|City Desk: Public Safety: Police Department
The Zanesville Police Department was created in 1865 with the hiring of six Police Officers. Since that time it has grown to 56 Police Officers and 43 support personnel. Together the 99 employees of the Zanesville Police strive to protect and to serve the citizens of Zanesville and its visitors. The Police Officer assignments break down as one Chief, three Captains, two Lieutenants, five Sergeants, thirty-four Patrol Officers, eleven Detectives, and one Social Resource Officer. The support personnel consists of ten Dispatchers, four Records Clerks, three Secretaries, one Janitor, four Jail Cooks and twenty-one Corrections Officers.
For employment information conact the Zanesville Civil Service Office at 740-455-0606.
Provide for the enforcement and prosecution of criminal and traffic law; maintain a visible and effective means of preventing criminal activity in order to promote a safe community; maintain a jail to house prisoners awaiting court appearances and serving misdemeanor sentences issued by Municipal Court.
Standard Services Provided:
Traffic law enforcement, accident investigations, and criminal investigations; respond to calls for service from the public; provide officers for calls to reduce conflicts that result from domestic, neighborhood or civil conflicts; respond to calls and provided information too the government agencies; investigate all hazards to the public and call on other agencies to resolve the hazard.
Areas of Service Not Generally Known:
Collect information for other agencies; provide assistance to State agencies such as Liquor control;
plan an assist in the function of local public events; provide a "Social Worker' to those in immediate
need of psychological assistance and refer them to further help; deliver emergency messages; assist in juvenile education (DARE and other community relations) .
Contact Information: Police Department
||332 South Street|
Zanesville, OH 43701
TIPS - 455-0712|
Records - 455-0691
Jail - 455-0711
Fax - 455-0683
Ptl. Sandy McElhaney - 455-0700 ext.#118 (School Resource Officer)
Chief Eric Lambes - 455-0700
Capt. Kenneth Miller - 455-0706 (Jail)
Capt. Douglas Merry - 455-0716 (Jail)
Sergeant's/Lieutenant's Office - 455-0737
Detective Bureau - 455-0697
Det. Sgt. Roush - 455-0785
Det. Bates - 455-0705 (evidence,property)
Det. Hill - 455-0696
Det. Madden - 455-0699
Det. Moore - 455-0693 (evidence,property)
Det. McElhaney - 455-0698 (warrents)
Det. Salvati - 455-0708
Det. Taylor - 455-0709
||9:00 am to 3:00 pm, Monday, Tuesday Friday|
9:00 am to 6:00 pm,Wednesday
9:00 am to 12:00 pm, Thursday
(Department manned 24 hrs)
City of Zanesville
401 Market Street ¤ City Hall ¤ Zanesville, OH 43701
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