thursday, September 8, 2011, at 10:46am, the resident at 10412 Johnnycake Ridge Road reported a burglary...9/20/2011Download
    09-12-2011 Burglaries in Painesville TwonshipOn Sunday, September 11, 2011, there were a number of burglaries in Painesville Township that are currently being investigated...9/12/2011Download
    09-12-2011On Thursday, September 8, 2011, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Division promoted three officers to fill supervision vacancies...Lt. Turek, Sgt. Kuhns, Sgt. Vanjo...9/12/2011Download
    09-09-2011 Theft of Campaign SignsOn Wednesday, September 7, 2011, at 0700 hours, the Lake County Sheriff's Office investigated the reported theft of twenty(20) campaign signs. ..9/9/2011Download
    09-09-2011 Thiefs Caught In Perry TownshipOn Friday, September 9, 2011, at 12:30 am, the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to area of River Road and South Ridge Road to investigate...9/9/2011Download
    09-06-2011 Thefts in Painesville TownshipOn Sunday, September 4, 2011, at 11:56 am, the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 426 Bacon Road ...9/6/2011Download
    09-01-2011On Tuesday, August 30, 2011, at approximately 1120 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team was asked to respond with the Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Office to 1414 Dodgeville Road in Rome Township. The SWAT team was present to apprehend Thomas Pr9/1/2011Download
    09-01-2011 Stolen VehicleOn Tuesday, August 29, 2011, at 9:50p.m, Lake County Sheriff's Office was called to 1501 Mentor Ave (Painesville Shopping Center) to investigate a reported stolen vehicle....9/1/2011Download
    08-31-2011 Employees Laid-Off At The Sheriff's OfficeOn Tuesday, August 30, 2011the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was forced to lay-off an additional 9 full-time employees due to its budget being cut an additional $302,000 for the remainder of 2011. Additionally, the three officers who departed service from8/31/2011Download
    08-30-2011 Painesville Twp. Park Burglaries and B&E'sThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a series of attempted burglaries and B&E’s in the Pontiac, Sycamore, and Bellevue area of Painesville Township Park....8/30/2011Download
    08-30-2011 Bank Robbery Suspect ArrestedAs a result of a joint investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Wickliffe Police Department, and the Cleveland Office of the FBI, an anonymous tip led to the arrest of William Andrasiunas. Andrasiunas is wanted in connection with the robberies 8/30/2011Download
    08-29-2011 Theft of Log SplitterOn 8/28/11 at 1108 hours Lake County Sheriff’s Office investigated the theft of a log splitter. The theft occurred in the area of 11275 Girdled Road...8/30/2011Download
    08-26-2011The Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a report from a male victim who stated that while at the Lake Dine and Dance Bar , 520 Fairport Nursery Rd. in Painesville Township, in the early morning hours of Sunday, August 21, 2011...8/26/2011Download
    08-25-2011 Bank Robbery Suspect IdentifiedOn Monday, August 22, 2011, the Huntington Bank located at 7529 Crile Road in Concord was robbed. The bank robbery suspect has been identified as William J. Andrasiunas ...8/25/2011Download
    08-24-2011 Burglary Suspect Newell StreetOn August 17, 2011 the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 1011 Newell Street regarding the report of a burglary. Upon arrival ...8/25/2011Download
    08-22-2011 Bank Robbery Crile RoadOn Monday, August 22, 2011, at 1359 hrs, the Lake County Sheriff’s responded to a bank robbery located at the Huntington Bank located at 7529 Crile Rd, Concord Twp. Ohio...8/23/2011Download
    08-22-2011 Burglary on Girdled RoadOn Friday, August 19, 2011 at 2344 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s responded to 13254 Girdled Rd., Leroy Twp., Ohio, in reference to a possible burglary in progress...arrests made8/22/2011Download
    08-14-2011 Fatal Motor Vehicle AccidentOn 08-12-2011 at 1406 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a Motor Vehicle Injury Accident involving a motorcycle in the area of Concord Hambden Rd. (State Rt. 608) ...8/15/2011Download
    8-14-2011 Burglary on DorchesterOn 07-07-11 at around 1134pm., the Lake County Sheriff's Office did respond to a call at 83 Dorchester Rd. Painesville Twp. in which a residence had been burglarized. Deputy Mike Zgrebnak was the responding and investigating deputy.... 8/15/2011Download
