Letter from the Chief of Police

Dear Residents,

I would like to extend our gratitude and appreciation to the citizens of Mansfield for their loyal support of the Mansfield Division of Police. As a department, we continue to support our community youth programs such as D.A.R.E. and Safety Town. The Mansfield Division of Police maintains and supports the 10 regional Neighborhood Watch groups with over 1,000 registered members.....

Collaborative Partnerships

Successful law enforcement collaborations and community partnerships that share their resources and manpower


METRICH Enforcement Unit

The investigative group known today as the METRICH Enforcement Unit began in 1986 with a goal of reducing availability of illegal drugs in Richland County. This site also lists the Most Wanted in the Mansfield area.


The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.

CALEA’s Accreditation Programs improve the delivery of public safety services, primarily by: maintaining a body of standards, developed by public safety practitioners, covering a wide range of up-to-date public safety initiatives; establishing and administering an accreditation process; and recognizing professional excellence.


Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force

The US Marshal's Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) is a multi-jurisdictional task force designed to track, locate, and arrest individuals with warrants in Mansfield and the surrounding area.