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Mission Statement

The mission of the Wadsworth Police Department is to preserve the public safety

and the quality of life within the City of Wadsworth by enforcing the law while

respecting the constitutional rights of all citizens, by responding effectively to the

changing needs of the community and by promoting mutual respect between the

Police Department and the community we serve.


Vision Statement

Our vision is to be a progressive law enforcement agency providing high quality

police services. We will strive to continuously improve our community partnerships

and programs, equipment and technologies, and the professional development of

all personnel.

Address: 120 Maple St, Wadsworth, OH 44281
Dispatch: 330-334-1511 or 330-335-2790
Chief's Office and Records: 330-335-2747
Fax: 330-335-2770
Overnight Parking Permission: 330-335-2800 ext. 6060
Detective Bureau: 330-336-2405 Anonymous Drug Tip Line: 330-335-2769
Email for general questions/comments: wadsworthpd@wadsworthcity.org
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Recent Updates, last updated 7/7/17:


Dispose of Unused Medications Properly

The Wadsworth Police Department maintains a D.U.M.P. box in City Hall located at 120 Maple Street, Wadsworth, Ohio. The purpose of the box is to provide the public a means of proper disposal of unused or unwanted medications.

The Wadsworth location is one of 12 throughout Medina County.  The D.U.M.P. box can be found on the ground floor of City Hall and is available for disposal purposes Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Any unused prescription or over-the-counter medications may be disposed of in the D.U.M.P. box with the exception of syringes.  NO syringes are to be placed inside the D.U.M.P. box.  All medication bottles should be sealed tightly and we suggest that you remove any personal identifying information from the outside of the containers.

Any questions regarding the D.U.M.P. box can be directed to the Wadsworth Police Department at (330) 334-1511.