Westlake, Ohio – Jail and Mugshot Information
Westlake, Ohio, is a city located in northern Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Westlake has a population of 32,729 people. Westlake has a council-mayor style of government, and the mayor of the city is Dennis M. Clough.
City of Westlake
Westlake City Hall
27700 Hilliard Boulevard
Westlake, OH 44145
In the year 2016, Westlake had a crime index of 73.2, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 278.5. During that year, there were no murders or rapes. There were 5 robberies and 9 assaults. There were also 37 reported burglaries, 403 reported thefts, 21 reported auto thefts, and 3 reported arsons. As of November 2018, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Westlake. The ratio of residents to registered sex offenders was 2,010 to 1.
Westlake, Ohio – Police Station Information
In the year 2016, there were 475 reported crimes in Westlake, which gave the city a crime rate of 1,468 per 100,000 persons. This is lower than the Ohio state crime rate of 2,878 per 100,000 persons and the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in Westlake.
The City of Westlake Police Department is located on Detroit Avenue, and the Chief of Police is Kevin Bielozer. Divisions within the department include animal control, city jail, detectives, narcotics, and records.
Westlake Police Department
27300 Hilliard Boulevard
Westlake, OH 44145
The Westlake City Jail is located on the premises with the police department. Visiting hours are on Sunday, from 1 pm to 3 pm; and Tuesday and Thursday, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
Westlake City Jail
The Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office is also located in Cleveland and provides police services. The sheriff is Clifford Pinkney. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include law enforcement, corrections, and the civil division.
Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office
1215 W 3rd St
Cleveland, OH 44113
The Cuyahoga County Corrections Center is comprised of two jails, one in downtown Cleveland and one in Euclid. The downtown facility is the main jail and houses more than 2,000 inmates. Kenneth V. Mills is the Director of Regional Corrections. Visitation is by appointment only, and the visitation schedule depends on the inmate’s housing location. Visits are limited to 15 minutes in length, and no more than 2 visits per week.
Open Records Requests in Westlake, Ohio
Public records can be obtained from the Westlake Police Department by contacting the Records Room.