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Posted on: February 12, 2021

Officers honored for exemplary service in 2020

The Westlake Police Department is pleased to honor five officers whose efforts exemplified the department's commitment to its mission to protect and serve our community this past year.
These admirable officers and the awards they earned through their work...
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Posted on: January 15, 2021

ODJFS tool allows unemployment fraud to be reported online

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) has launched a new tool which allows victims of fraud related to unemployment compensation to report these crimes directly to the State of Ohio rather than contacting local law enforcement.

Data provi...

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

Police, Kiwanis Club team up for Hurricane Laura relief

Hurricane Laura Relief

The  Westlake  Police  Department  teamed  up  with  the  Kiwanis  Club  of  Westlake  to  help  provide  relief &nb...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Officers promoted to Lieutenant and Sergeant

Jason Dancy and Joshua Frey were sworn in as Lieutenant and Sergeant, respectively, on Thursday, Oct. 1 at City Hall.

Family, friends and colleagues were in attendance for the occasion as both officers were sworn in to their new positions by Mayor Dennis ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Westlake urges drivers to follow school zone laws

Traffic light

Under the COVID-19 circumstances, the Westlake City School District's attendance schedules are irregular and may continue to change as the school year progresses. In the interest of safety, drivers should assume classes are in session during the times whe...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Westlake Safety Town celebrates 50th graduation class

Westlake Mayor Dennis Clough was on hand to congratulate graduates of the Westlake Safety Town program on Thursday, July 9, on the grounds of the Police Station. This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the program.

Safety Town Director Olivia Kostecke pa...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Westlake police employees honored for going above and beyond

Mayor and Award Winners

The City of Westlake recognized two police patrolmen and a jailer for going "above and beyond" in working to protect and serve the city and its residents. Westlake Police Chief Kevin Bielozer and Mayor Dennis Clough presented the officers with t...

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