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EPD Wins Patrol Pack

It’s not the Powerball but Euclid Police, along with Beachwood and University Hts., were the lucky winners of a patrol pack, a duffle bag filled with items officers might need on the road. At this H&R Block presentation we learned about the increase in IRS tax identity theft and how to advise victims of the process in correcting the situation. …

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Sgt. Joel Barron Receives Award

Congratulations to Sergeant Joel Barron!  Sgt. Barron received the Living Works Community Excellence Award from the Northern Ohio Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.  Sgt. Barron was being recognized for his efforts to train Euclid Police Department Officers in suicide-safe response.   Pictures from right to left are: Jane Lewins, Sgt. Barron, Bill McGovern, Andrea McGovern, and the McGovern’s …

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EPD Receives Agency of the Year

The Euclid Police Department received Agency of the Year from the Safe Kids/Safe Communities Coalition.  EPD received three other awards including: Social Media, Bicycle Safety, and DUI Reduction.  These awards are given to law enforcement and safety agencies in the Northeaster Ohio whose programs and social media help promote a message of safety.

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Bike Patrol at Sims Concert

Sergeant Joel Barron and Sergeant Mike Walsh were on bike patrol for the Sims Park Concert on Thursday, July 30th.  They peddled throughout the park meeting residents while getting some good exercise.   Captain Scott Meyer, Officer Josh MacDonald, and Officer Casey Kleckner with K-9 Rocky were also present for the event.  Our K-9 volunteers were on hand to sell t-shirts which is …

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K-9 Chase Receives Vest

Euclid Police Department’s K9 Chase has received a bullet and stab proof vest The Euclid Police Department’s K9 Chase has received a ballistic vest thanks to a non profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., and Deanna Bleckrie, Tucson, AZ resident provided $1900.00 for the vests. The 2nd vest has been awarded to Owingsville Police Department, KY K9 Searcy. The …

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Torch Run 2015

Members of the Euclid Police Department and their friends and family participated in the 2015 annual Special Olympics Torch Run.

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Community Policing Receives Blue Stone Award

Euclid Police Department’s Community Policing Unit was presented with the Euclid Chamber of Commerce Blue Stone Award for the many programs Community Policing offers improving the quality of life in Euclid. Pictured from L-R: Chief Thomas Brickman, Officer Jennifer Kroczak, Community Policing Specialist Kate McLaughlin, School Resource Officer Steve Shubert, Captain James Savage, and Community Education Specialist Ed Bonchak. Captain …

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Auxiliary Officers Take Oath

On Monday, March 2nd Mayor Bill Cervenik swore in six new auxiliary police officers at the Euclid City Council meeting.  These candidates join a group of dedicated volunteers in the Euclid Auxiliary Police Unit.  The Auxiliary Police Unit was established to provide additional manpower for the Euclid Police Department in areas of crowd control and traffic control. After training, these …

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Officer Ivaskovic Accepts Checkpoint Awards

On Tuesday, January 27, more than 150 law enforcement officers and public safety professionals joined together at LaCentre in Westlake to recognize and thank the law enforcement agencies and officers who work tirelessly throughout the year to keep our roadways safe. The 41 police departments who form the Cuyahoga County DUI/Reckless Driving Reduction Task Force work together throughout the year …