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Deceased Person

Type of Incident: Deceased Person Date & Time of Incident: March 1, 2018 @ 2:18 p.m. Location of Incident: 726 Carnahan Avenue Brief Description:  The Findlay Police Department, Findlay Fire Department, and Hanco EMS were called to 726 Carnahan Ave. on the report of a baby not breathing. Upon arrival, a 3 month old male was found […]
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METRICH – Narcotics Search Warrant

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Narcotics Search Warrant On February 15, 2018 at approximately 06:15 the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force, with the assistance from the Findlay Police Department Emergency Response Team, executed a search warrant at 2325 East Dundee Drive, Findlay, Ohio. The search of the residence yielded methamphetamine, marijuana, cash, drug paraphernalia, and items indicative of drug […]
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Homicide – Updated Feb 12

Type of Incident: Homicide Date & Time of Incident: February 11, 2018 @ 12:49 a.m. Location of Incident: 1316 Fox Street Brief Description:  Findlay Police received a 911 call from a caller at 1316 Fox Street reporting a shooting incident. Upon the arrival of the police, a man was found with a suspected gunshot wound inside […]
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Robbery

Type of Incident: Robbery Date & Time of Incident: January 29, 2018 @ 3:24 a.m. Location of Incident: 100 block of Crystal Avenue Brief Description:  Officers responded the 100 block of Crystal Ave. at around 0324 hrs. on a robbery investigation. The victim was walking in the 100 block when he was approached by a tall […]
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Robbery

Type of Incident: Robbery Date & Time of Incident: January 28, 2018 @ 12:49 p.m. Location of Incident: Kroger Pharmacy, 1996 Tiffin Avenue Brief Description:  On Sunday, January 28 @ 12:49 p.m., two suspects entered the Tiffin Avenue Kroger and approached the pharmacy counter. The males jumped the counter and stole several bottles of prescription medication. […]
Findlay News

Jason Morey Promoted to Findlay Police Sergeant

The Findlay Police Department recently promoted Officer Jason Morey to the position of Patrol Sergeant.  Sgt. Morey was sworn in by Mayor Lydia Mihalik at the Findlay Municipal Building on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Sergeant Morey began his career with the Findlay Police Department 17 years ago. He was hired as a full time Police Officer in […]
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Felonious Assault – updated Jan 3, 2018

Type of Incident: Felonious Assault Date & Time of Incident: December 16, 2017 @ 2:38 a.m. Location of Incident: Walnut Saloon, 335 Walnut St. Brief Description:  Findlay Police was called to the parking lot of the Walnut Saloon, 335 Walnut Street, on the report of two men who had been assaulted. Officers found Gregory Hammer, age 53, […]
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City of Findlay Office Phone Lines Not Working Properly

The City of Findlay is experiencing problems with all of their phone lines including the Police Administrative and Dispatch  phone lines.  911 lines ARE working.  If you call any office in the City of Findlay you may experience loud clicking, silence, and/or dropped call.  Please use the 911 lines for EMERGENCIES ONLY.   ATT is looking […]
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Leaf Pick‐Up – second pickup December 4

The City of Findlay will be doing a second pick up of leaves on December 4, 2017, beginning at 7am.  City employees will collect leaves that have been placed in biodegradable PAPER bags at the curb.  Plastic bags will not be picked up.  Bagged leaves should be placed by the curbs no later than 7am […]
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Homicide – updated 11/27

Type of Incident: Homicide Date & Time of Incident: November 25, 2017 @ 20:03 Location of Incident: 231 E. Foulke Ave, Apt. 2, Findlay Brief Description:    Findlay Police received a call reporting that a male was shot at 231 E. Foulke Ave. Officers arrived and entered apartment #2 through an open door. A male was […]