Motorcycle leads Vermilion officers on high-speed chase through town

By Melanie Williamson On Thursday, October 12, Officer Randall Krichbaum was parked in the Mackenzie Woods parking lot conducting traffic enforcement when he reported observing a motorcycle traveling west on Liberty Avenue at a high rate of speed. Krichbaum reported that he activated the Tru Speed laser S and clocked the motorcycle at 71 mphContinue reading “Motorcycle leads Vermilion officers on high-speed chase through town”

Police Beat

October 9, 2017 07:21 – 400 block of Woodside Drive: Caller reporting 3 of her tires were slashed overnight. October 10, 2017 08:22 – 300 block of Avon Drive: Theft of a riding lawn mower reported with no suspects at this time. 11:31 – 4900 block of Hollyview Drive: Telecommunications harassment complaint filed. 20:33 –Continue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

September 18, 2017 11:09 – 1100 block of Jackson Street: Report of a disturbance between two subjects over a civil matter. Parties were separated. 11:39 – 1200 block of Liberty Ave: Local business reports 25 wooden pallets were stolen from the rear of the business overnight. No suspects at this time. 12:56 – 1100 blockContinue reading “Police Beat”

Permits are required for solicitors

By Karen Cornelius The Legislative Committee of Vermilion City Council met on Monday, September 18, to review the city’s chapter on peddlers, canvassers, and solicitors who go door-to-door in Vermilion. After discussion, it was determined there could be a few updates to the 1962 ordinance that is still used today.   Councilman Fred Ostrander askedContinue reading “Permits are required for solicitors”

VHS maintains drug free record

On Wednesday, September 13, the VPD K-9 Unit and six assisting K-9 Units from the Lorain County Sheriff’s Office conducted a K-9 Narcotics Sweep at the Vermilion High School. We are very proud of our students at VHS because once again no illegal narcotics were located in any lockers, bags or vehicles. This is aContinue reading “VHS maintains drug free record”

Police Beat

September 11, 2017 08:59 – 3400 block of Liberty Ave: Caller reporting her vehicle tires had been slashed sometime overnight. No suspects at this time. 10:07 – Liberty Ave: Driver stopped for a moving violation was found to be under suspension. 11:03 – 5300 block of Sailorway Drive: Juvenile assault complaint filed. 14:33 – 1200Continue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

August 28, 2017 01:40 – Adams Street: Report of a driver stuck in a ditch. Upon further investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated and placed under arrest for OVI. 07:50 – SR2: Assist OSP with a roll over wreck on Route 2 in which the driver fled the area. The driver was laterContinue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

August 21, 2017 01:30 – Liberty Ave: Driver stopped for a moving violation was found to be under the influence and arrested for OVI. August 22, 2017 00:06 – 4000 block of Edgewater Drive: Domestic Violence complaint filed. 09:08 – 4200 block of Brownhelm Station Road: Burglary complaint filed. 10:46 – Vermilion Municipal Court: SubjectContinue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

August 14, 2017 11:18 – 5600 block of Ferry Street: Theft complaint filed. 14:39 – 300 block of Delamere Road: Property damage complaint filed over a fence damage. 15:21 – Liberty Ave: Motor vehicle accident with no injuries. 23:55 – Portage Drive: Driver of a motor vehicle was stopped for a marked lanes violation wasContinue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

August 7, 2017 11:48 – 600 block of Main Street: Theft complaint filed. 12:41 – 3500 block of Liberty Ave: Fraud complaint filed. 14:53 – 4400 block of Liberty Ave: Driver stopped for a moving violation found to be under suspension. 20:14 – Howard Drive: Subject observed driving a vehicle with an active arrest warrantContinue reading “Police Beat”