Public Safety Department
319 South Water Street
PO Box 5192
Kent, OH 44240
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The Public Safety Department is responsible for enforcement of all
police, health, sanitary and safety regulations as prescribed by the
rules of the City or general laws of the State of Ohio.
The Public Safety Director oversees the Police
and Fire Departments.
The position of the Public Safety Director is responsible for
administrative review of the divisions of the Safety Department.
Guidance and general policy direction are formulated consistent with the
needs of the community and coordination is enhanced through joint
planning with the safety divisions and other City Departments. The
Safety Director represents Kent on a variety of safety and
planning-related issues and groups. This position is established
in the Kent City
Charter, Section 56. The Public Safety Director reports directly to
the City Manager.