Police

 

If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding career in law enforcement, then the Elyria Police Department is your answer.

click here for more information

 EPD Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide professional police services for the City of Elyria in partnership with the community.

 EPD Vision Statement

The vision of the Elyria Police Department is to be a premier policing agency that enjoysthe trust and confidence of the community. We are dedicated to providing professional policing through quality service in protection of our community. We will use a Community Policing philosophy while interacting with the public whom as our partners are worthy of our best service. We will constantly evaluate and improve our efforts to enhance public safety with goals of reducing crime and improving the quality of life of our citizens.

Elyria Police Department’s “Core Values” or “Organizational Values”

Integrity
Respect
Service
Accountability

Integrity

  • Elyria Police Department is committed to the highest professional standards. Integrity and truthfulness in all relationships, and ethical conduct is expected and demanded by the members of this organization.

Respect

  • Elyria Police Department Personnel will treat all persons in a dignified and courteous manner and demonstrate an understanding of their cultural diversity in dealing with the public in our public and private contacts.

Service

  • Elyria Police Department will provide professional quality service.

Accountability

  • Elyria Police Department will hold ourselves to the highest standards in our conduct on-duty and off-duty. The goal of all members of the Elyria Police Department is to maintain superior performance with the trust and cooperation of the community.