Justice Center - Court: 440.887.7400
Justice Center - Police: 440.887.7300
Non-Emergency: 440.885.1234
Parma Tip Line: 440.887.7340
The City of Parma Police Department


Uniform Patrol Division

The Uniform Patrol Division is the first responding entity of the Parma Police Department. As of April 2020, this division is staffed by seventy-seven (77) Patrol Officers, which includes Traffic Officers and three K-9 officers. There are seven (7) Sergeants and three (3) Lieutenants under the direction of the Uniform Patrol Commander.

This Uniform Division patrols 20 square miles working closely with the Detective Bureau and Communications Center "To Protect and Serve" the approximately 80,000 residents of the City of Parma. In addition to basic patrol services, the Uniform Patrol Division operates a Traffic Enforcement/Accident Investigation Unit, Field Training Unit, SWAT Unit, Law Post Explorers youth mentoring program, seventy- one (71) School Crossing Guards, and a forty (40) officer Auxiliary Police Unit. The men and women of the Uniform Patrol Division respond to a variety of calls interacting with the public on a daily basis.

To better serve the community, the Parma Police Department has equipped patrol cars with state-of-the-art law enforcement technology such as mobile computers, RADAR units, in-car video systems, LoJack tracking devices to locate stolen vehicles and Automatic License Plate Readers. In addition, several Parma officers now carry the TASER electronic restraint device as an alternative to the use of deadly force.

Uniform Patrol Commander - Captain Kevin Riley

Capt. Riley began his career as a police officer in 1992 after serving in the United States Air Force. He joined the Parma Police Department in 1999. Capt. Riley has extensive experience in the Detective Bureau as a detective in both the General Crimes Unit and the Narcotics Unit. Capt. Riley has been a member of the department’s SWAT Team since 2004. Capt. Riley holds an Associate Degree in Law Enforcement from Cuyahoga Community College, a Bachelor's Degree in Education from the University of Akron, and a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice from Michigan State University. He is also a graduate of Northwestern University's School of Police Staff and Command and the Police Execuitve Leadership College (PELC).

To contact Capt. Riley, please send him an email at kevin.riley@parmajustice.net.

Contact Information:

Emergency – Dial 9-1-1

General Police Dispatch – 440-885-1234

Capt. Kevin Riley - 440-887-7344

Lt. Tony Haberkorn - "A" Platoon Commander- 440-887-7313

Lt. Richard Hach - "B" Platoon Commander - 440-887-7352

Lt. Oliver Simic - "C" Platoon Commander - 440-887-7353

Sgt. Dean Leon - Traffic Unit Commander - 440-887-7300 ext. 7285

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