chief norris

Jamie Norris, Chief of Police

Please send all inquiries to:
Police Secretary Email: spulley@villageofsilverlake.com

The Village of Silver Lake Police Department is located in the lower level of Village Hall at 2961 Kent Road.

The Police Department provides 24 hour coverage for its residents. The emergency number for the Police Department is 9-1-1.  All non-emergency calls should be directed to the Dispatch telephone number at (330) 929-8771.

For business calls, the Police Department office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. The office telephone number is (330) 928-7573. Residents may also contact the Police Department via email at policedepartment@villageofsilverlake.com.

The Police Department is comprised of eight full-time officers (which includes the Chief of Police), four part-time officers, one reserve officer, and one part-time secretary.

Other Helpful Links:

Animal Control
Child Passenger Seat Information
FBI Home Page
Office of Homeland Security
Summit County Sheriff’s Office

The City of  Cuyahoga Falls provides all fire and EMS services to the Village of Silver Lake.  The phone number for the City of Cuyahoga Falls Fire and EMS is (330) 928-2181.

Senior Watch Program

The Village of Silver Lake is thoughtful of our senior community. The Senior Watch Program is beneficial to our seniors’ quality of life. Any resident who is 65 years old or older, living alone, and has limited contact with family members or caregivers is eligible for the Senior Watch Program. Also, any residents who have mental health concerns and live alone are also eligible.

Please Contact the Silver Lake Police Department at (330)-928-7573 or email us at policedepartment@villageofsilverlake.com.

2018 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report
Police Ride Along Program
Vacation Home Watch Program


Village of Silver Lake parking tickets may be paid in person at the Village of Silver Lake Police Department or Village Hall Office from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Payment for tickets may also be sent to (checks only please, no cash):

Village of Silver Lake Police Department
2961 Kent Road
Silver Lake, Ohio 44224


The Village of Silver Lake does not permit overnight parking on the street between 2:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m.  Please inform your guests.

If you are having repair work done on your driveway, please contact the Police Department to request a temporary exemption.


If you have concerns about anyone who comes to your door, please contact our Dispatch Center at 330-929-8771. Solicitor applications may be picked up at the Police Department, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Current Solicitor List:

Aptive Environmental (Through the end of 2019) – Tyler John, Gonzalo Trujillo Flores, Hunter Judd & Logan Lund

Matthew Pallo (Through 3/12/2020)

Gregory Terhune (Through the end of 2019, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Mon-Sat, no Sundays or holidays)

A current solicitors list is also posted in the Police Department front office.