Ritenauer's Run at the Journal Jog

There's still time to sign up for Ritenauer's Run at the Journal Jog 5K race which will take place at Black River Landing in Lorain, Ohio on Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 9 a.m. Event proceeds are used to provide scholarships to high school seniors residing in Lorain, and also help fund the Mary Lee Tucker charity. Register on-line at or use the attached registration form. additional information

Lorain Police Safety Town

 Lorain Police Safety Town will run the weeks of June 20th, June 27th, July 11th, and July 18th.  Please see attachment for full details. additional information

Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration

Sign up here for Lorain County Alerts! full story

Lorain Police 2013 Annual Report

Attached please find copy of the 2013 Annual Report for the Lorain Police Department. additional information

Four New Police Officers Sworn In

On Friday, June 8, 2012, four new police officers were sworn in by Mayor Chase Ritenauer.  All four officers recently graduated from the Cleveland Heights Police Academy.  With the hiring of these additional officers, it will bring the number of Police Officers up to 100. full story