    08-05-2011 Stolen Golf CartOn Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 0859 Hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Alan’s Golf Carts at 170 Blackbrook Road in Painesville Township in reference to a stolen golf cart. Investigation showed ...8/5/2011Download
    07-25-2011 Inmate DeathOn Friday, July 22, 2011, Inmate Nancy Brown died while awaiting trial in the Lake County Adult Detention Facility. Inmate Brown was found in her cell by the Corrections staff during regular observation checks in her housing unit...7/25/2011Download
    07-16-2011 Fatal Accident Route 535On 07-16-2011 at 06:02 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched along with the Painesville Township Fire Department to a reported motor vehicle accident at the S-curves on Rt. 535 ...7/18/2011Download
    07-06-2011 Stolen VehiclesOn 06-23-11, the Lake County Sheriff's Office did respond to a call at of a stolen vehicle at 39 Prentice Dr. Less than one hour later, the Sheriff"s Office responded a little over a block away to 1845 West Jackson St. for an additional stolen vehicle. 7/6/2011Download
    07-01-2011 Frank Leonbruno Appointed Chief DeputyToday Sheriff Dan Dunlap swore in Frank Leonbruno as the new Chief Deputy of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office...7/5/2011Download
    06-27-2011 Child Abuse and Child EndangeringOn Friday, June 24, 2011 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a report of Child Endangering / Child Abuse. The Concord Resident reported ...6/27/2011Download
    06-24-2011 Jewelry Theft Leroy Twp.On Thursday, June 23, 2011 an arrest was made of Kyle P. Dodson-Manning, an adult male of Mentor, Ohio. He was charged with Receiving Stolen Property, a fourth degree felony....6/24/2011Download
    06-21-2011 ADAMHS Board AwardPress Release: On June 20th , 2011 the Lake County ADAMHS Board presented Sheriff Daniel Dunlap, and the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, with the Advocate/Volunteer Award.6/21/2011Download
    6-6-2011 Arson Fire 920 Newell StreetOn June5, 2011 at 1653 hrs Painesville Twp. Fire, Grand River Fire, Perry Fire and Concord Twp. Fire responded to 920 Newell Street reference a structure fire. The Lake County Sheriff’s office was requested to respond to the scene due to the fact that th6/6/2011Download
    06-06-2011 Clyde C. Hadden School VandalismJuveniles caught vandalizing Cyde C. Hadden School; On Sunday, June 6, 2011 at 1033 hrs. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Clyde C. Hadden Elementary School ref: Vandalism....6/6/2011Download
    06-03-2011 Sunoco Gas Station Robbery Suspect ArrestedThe Lake County Sheriff’s Office, with the cooperation and assistance from both the Mentor Police Department and the Painesville City Police Department, affected the arrest of Ronald N. Kukoleck...6/6/2011Download
    05-10-2011 Leroy Twp. Identity Fraud CaseOn August 21, 2010, Patrick Saffron, age 66, of Paine Road in Leroy Township, died in Cleveland of natural causes. Saffron lived as a recluse ...5/10/2011Download
    05-03-2011 Vehicle Break-Ins in Concord TownshipDuring the early morning hours of 05-02-2011, a Concord Twp. resident on South Meadow Dr. reported seeing a white, young adult male with dark hair and dark clothing running through her front lawn. The resident reported...5/3/2011Download
    04-26-2011 Maplebrook Fire FatalitySunday, 04-24-2011, at 1604hrs., The Lake County Sheriff's Office, along with the Painesville Twp. Fire Dept. were dispatched to the Maplebrook Condominium Complex, specifically unit #308 for an apparent deceased female...4/26/2011Download
    04-21-2011 Chief Deputy William Crosier to RetireChief Deputy William E. Crosier is announcing his retirement from the Lake County Sheriff’s Office effective June 30, 2011...4/21/2011Download
    04-20-2011 Thomas Allen Apprehended From Most Wanted ListOn Tuesday April 19th, 2011, Fugitive from Justice, Thomas G. Allen, (D.O.B. 08-19-1972) who was wanted in conjunction with attempted murder and aggravated burglary charges from the January 15th, 2011 Perry Township stabbing of Carl J Adams, was taken int4/20/2011Download
    04-15-2011 15 Pounds of Marijuana SeizedWednesday April 13th, 2011 – George Lawrence Williams, Age 53 of 37240 Barnes Road, Wilkesville Ohio (Vinton County) was arrested and charged with Trafficking in Drugs (F-3) after attempting to sell 15 pounds of high grade marijuana ...4/15/2011Download
