Police Beat

May 8, 2017 21:55 – Overlook Road: Report of a dog-at-large. The owner was located and warned. 22:00 – 500 block of Highbridge Road: Caller advised a door was open at a neighbor’s house. The house was checked and secured. May 9, 2017 02:12 – Nantucket Place: Driver stopped for a violation and later determinedContinue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

April 24, 2017 07:41- 1700 Block of Liberty Avenue: Theft complaint from local business. 09:13 – 5600 Block of Ferry Street: Complaint of vehicles being entered overnight. 13:51 – 1200 Block of State Street: Fraud Complaint. 14:31 – 500 Block of Washington Street: Report of table saw and garden sprayer stolen from garage. 16:36 –Continue reading “Police Beat”

Vermilion police investigate stabbing

According to the investigative report prepared by Vermilion police Detective Stephen Davis, he was dispatched to Mercy Hospital on Friday, April 21, due to the fact a man was being treated for a stab wound. According to the report, the victim stated he had gone to Showse Park to walk and get some exercise aroundContinue reading “Vermilion police investigate stabbing”

Community comes together to learn about and support police K-9 program

By: Melanie Williamson On Saturday, April 22, at Huggy’s Social House was the fundraising event, Coffee with a K-9, to raise money for the Vermilion police K-9 program. K-9 officer Miro and his handler Sergeant Scott Holmes coordinated the event and welcomed K-9 officers and their handlers from other departments to attend. K-9 units fromContinue reading “Community comes together to learn about and support police K-9 program”

Police receive marine patrol grant

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Watercraft has announced its annual financial assistance from the Waterways Safety Fund in support of community marine law enforcement programs to help enhance waterways safety. The Vermilion Police Department was awarded a grant of $32,000 for its marine patrol. This is a matching grant.   In ErieContinue reading “Police receive marine patrol grant”

Police Beat

April 10, 2017 15:21- 1300 block of Beechview: Fraud complaint. April 11, 2017 16:00- 500 block of South Shore Ct.: Animal at Large complaint. 18:18- 3200 block of Edgewater: Theft complaint. 19:02- 4400 block of Liberty: Traffic citation for Sound Amplification Device and Expired Plates. April 12, 2017 04:05- 4300 block of Liberty: Traffic citationContinue reading “Police Beat”

Police Beat

April 3, 2017 13:16 – 4300 block of Liberty Ave: Trespassing complaint filed over a subject riding a bike on the complainant’s property. The suspect was identified and advised of the complaint. 16:46 – 5900 block of Fisher Street: Motor vehicle accident with no injuries. 18:07 – 900 block of Riverside Drive: Dumping complaint. 21:43Continue reading “Police Beat”

Marijuana growing operation found in home

By: Melanie Williamson After an investigated that lasted several weeks, the Erie County Sheriff’s Department with assistance from the Vermilion Police Department acted on a search warrant for a home on the 6700 block of Joppa Road in Vermilion Township on Tuesday, March 28. In the basement of the home, they found 68 marijuana plantsContinue reading “Marijuana growing operation found in home”