The men and women of the Solon Police Department serve and protect a residential population of over 20,000 which inflates to 60,000 during the day, including those who commute to the city from work, recreation or commercial purposes, all in an area of approximately 20 square miles. Under the direction of the Mayor, as Safety Director, and the Chief of Police Christopher Paul Viland, the Department strives to serve the community in various and interdependent roles including crime prevention, investigation, public relations and incident planning and management.
The mission of the Solon Police Department is to achieve excellence in service, protection, and enforcement; and to preserve the peace of the community through dedication to professionalism, integrity, proficiency, and education.
This year's Night Out event will take place on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Solon Community Center. National Night Out is a family friendly fun event that focuses on crime prevention through a strong a relationship between the police and the community it serves.
Solon PD's Fifth Annual NNO was a big success. Thanks to all who attended and supported the event last year. Click the link to learn more about the event and see last year's pics.