    04-15-2011 Theft ArrestOn 04-12-2011 at 1825 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff's Office responded to CVS Pharmacy located at 1506 Mentor Ave. in Painesville Twp. in reference to a theft / shoplifting complaint in progress....4/15/2011Download
    2010 Annual Road Patrol Division ReportLake County Sheriff's Office PRESS RELEASE: The 2010 Road Patrol annual report is now available on-line "The Road Patrol responded to 34,914 events in 2010..." 4/4/2011Download
    Thomas G. Allen added to Most Wanted ListMOST WANTED: Thomas G. Allen has been added to the Most Wanted list for Attemtped Murder, Burglary, and Felenious Assault. Check the attached file...4/1/2011Download
    2010 Lake County Adult Detention Facility Annual ReportPress Release: The Lake County Adult Detention Facilities 2010 annual report is now available on-line. "In 2010 the Lake County Adult Detention Facilities processed 5,754 inmates into two jail facilities in 2010..." 4/1/2011Download
    2010 Central Communications Annual ReportLCSO Central Communications 2010 annual report now available on-line "In 2010, the Central Communications Division dispatched 107,840 incidents for the following police and fire agencies..." 4/1/2011Download
    Sheriff's Deputies Stop Armed Suicidal MaleOn Friday, March 25th, 2011, at 9:24 am, the Lake County Sheriff’s office responded to Tri-Point hospital in Concord Township to a report of a male who was threatening to commit suicide in his vehicle in the parking lot near the emergency room...3/28/2011Download
    Lt. Cynthia Brooks receives awardOn Sunday, March 27, 2011 at 2 pm Lt. Cynthia Brooks was honored at Lakeland Community College when she was be presented with the Woman of Achievement Award... 3/28/2011Download
    02-25-2011 Sheriff's Office Lay-OffsDue to the drastic budget cuts implemented by the County Commissioners, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office’s decision to voluntarily not replace eight (8) more employees who have retired in the past 2 months is not enough to fill our budget gap. Yesterday 2/25/2011Download
    02-09-2011 Funding To Purchase New RadiosIn 2012 the Lake County Police and Fire radio system will be updated. This project has been in the process of development for the past several years. With the completion of that update all police and fire departments, including the Sheriff’s Office, wil2/9/2011Download
    02-08-2011 2664 Hale Rd. Weapons Being Fired On Saturday, February 5, 2011 at 1926 hrs., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 2664 Hale Road in Perry Township in reference to a male who had fired a handgun after a verbal altercation with another male...2/8/2011Download
    01-27-2011 Concord Tractor Trailer AccidentOn January 26, 2011 at 0406 Hrs., the Lake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the eastbound lanes of I-90 and the 203 mile marker in Concord Township in reference to an injury accident inolving a passenger car and a semi-tractor trailer. Fire Depa1/27/2011Download
    01-27-2011 Phone Scams Against The EldelyThe Lake County Sheriff's Office has received recent complaints involving potential phone scams against the elderly. A resident of Leroy Twp. recently reported that she had received several phone calls from an unknown party who claimed to be a representat1/27/2011Download
    01-18-2011 Stabbing... Norway Dr. Perry Twp.On Saturday 01/15/11, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a Felonious Assault / Aggravated Burglary that occurred at 2555 Norway Dr. in Perry Twp. Ohio. It was reported that a male at this location had been stabbed during an altercation1/18/2011Download
    01-05-2011 Theft From VehiclesOn Friday, December 31, 2010 at 0233 hrs., Deputy Jeff Dybzinski was on patrol on Normandy Drive in Painesville Township and identified an 19 year old male walking in the area. The male...1/14/2011Download
    01-07-2011 National Stalking Awareness MonthUnder the laws of all fifty states, the District of Columbia, and federal government, stalking is a crime. Each year 3.4 million people over the age of 18 are stalked in the United States, and nearly 75% of victims are stalked by someone they know...1/7/2011Download
    01-03-2011 9725 Ridgeview Trail, Concord Twp.Saturday, January 1st, 2011 Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to 9725 Ridgeview Trail, Concord Twp, Oh. On the report of an unresponsive, naked,14 year old female outside of the residence...1/3/2011Download