Date: Tuesday September 19, 2023 Incident: Homicide Suspect Arrested Location: Church Road between Kansas Road and SR57 Orrville, Ohio Person Involved: Shaun Ross, age 42, 211 Chateau Circle Orrville, Ohio Agencies Involved: Orrville Police Department, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Medway DEA, Wooster Police Department On Tuesday, September 19, 2023, atContinue Reading

Date: Tuesday September 19,2023 Incident: Homicide Location: 211 Chateau Circle Person Involved: Shaun Ross, age 42, 211 Chateau Circle Orrville, Ohio Agencies Involved: Orrville Police Department, Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Wayne County Coroner On Tuesday, September 19, 2023, at approximately 3 a.m., the Orrville Police Department responded to 211Continue Reading

The Orrville Police Department is hiring. After nearly three weeks of advertising, there have only been three applicants, which means this is a golden opportunity for someone to land a law enforcement career with one of the very best compensation and benefits packages in the region. Here are the basicsContinue Reading

The Orrville School District will begin the 2021-22 school year next Tuesday, August 17th. For residents who don’t have children in the school district, it is easy to forget that school is in session. With that in mind, extra officers will be assigned to patrol the school zones. In addition,Continue Reading

Saturday Feb. 13, 2021: The Orrville Police Department received calls regarding several vehicles that were entered overnight. The affected areas include: Schrock Road, South Elm Street, Fike Avenue, South Walnut Street, Dogwood Drive and Hostetler Road. We are asking residents who have exterior residential security cameras to check those camerasContinue Reading

On Monday January 25, 2021 several breaking and enterings of unoccupied structures were reported to Orrville PD. The subject in these photos was captured on video from two different locations. The locations that were impacted include the areas of: Sterling and Church Street Orr Park/Hall Street Downtown/Market/Vine Street Hostetler Road/DairyContinue Reading

2020 has been a year full of unique challenges. Many events that have been very important to our community have been cancelled. When the pandemic first hit full force in March, the idea that our Shop with a Cop program would be in jeopardy was not even a consideration. ButContinue Reading

We are looking forward to the end of 2020 and hopeful for a better year in 2021. In doing so, let’s make sure we celebrate safely. Sobering Statistics According to NHTSA, 839 people lost their lives in traffic crashes involving a drunk driver during the month of December 2018. DuringContinue Reading

The Orrville Police Department is launching a new program just in time for the busy season for thieves. Over the next several days packages will be arriving at homes, even well into the night. This can attract thieves to the neighborhood, also know as “porch pirates,” that roll up toContinue Reading

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