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Response to Resistance

Take the EPD Firearm Safety and Use of Force Test:  Euclid Police Department keeps statistics on incidents where suspects’ behaviors require officers to respond with force. Since January 1, 2016 Euclid officers have responded to 117,733 calls for service and used force to overcome resistance in 402 of those incidents. This amounts to 1 out of every 292 police interactions …

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EPD Statement Sept. 4, 2018

September 4th, 2018 On August 27th, 2018, Mr. Grant Grier Jr. was arrested by members of the Euclid Police Department on Lake Shore Blvd. near the Euclid Hospital.  Grant was arrested and charged with traffic violations. In connection with the arrest, on September 3rd, Cassandra McDonald acting under the auspices of the “Euclid NAACP” arranged for a press conference on …

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Community Fair

Community Fair is Saturday, September 8th at 22639 Euclid Avenue from noon until 4:00 p.m.  Resources from the following organizations will be there. Euclid Hunger Center, The Cleveland Food Bank, Euclid Hospital, NEON Dental, Moore Counseling, Euclid Police, AIDS Task Force, Euclid City Schools, Bright Beginnings, Euclid Fire Department and more.

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National Night Out

Euclid Police Department’s National Night Out Tuesday, August 7, 2018 5:00—8:00 p.m. Location: E. 276 Street & Sidney Dr. Pavilion Hot Dog Dinner Provided Music and Activities for the Entire Family! All Euclid Residents are Welcome!

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CRASE for Euclid Businesses

Wednesday, July 25 10-11:30 a.m. Lincoln Electric Welding & Technology Center 22800 St. Clair Avenue, Euclid  Active shooter incidents are on the rise and statistic show business communities, not just schools, are at risk. This presentation can be helpful to business owners, human resource managers, supervisors, security personnel, employees or anyone interested in learning more about active shooter situations. Information …

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EPD Wins CP Award

Congratulations to EPD’s Kate McLaughlin who was awarded Crime Prevention Specialist of the Year in the State of Ohio by the Ohio Crime Prevention Association. Kate was recognized for her crime prevention work that includes analyzing Euclid businesses utilizing CPTED (Crime Prevention through Environmental Design), organizing neighborhood block watch, using a variety of social media platforms, producing Ed-U-Kate videos, working …

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Junior Police Academy 2018

THE JUNIOR POLICE ACADEMY IS OPEN TO ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS WHO RESIDE IN THE CITY OF EUCLID. THE CADETS WILL REPORT TO THE EUCLID POLICE DEPARTMENT FROM JUNE 11TH — 15TH, 9:00 A.M.—3:00 P.M. EACH DAY. THE COST IS $10.00 WHICH INCLUDES A JPA T-SHIRT AND PAL MEMBERSHIP DUES. APPLICATIONS CAN BE PRINTED OUT ONLINE BY GOING TO THE …

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CRASE Presentation

Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) Wednesday, April 4th 6:45 p.m. Shore Room at Euclid Public Library The Euclid Police Department will provide information through a one-hour presentation on what civilians should do if faced with an active shooter threat. Disaster response psychology and human stress response will be covered along with the survival strategy of Avoid, Deny, and …

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Safe Passages at EPD

Safe Passages Opiate overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. Over the past several years, opiate overdose has been a major public health concern in Cuyahoga County. In recent years, Cuyahoga County suffered numerous overdoses and overdose deaths. To help reduce the number of fatal and nonfatal overdoses in Cuyahoga County, we are changing the …

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PAL Basketball

6th and 7th grade students in Euclid can come to PAL basketball open gym on Fridays at Central Middle School. It runs from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. To join in on the fun, students must become PAL members which is only a one-time fee of $5. Contact Officer George Panagiotou at gpanagiotou@euclidpd.org for more details.

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Block Watch Training

Euclid Residents interested in starting neighborhood block watch on their street can attend the FREE training on Wednesday, February 28, 7:00 p.m. at Euclid Public Library. The training takes only one hour and includes how to start and maintain your group, communicating with dispatch, and general EPD information. Contact Community Policing Unit at 216-289-8449 if you need more information.

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Santas In Blue

SANTA DRESSED IN BLUE TODAY This year, the Euclid Police were gifted toys to provide to our community. We asked our residents to donate holiday bags, and we began the giant task of organizing and bagging the toys. On December 6th we loaded up our sleighs and stopped by several Euclid daycare centers and preschools.#SantasInBlue handed out the toys individually to the very …

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Citizens Police Academy Enrollment Open

Applications are now being accepted for Euclid Police Department Citizens Police Academy for class beginning January 10th and ending March 21st. Class runs every Wednesday from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Here is the link to the on-line application: http://euclidpd.org/citizens-police-academy-application/ During the Euclid Citizens Police Academy, participants will meet personnel from the investigative bureaus to officers working the beats, and will …