Police Department

The Tallmadge Police Department proudly serves this community of more than 17,000, just east of the City of Akron in Summit County. A community- and service- oriented agency, the police department prides itself on providing law enforcement services in a fair and impartial manner, maintaining safety and empowering our officers with training and education to handle the current complex issues of today.

Since July 2023, the Department is led by Chief Douglas Bohon, the ninth (9th) Chief of Police for the City of Tallmadge. The department currently employs 26 full-time sworn officers, 4 full-time civilian staff, 7 part-time records clerks, and 12 auxiliaries.