Police Department

Westake OH PD Station

Message from the Chief

The officers and staff of the Westlake Police Department are proud to serve the residents and businesses of Westlake. We provide 24-hour law enforcement and emergency services to all persons living, working or visiting the city. In addition to traditional police responsibilities such as accident and crime investigation, Westlake officers engage in a wide variety of community policing activities.

We are committed to improving the quality of life in our city and have found the best way to make Westlake safer is to partner with citizens and build understanding.

I invite you to familiarize yourself with the many events and programs we offer. This website offers a glimpse into the values and practices which drive our personnel. The men and women of the Westlake Police Department serve this community with distinction, and look forward to demonstrating our commitment to public safety.

Receive Emergency Alerts

The Westlake Police Department is dedicated to informing our citizens of important occurrences as they are happening.  We strongly encourage everyone to text the message 44145 to 888777 receive NIXLE messages.

Police Department News & Notes

  1. "Triple Threat" Panel Discussion on Heroin, Fentanyl, Carfentanil on Jan. 11

    Join us on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. with a panel discussion at 6 p.m. to bring residents, WPD, community partners and local experts together for an open conversation on the opioid epidemic. FREE event but registration required. Read on...
  2. Narcan can Help Save a Life

    Narcan is available for purchase without a prescription at area pharmacies. If you have an opiate addict in the household, it may be prudent to have some on hand. Read on...
  3. "Reshipping Fraud" Scam Alert

    The U.S. Postal Inspection Service has issued an alert for various scams that comprise the "Reshipping Fraud" category. Learn how to reduce your chances of becoming a victim. Read on...
  4. Register Your Home or Business Surveillance Camera

    The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office’s Crime Strategies Unit is creating an inventory of surveillance cameras of homes and businesses throughout Cuyahoga County. Additional Info...
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