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460 Rocky Fork Boulevard, Gahanna, OH 43230 | (614) 342-4240 (non-emergency) | Fax (614) 342-4300
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Gahanna’s Department of Public Safety is comprised of the Division of Police and Emergency Communications. Mark Thomas serves as the Director of Public Safety, overseeing the Department’s operations. Director Mark Thomas was sworn into office on January 2, 2016 and possesses more than 32 years of experience in law enforcement.
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Gahanna Division of Police News
Residents Can Prevent Issues Related to Wildlife
7/6/2017

Residents Can Prevent Issues Related to Wildlife

The police department and city officials often receive calls throughout the year about domestic and wild animal issues. In the City's monthly column featured in the July edition of ThisWeek Community News, Chief Dennis Murphy from the Gahanna Division of Police shares tips on how residents can prevent issues related to wildlife.

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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
8/11/2017

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Beginning August 18 through September 3, 2017, the Gahanna Division of Police will be participating in the national traffic safety initiative, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over. During this time, the Division will continue to actively enforce impaired driving laws in an effort to enhance public safety and remove impaired drivers from the roadways and will conduct additional patrols specifically targeting impaired and aggressive drivers.

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OCJS Awards Certification to Gahanna Police for Adopting Standards
1/27/2017

OCJS Awards Certification to Gahanna Police for Adopting Standards

The Ohio Collaborative Community-Police Advisory Board has awarded the Gahanna Division of Police certification for meeting the state's standards to strengthen community and police relations.

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