Division services are commanded by Police Chief Ryan Starns and Deputy Chief Greg Gillespie. The division maintains a staff of 22 sworn officers certified in the State of Ohio with police authority. Sworn personnel are assigned to a specific bureau within the Administration, Patrol, Investigations, or Communications. In addition, we have multiple civilian staff members who assist with operations. The division is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The mission of the Division of Police is to serve and protect the community by providing quality law enforcement services. Members of the Division work proactively to reduce criminal activity, investigate unusual circumstances, enforce traffic laws, and improve conditions in an effort to provide a safe community making Grandview Heights a desirable place to live and work. In addition, officers engage with local schools, businesses, and organizations to provide insight and education in a partnership aimed at building a strong community.
Questions? Contact the Division of Police at (614) 488-7901.