Fatal Accident

Police seek the public’s help in identifying the driver and vehicle that was involved in a fatal automobile accident on Saturday June 24, 2017 at approximately 02:20 am.  The accident occurred on I-71 South near West 130th street.  The vehicle was described as a white or silver vehicle with front end damage. Anyone with information relative to the suspect’s identity is asked to contact The Cleveland Division of Police’s Accident Investigation Unit @ 216-623-5290​

HOMICIDE UPDATE

The Cleveland Division of Police assisted by the Fugitive Task Force have arrested 25 yr old Damon Chapmon and 27 yr old Marquez Williams in connection with the April 9, 2017 homicide of Elante D. Johnson.

DUI CHECKPOINT

The Cleveland Division of Police will be conducting a DUI Checkpoint on Tuesday June 20, 2017 from 8pm to midnight at the intersection of E. 111 and St. Clair.

Cleveland Police Debut Ice Cream Truck 🍧

On June 11, 2017, the Cleveland Division of Police debuted the “Let’s Chill Together” ice cream truck which will be out and about this summer in the neighborhoods of the city. Officers will be handing out free ice cream to kids and taking time to visit all summer long. This amazing project was made possible by the Cleveland Police Foundation and by Cleveland’s own Pierre’s Ice Cream, who donated all of the ice cream for the whole season!! A big thanks to Pierre’s for making this project come to life! Watch for the truck on your street or at your rec center soon! 

Juvenile Curfew Ordnances Strictly Enforced (Curfew Guidelines)

Juvenile Curfew Ordnances Strictly Enforced

Cleveland Police Shall Continue to Enforce Curfew Laws throughout Summer Months

 

 

CLEVELANDMayor Frank G. Jackson, Safety Director Michael McGrath and Chief of Police Calvin D. Williams announce that the codified ordnance 605.14 Minor’s Curfew shall continue to be enforced in the City of Cleveland throughout the summer months. Parents and guardians of minors ages 17 and under can be cited for failing to ensure that children are in compliance with the curfew laws.

 

City of Cleveland Minor’s Curfew Guidelines:

Age 12 and under: dark

Ages 13 and 14: 9:30pm – 6:00am

Ages 15 and 16: 11:00pm – 6:00am

Age 17: midnight – 6:00am

 

Minor’s Curfew: “No child twelve (12) years of age or under shall be upon the streets or sidewalks or in a park or any other public place during the period from darkness to dawn, nor shall any child between the ages of thirteen (13) and fourteen (14), inclusive, be upon the streets or sidewalks or in any park or other public place between 9:30 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. nor shall any child between the ages of fifteen (15) and sixteen (16), inclusive, be upon the streets or sidewalks or in any park or other public place between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., nor shall any child seventeen (17) years of age be upon the streets or sidewalks between the hours of midnight and 6:00 a.m., unless the child is accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, or a responsible adult selected by the parent or legal guardian to supervise the child.

(b)   Each parent or legal guardian of a child seventeen (17) years of age or under shall have a duty to prohibit the child from behaving contrary to division (a) of this section. No person shall negligently fail to fulfill the duty imposed by this division.”