- Police Department
The Chagrin Falls Police Department is a Public Safety Agency whose members are committed to providing the community with a sense of safety and well-being. This mission is based on an organizational philosophy established by our core values of Honesty, Integrity, Loyalty and Professionalism.
We are dedicated to:
- We believe in honesty. We pledge to adhere to the highest standards of our professional calling.
- We believe in integrity. We pledge to be trustworthy and incorruptible in our everyday actions.
- We believe in loyalty. We pledge to be faithful to our cause and our ideals. We pledge a cooperative spirit and interactive alliance with the citizens we serve.
- We believe in professionalism. We pledge ourselves to excellence.
Follow the rules of the road and obey signs and signals. Walk on sidewalks whenever they are available. If there is no sidewalk, walk facing traffic and as far from traffic as possible. Cross streets at crosswalks or intersections. Look for cars in all directions, including those turning left or right. Read the Village of Chagrin Falls Codified Ordinance Chapter 371 regarding Pedestrians.
Report any loose dogs by calling dispatch at 440-247-7321. Report dog bites by calling 911 if you require emergency help or dispatch at 440 - 247-7321.
Chagrin falls does have a law stating you must have control of your animal and have your animal held securely on leash. Read more about Chagrin Falls Codified Ordinance 505.01 Animals not under control.
To help ensure the safety of community members with cognitive disorders, including dementia and autism spectrum disorder, the police department has created a questionnaire that can be filled out with a police officer. This form will include name, physical description, a picture, emergency contact information, and other information law enforcement or fire department personnel would find useful during a contact with this individual.
If you would like to include a family member in this program, please reach out to our department at (440) 247- 5036.
After collecting this information, it will be sent to Chagrin Valley Dispatch Center to be added to the emergency response information on the home address.