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Saturday’s Bike-A-Palooza To Celebrate Bike Safety

17 May , 2018  

The Mansfield Division of Police would like to remind the public to attend the annual 2018 “Bike-A-Palooza” community event at North Lake Park from 9 AM to 2 PM on Saturday May 19.

Bike-A-Palooza is a free family festival hosted by the Division of Police and featuring a bike ride with a cop, bicycle safety rodeo, bicycle raffle, bike inspections, small bike repairs, face painting, family entertainment, food and a basketball clinic with former Mansfield Tyger coach Joe Prats. More…

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Arrest Made In Bowman Street Homicide Investigation

8 May , 2018  

On Monday, the Mansfield Division of Police, Major Crimes Unit announced that an arrest has been made in connection with the Nolan Lovett homicide. This arrest is in reference to several “911” calls received on May 3, 2018 at 2:13 PM when officers were summoned to 737 Bowman Street for a shooting. When police arrived they found Mr. Lovett laying in the yard with a gunshot wound. He was immediately transported to Ohio Health Mansfield hospital where he later died from his injuries. More…

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Mansfield Police Asks For Assistance In Possible Abduction

24 Apr , 2018  

The following press release was issued within the last hour by the City of Mansfield Police Department:

****FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE****

Subject: Suspicious Circumstances/Possible Abduction Attempt

The Mansfield Division of Police is looking into an incident where an unknown white male, pulled up next to a 10 year old female juvenile walking home from a bus stop in the 800 block of Millsboro Road. More…

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Mansfield Police Accepting Patrol Officer Applications

4 Mar , 2018  

The Mansfield Division of Police is accepting applications for OPOTA Certified Officers for the position of Patrol Officer. Candidates must possess a valid OPOTA Basic Peace Officer Certificate and a valid driver’s license. More…

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Mansfield Police Issue Notice Concerning Local School Shooting Social Media Post

16 Feb , 2018  

From the Mansfield Division of Police:

On the evening of February 15, 2018, the Mansfield Division of Police was made aware of a social media post which made reference to a potential school shooting in our city. More…

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Safe Surfin’ Program Coming To Richland Mall

15 Feb , 2018  

It’s a parent’s worst nightmare – that their child might get lost or even abducted. Yet each day in America, 2,000 children are reported missing.

That’s a scenario that several Richland County police departments and other authorities do not want to see happen. They have combined to offer a Safe Surfin’ Child ID Kit event at Richland Mall in Ontario on Saturday, February 24 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. More…

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City of Mansfield Dispatchers Obtain Emergency Certification

13 Feb , 2018  

On Monday, the City of Mansfield Police Department shared this news release:

On February 12, the City of Mansfield’s Public Service Communications Center personnel will be placing months of training and preparation into use when they begin to provide medical information and pre arrival instructions over the phone. More…

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New Probationary Police Officer To Be Sworn In

17 Jan , 2018  

In a Tuesday press release from the Mansfield Department of Police, it was announced that Bradley H. Gallik will be sworn in as a Probationary Police Officer during a ceremony on Friday, January 19 at 11:00 AM. The event will take place in the Hutchinson Classroom, first floor of the Police Department. More…

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Mansfield Police Seek Assistance; Release Robbery Video

14 Nov , 2017  

On Monday afternoon, the Mansfield Police Department issued the following call for assistance in finding a robbery suspect:

On Sunday, November 12, 2017, between the hours of 6:00pm and 6:20pm, two businesses in our city were robbed within .6 of a mile of each other. The suspect in both robberies was described as a white male between the ages of 30-50 years old, wearing a red pull over type of jacket with a gray hoodie underneath and blue jeans. More…

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Mansfield Police Department To Receive Overdose Response Funds

13 Sep , 2017  

Ohio Senate President Larry Obhof has announced funding awarded for special response teams aimed at putting drug overdose survivors on the path to recovery.

Consisting of highly trained law enforcement and drug treatment providers, DARTs (Drug Abuse Response Teams) and QRTs (Quick Response Teams) provide support and consultation to overdose survivors. The specialized response teams offer counseling and referrals to drug rehabilitation facilities so those struggling with addiction can find the help necessary for successful recovery. More…

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Public Invited To Police Promotional Ceremony

16 Jun , 2017  

The public has been invited by the City of Mansfield and the Chief of Police to a promotional ceremony for two members of the Department of Police. The event, which will take place at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, June 21, will involve promotion of the following: More…

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New Safety Town Commemorative Signs Posted

20 May , 2017  

From the Mansfield Division of Police:

The Mansfield Division of Police is proud to announce the posting of new signs at four entryways into the city of Mansfield recognizing the founding of the “Safety Town” program here in 1937. More…

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