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Posted on: January 1, 2022

Face Covering Order: Report Non-Compliance

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Face coverings are required for all individuals (regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status) in all indoor publicly accessible locations throughout Whitehall.

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Safer Whitehall Levy Proposal

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Whitehall City Council is currently considering legislation that would place the Safer Whitehall Levy issue on the May 2022 Primary Election Ballot, asking Whitehall residents whether or not to approve a 2.822 mill property tax levy to support the Whiteha...

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City Spotlights and News Updates
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Fiscal Year 2022 Mayor's Budget

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City Council has recently adopted the budget for Fiscal Year 2022. Learn about the City's operating and capital spending plan for the coming year here.

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Source of Income Protection

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At their December 21 Council Committee Meetings, City Council approved source of income legislation in an effort to help protect tenants throughout Whitehall. Learn about source of income discrimination and protection from the presentation slides and FAQ ...

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City Spotlights and News Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Water and Sewer Utility Surcharge

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At their August 17 meeting, City Council approved legislation to implement  a water and sewer utility surcharge to create a dedicated revenue source for major water main and sewer system replacement and improvement projects. See the FAQ list belo...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Whitehall Mayor's Court Warrant Forgiveness Day

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The Whitehall Police Department will be holding Warrant Forgiveness Day on Thursday, November 18th, 2021 from 8am to 8pm. Warrant forgiveness allows individuals to come into the Whitehall Police Department without fear of arrest and set a new court date o...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Whitehall Police Conduct Crime Blitz as Part of Operation Unity

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On Thursday, November 4th, 2021, the Whitehall Police Department conducted a proactive drug, weapons, and violent crime enforcement effort within the city.  In total, officers arrested 18 individuals, which included warrant arrests for Robbery, F...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Whitehall Police Detectives Arrest Serial Robber Responsible for Over 20 Area Robberies

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Whitehall Police requested help from the public on 10/1/21 in identifying a serial robber who has struck around the greater Columbus area over 20 times.   The robber would approach cashiers at various stores and restaurants, display a knife or im...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Narcotics Search Warrant in 2100 Block Baldwin Dr., Reynoldsburg

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The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on Thursday, September 14th, 2021 at 2124 Baldwin Drive, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, stemming from an investigation into trafficking drugs in and around the City of Whitehall.

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

WPD Request Help From Public on Serial Robber Case

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Whitehall Police are seeking assistance identifying a serial robbery suspect who has committed at least three (3) robberies in Whitehall and believed to have committed multiple others around the county.  The Whitehall robberies occurred at Dairy ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Robbery and Kidnapping of Infant

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On 9/29/21, at about 4:37pm, the Whitehall Police were called to 3739 E. Broad St. on a report that a vehicle had just been stolen. Further information was received that there was an infant in the vehicle that was stolen. 

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Armed Suspect Arrested by Whitehall Police

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On August 22nd, 2021 around 12:53am Whitehall officers conducted a traffic stop in the 1100 block of S. Hamilton Rd. The driver of the vehicle was placed in the rear of a cruiser. While officers were talking to the passenger, Deshon Glenn, Glenn jumped ac...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Narcotics Search Warrant in 2800 Block Hiawatha St., Columbus

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The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit along with the Columbus Division of Police INTAC Unit executed a search warrant on Wednesday August 18th, 2021 at 2809 Hiawatha St. Columbus, OH 43211 stemming from an investigation into trafficking drugs in...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Shooting in the 800 Block of Bernhard Rd.

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The Whitehall Police Department is responding to a shooting in the 800 block of Bernhard Rd. There are two victims involved both are deceased. Whitehall Police Detectives are on scene investigating. There is no further information at this time.

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Missing Endangered Adult

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Mr. Smith has been located safely. Thank you to all who helped!

Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Endangered Missing Adult

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The Whitehall Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating Francis Smith. He is considered an endangered missing adult. Smith is a 58-year-old black male, 5'09", weighing 212lbs. Smith was last seen at his residence in ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Arrest Made in Felony Stalking Incident After Pursuit

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On 4/25/21, a female/victim contacted the Whitehall Police Department. She reported that an ex-boyfriend, Gyasi Coles, was stalking her. The victim reported that Coles had been showing up at her work, her residence and her family's residence tryi...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Whitehall Police Conduct Theft "Blitz" and Arrest 21 Suspects

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On 04/07/21, the Whitehall Police Department conducted a theft “blitz” and arrested 21 suspects for theft and additional charges.  Whitehall Police define a blitz as a targeted enforcement of a specific crime, a targeted enfor...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Whitehall Police Ask for Help in Identifying Two Speedway Gas Robbery Suspects

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On 3/31/21 at approximately 7:00 PM, two males entered the Speedway Gas Station, located at 1055 South Hamilton Road in Whitehall.  They loitered in the business together for approximately 40 minutes before approaching the checkout register. &...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Arrest Made in a Shooting in the Area of 1031 Bucknell Rd.

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On 3/10/21 around 2353 hours, Whitehall Police Officers responded to the area of 1031 Bucknell Rd. for a report of shooting. Officers located a 24-year-old male victim at the location. The victim was transported to Mt. Carmel East in critical condition. W...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Three Whitehall Police Officers Receive Life Saving Award

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On January 12th, 2021 Whitehall Police Officers responded to the 5300 block of E. Main St. for a report that a possible suicidal male had just jumped off the bridge over the Big Walnut Creek. Upon arriving in the area, officers located a 35-year-old male ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Whitehall Police Conduct a Crime Blitz on 2/10/2021

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On February 10th, 2021 the Whitehall Division of Police conducted a crime blitz within the City of Whitehall. Over the course of the eight-hour blitz officers made fifteen arrests. Officers recovered two occupied stolen vehicles, four guns (three of which...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Three Juveniles Flee From Whitehall Police Officers in a Stolen Car

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Three Juveniles flee from Whitehall Police officers in a stolen car.

     On February 3rd,2021, Whitehall Police Officers responded to the Target at 3955 E. Broad St in Whitehall for a report that a group of seven females were in...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Whitehall Police Apprehend Two Auto Theft Suspects

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WHITEHALL DIVISION OF POLICE

Mike Crispen

Chief of Police

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases