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The City of Mentor’s Safety Forces Communication Center is a designated 24-hour PSAP.

A PSAP is a Public Safety Answering Point where 9-1-1 calls are received and/or dispatched. It is a facility equipped and staffed to receive emergency calls requesting police, fire, emergency […]

April 18th, 2016|

Corrections Unit

The corrections unit, managed by supervisor Joe Samac, is responsible for the safety and security of all prisoners. The Mentor City Jail is staffed 24 hours per day by five full-time correction officers and one supervising corrections officer. These officers are trained specifically in the area of corrections. Medical conditions, meals, […]

October 27th, 2015|

Department History

The modern day Mentor Police Department was established on December 18, 1963, when Mentor Village and Mentor Township incorporated as the City of Mentor. However, the roots of the department can be traced much further back. Much of the following information is taken from the book “Mentor: The First 200 […]

October 27th, 2015|

Court Security

The Court Liaison Officer is responsible for safety and security of the Mentor Municipal Court.  This Officer appears at all arraignments in the Mentor Municipal Court in lieu of the arresting officers.  Additional duties include transporting prisoners to and from the Court and the County Jail, along with obtaining the […]

October 27th, 2015|


We pledge to continue to deliver professional, cost-effective services in a personal, responsive and innovative manner that will always serve the public’s best interest. As we do our best to prevent harm and be nice, please remember that we are here for you because of you. Hopefully, you will […]

November 6th, 2014|
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