Two suspects were caught breaking into a construction trailer at Prescott Pike early morning 06/01/2017 while armed with a stolen handgun. The stolen handgun was a 9mm Smith & Wesson MP Shield reported stolen in Wayne County by its rightful owner. The loaded gun was found by officers checking the construction site off of Sanctuary View Drive at approximately 2:30 a.m. where the…read more →
BPD recently participated in the statewide “Click It or Ticket” seat belt safety initiative kick off event held at Aurora Premium Outlets. In addition to BPD, participating agencies were Kent PD, Kent State PD, Hiram PD, Streetsboro PD, Aurora PD, the Portage County Sheriff’s Office, and the Ohio State Patrol. From May 22-June 4, law enforcement agencies are giving attention to…read more →
BPD Officers, along with Brimfield Fire, Suffield Fire, the Ohio State Patrol, and the Portage County Coroner’s Office were on hand at Field High School in advance of FHS prom to put on a mock DUI crash scene for the students. Thank you to all of the staff, students and volunteers who helped to make this event a success.
BPD partnered with the Ohio State Patrol on May 9th for traffic interdiction on I-76 using the OSP air unit. Thanks to OSP Post #67 here in Portage County for the partnership.
BPD Officers were at Brimfield Elementary School recently for our “Cookies and Milk With a Cop” event to promote youth reading. Officers read to all of the 2nd grade classes and we brought a whole lot of home-made chocolate chip cookies and milk along with us. Thank you to all of the staff at Brimfield Elementary School for partnering with…read more →
BPD recently held our Senior Breakfast event in partnership with Applebees. Our officers and volunteers served breakfast to our community’s seniors on Thursday April 27th and Friday April 28th. Thank you to everyone who participated and to our seniors who came out to spend time with our staff – we appreciate it!
Officer Ahrens and Officer Ryba recently hosted a group of local scouts for a tour of BPD and an inside look at a police cruiser. Thanks for hanging out with us boys!
BPD recently updated our cruiser graphics to a traditional black and white color scheme. The graphics incorporate our updated agency patch and mirror the color scheme of our community school district.
On April 20, family & friends of George Oblak gathered at BPD to present a $10,000 check in George’s memory to benefit our Shop With a Cop & Kindergarten Safety School programs. George was a regular visitor to BPD and was very involved in these programs for a number of years prior to his passing, including dressing up as Santa…read more →
BPD was recently contacted by the grandmother of a very young resident – 5-year old Connor (he is the the little guy dressed up in a police officer outfit) and invited to “crash” Connor’s police themed birthday party. Connor’s family recently moved to Brimfield. Thank you for inviting us to stop by – we had a great time! Happy Birthday Connor!