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Vehicle Pursuit Ending in a Crash

Type of Incident: Vehicle Pursuit Ending in a Crash Date & Time of Incident: September 13, 2017 @ 01:22 a.m. Location of Incident: 2500 block of N. Main St. to Intersection of CR 135/TR 96 Brief Description:  An officer with Findlay Police Department made a traffic stop in the 2500 block of N. Main St. near […]
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Tyler Waldbauer Promoted to Findlay Police Sergeant

The Findlay Police Department recently promoted Officer Tyler Waldbauer to the position of Patrol Sergeant.  Sgt. Waldbauer was sworn in by Mayor Lydia Mihalik at the Findlay Municipal Building on Monday, August 28, 2017. Sergeant Waldbauer began his career with the Findlay Police Department 11 years ago.  He was hired as a full time Police Officer […]
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Suspicious Death – Updated: Aug 29

Type of Incident: Suspicious Death Date & Time of Incident: August 28, 2017 @ 00:49 p.m. Location of Incident: 1701 Blanchard Avenue Brief Description:  Emergency personnel responded to a report of a male in the parking lot at 1701 Blanchard Ave. Upon arriving at the scene the male was located and was deceased. The cause of death […]
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Felonious Assault

Type of Incident: Felonious Assault Date & Time of Incident: August 20, 2017 @ 22:29 p.m. Location of Incident: 1241 Bernard Avenue Brief Description:  The Findlay Police Department was called to the Emergency Room at Blanchard Valley Hospital after a victim of a felonious assault showed up for treatment Sunday night.  The assault occurred earlier in the […]
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James Mathias Promoted to Findlay Police Lieutenant

The Findlay Police Department recently promoted Sergeant James Mathias to the position of Lieutenant. Lt. Mathias was sworn in by Mayor Lydia Mihalik at the Findlay Municipal Building on Monday, August 7, 2017. Lieutenant Mathias has been assigned to the Special Services Division, which oversees the Department’s dispatch center, police records, police training, and the officers in […]
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Vehicle Pursuit Ending in a Crash

Type of Incident: Vehicle Pursuit Ending in a Crash Date & Time of Incident: August 11, 2017 @ 09:46 a.m. Location of Incident: 1921 Tiffin Avenue to 611 Londonderry Drive Brief Description:  UPDATE: August 11, 2017 @ 12:45 p.m. With the help of the public, Officers were able to locate the suspect, Marcus Sierra.  He was placed […]
Findlay News

Flood Damage Debris Pickup

The City of Findlay will be offering a flood damaged debris pickup starting Tuesday, July 18, 2017, for residents.  Any debris damaged by flood water needs to be placed at the curb no later than Tuesday, July 18, at 7am.  Only flood damaged debris will be picked up.  We will be picking up throughout the […]
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July 4th Fireworks Closes Wyandot Street

The Hancock County Agricultural Society is hosting the 4th of July Fireworks on July 3, 2017, at the Hancock County Fairgrounds.  Fireworks will begin at dusk.  Gates open at 4pm.  The event is free and open to the public.   For safety reasons, beginning at 8pm Wyandot Street will close for the duration of the […]
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UPDATE: Water Boil Advisory Lifted-Sixth Street

The Water Boil Advisory for the 1400 block of Sixth Street has been lifted.  The following properties were affected:   Sixth Street:  1401, 1405, 1409, 1415, 1416, 1420, 1421, 1425, 1431   Bacteria samples were collected and analyzed from the affected area and all samples were negative.  Thus we are cancelling the boil advisory.  You […]