All public records shall be promptly prepared and made available for inspection to any person at all
reasonable times during regular business hours. Upon request, a member of the department who is
authorized by the Chief of Police shall make copies available at the established cost, within a reasonable
amount of time.
Please reference the Elyria Police Department’s portion of the city’s website located at for our Police Department hours of operation.
A request for public records can be made by:
In Person: Records Desk is located in the front lobby of the Elyria Police Department
Telephone: 440-322-2241
Mail: Elyria Police Department
18 West Ave.
Elyria, Ohio 44035
Fax: 440-326-1243
In order to process your public records request we need the following information:
Type of report (for example traffic crash, burglary, etc.):
Date, Time, and Location of incident:
The name of one of the persons involved:
Please describe the records you are looking for:
Method you want to receive the records:
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