Police Department

The Canal Fulton Police Department serves approximately 5,400 residents, and is made up of 12 full time sworn police officers, and one administrative assistant. Officers provide patrol services, traffic enforcement, investigations, community policing, and two officers assigned as School Resource Officers at Northwest Local Schools.

Emergency Police/Fire Assistance

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Emergency calls that require immediate assistance, such as crimes in progress, vehicle accidents with injuries, or any other potentially life-threatening situation.

Non-emergency Police Assistance


Non-emergency calls that require a police officer to respond, such as minor vehicle accidents, report of a crime after it occurred, parking complaints, suspicious persons, vehicle lock outs, loud parties and barking dogs.

Police Administration


Routine administrative calls such as record requests, leaving messages for an officer, road/weather conditions, questions concerning an investigation, etc.