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.
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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 to receive NIXLE messages.
Learn from department personnel that have special training in patrol & traffic operations, SWAT, self defense & firearms training, crime scene processing, technological advances in law enforcement and more. Applications due by Monday, March 12. More about the academy...
With a large deer population in Westlake, people may be tempted to feed them during the winter. Please be aware that Westlake’s Ordinance 505.22 prohibits it and violators can be charged with a misdemeanor. Read the ordinance and more...