Cleveland congratulates the officers promoted to supervisory positions in the Division of Police. Mayor Frank G. Jackson administered the oath of office to Sergeant Monroe B. Goins who was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant; and Patrol Officer Patrisha M. Chism who was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Mayor Jackson was joined by Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath and Chief of Police Calvin Williams at the promotion ceremony, which was held in the Mayor’s Red Room at Cleveland City Hall.
About The Department of Public Safety
The Cleveland Department of Public Safety strives to meet its objectives by providing efficient and effective service, establishing public trust through the development of strong partnerships within the community, and by focusing on public safety and improving the quality of life in Cleveland neighborhoods.
In addition to Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS), the Department includes Animal Control Services; Corrections; the Offices of Professional Standards (OPS), Emergency Management (OEM), and Information Technology specific to Public Safety (OIT); Grant Management; the Medical Unit and Civilian Police Review Board; and additional Public Safety Administration functions to support the Department. The Public Safety Administration oversees all activities of the Department, develops policies and plans, coordinates personnel administration, assures fiscal responsibility, and acts as a liaison between the various divisions of Public Safety and City Council.
Cleveland Neighborhood Crime Statistics
This link gives community members access to neighborhood crime data from the Cleveland Police Record Management System database, in near-real time. Users can make informed decisions to help improve the safety of their families, friends, property and community. There is no charge for this service.
The Cleveland Division of Police strives to empower those who live and work in the community by putting crime data in the hands of those who care about it most- the public.
JOB OPENING: Experienced professional to investigate complaints of misconduct
The Office of Professional Standards investigates complaints of police misconduct for the Civilian Police Review Board. There is currently an opening for an experienced professional to conduct these investigations. Applicants must have at least five years full time investigative experience, a Bachelor’s Degree, and must be able to become LEADS certified. Diversity training is preferred. Applications for the position are available for pick up and return until 4:30 PM on Thursday, May 23, 2013 in the Office of the Civil Service Commission, 601 Lakeside Avenue, Room 119, Cleveland. Civil Service Announcement >>
Department of Public Safety Michael McGrath, Director 601 Lakeside Ave., Rm 230 Cleveland, Ohio 44114