Office of the Chief of Police


William H. Rhodus, Chief of Police
6635 Maplewood Avenue
Sylvania, Ohio 43560
P (non-emergency): 419-885-8911

From the Chief’s Desk

The men and women of the Sylvania Police Division welcome you to our website.

We are dedicated to improving the quality of life in our city by enhancing public safety through
cooperative interaction with our community and with other public and private agencies.

The Sylvania Police Division is a progressive department that strives to maintain excellence in its
service through partnership with our citizens and businesses of Sylvania.

As your chief of police, I speak for all the dedicated, professional men and women of the Sylvania
Police Division. We are committed to providing the City of Sylvania with the highest level of
service. We will meet the present and future needs of our community through a continued

We welcome you to contact us with your questions, concerns or suggestions.

William H. Rhodus
Chief of Police