The Village of Shawnee Hills is served by its own highly professional police department. The department consists of a full-time staff, part-time staff and numerous auxiliary officers. The department strives to maintain excellence through superior service to the community.

Additional law enforcement support is provided by the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, (DCSO) which is headquartered in Delaware.

For Emergencies dial  9 1 1

Police Headquarters: 614-889-8258

Non-emergency Dispatch: 740-833-2800

Police Fax: 614-889-2053

email: police@shawneehillsoh.org


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Acting Chief Russell Baron has several years of full time service in multiple facets of law enforcement. His experience is diversified and training focuses primarily on criminal investigations and police department administration. He has served on fugitive recovery and street crimes task forces in both the Youngstown area and Columbus Area. Currently he is active with the Delaware County Child Abduction Response Team, and the Drug Free Delaware Coalition. Previously he oversaw patrol operations and served as our liaison for our community policing programs, coordinating events such as National Night Out.

Acting Chief Baron believes that through community police partnerships we can continue to have the trust of our community and maintain our peaceful town. The police department is here to serve the community, and to properly do so we must maintain an open line of communication with our community members to understand what their needs are.

Contact the Chief: russell.baron@shawneehillsoh.org

Officers & Staff: We have an extremely diverse group of officer skill-sets. From firefighters, medics and instructors, to those who specialize in physical training, and bicycle patrol. We also employ several military veterans and present members of the Armed Forces. We very proudly support our vets!

Contact: police@shawneehillsoh.org


Just a few of the many services we offer our community:

Drop Box

* Prescription Drug Drop Off Program

* Vehicle Lock-outs

* House Checks

* Local Business Checks

* Special Duty (competitive rates)

* Free Fingerprinting

* Free child ID kits

* Free alarm response

* Extra area patrols

* Neighborhood traffic details

* Free business & home security assessments

Mayors Court

The Village of Shawnee Hills has a full service Mayor’s Court. For questions about the Shawnee Hills Mayor’s Court please click   HERE

 Medical Facilities

There are no medical facilities located within Shawnee Hills. Grady Memorial (existing and future campuses) in Delaware, St. Ann’s in Westerville on Cleveland Avenue, Dublin Methodist at 33/161 in Dublin are the closest full service hospitals. There are also three “Close to Home” Nationwide Children’s Hospital facilities in Dublin, one on Hospital Drive, Perimeter Drive, and Venture Drive.

Outpatient facilities serve southwestern Delaware County. Wedgewood Urgent Care, 10330 Sawmill Parkway, Suite 300; America’s Urgent Care, 24 Hidden Ravines Drive; and Scioto Urgent Care, 6350 Frantz Road, Suite H in Dublin, are the closest urgent care facilities. These centers provide medical services that do not require an overnight stay.

Fire Protection

Fire Protection is provided by Concord Township (614-881-5997). The Fire Station is located at 7943 Dublin Road near the Home Road intersection, approximately 2.9 miles north of the intersection of Glick and Dublin Road. Concord Township Fire and rescue covers 22 square miles and provides an array of services for approximately 8,800 residents.

The department employs a full-time Fire Chief, 19 full-time firefighters, and 16 part-time firefighters. All full-time firefighters are also paramedics and many are rescue technicians with specialized training in rope rescue, water rescue, auto extrication, confined space, trench rescue, and structural collapse. Services and training include emergency medical services, fire protection, hazardous materials, water rescue, auto extrication, and fire prevention education. Typical response time to Shawnee Hills is three minutes.


 “Excellence through superior service”

To reach the police department with questions, concerns, or comments, please fill out a contact form HERE. Be sure to select Police Department in the drop down field.

The Shawnee Hills Police Department is currently seeking OPOTA certified
officers. Applicants wishing to be considered can pick up an application from the Shawnee Hills Police Department during normal business hours.


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