Mission Statement

The mission of the Sylvania Police Division is to serve the citizens of Sylvania in a professional and efficient manner by providing comprehensive law enforcement services to the community, so that each citizen may be safe and secure to enjoy their pursuit and enjoyment of all lawful activities.

Sylvania Police Division gets certified!

Because of the many incidents around the country, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine recently called for all police departments, approximately 800 in all, to become certified by the Ohio Police Collaborative.  I am happy to report the Sylvania Police Division has been working on this certification process for over a year, and has now received Provisional Agency Certification.

Congratulations to Chief Rick Schnoor and the Sylvania Police Division for attaining these certifications.  Further, the Ohio Collaborative featured the Sylvania Police Division in their June, 2020 monthly newsletter.  Click here for more information!

City Police Division Announcing Online Auction

The City of Sylvania  Police Division  is announcing an online auction of unclaimed/forfeited property. The auction will be held online at Auction items, including electronics and household items, will be available for viewing and bidding on this site only.  Those citizens wishing to establish any rights to the property being auctioned may do so through the City of Sylvania  Police Division , 6635 Maplewood Ave. Sylvania, OH 43560, 419-885-8905.

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