Bay Village

Bay High Football Team Wins ‘The Jug’

The Bay High football team captured the Little Brown Jug with a last-second touchdown to stun the Westlake Demons, 35-33, on Saturday morning. Bay now keeps The Jug forever as this was the last meeting in this long-time rivalry. It was a signature win for the Rockets as they go to 2-0 under new head coach Ron Rutt. The game ... Read More »

Bay Village Police ‘Ice Bucket’ Prank Update

Bay Village Police have issued the following update on the ‘Ice Bucket’ prank: “We are actively working the case again today.  We are being very thorough in gathering all the necessary facts before presenting to the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office.  We are not sure when that will happen because we have additional interviews to conduct and further investigative avenues to ... Read More »

Bay Police: Resident Scammed for $1000

A Roberta Drive resident contacted BVPD on Sept. 3 at 0919 hrs, a to report he had been the victim of a fraud. A foreign sounding male called the resident claiming to be from the IRS. The caller told the resident that he needed to go to the store and purchase Green Dot cards immediately to pay off a debt ... Read More »

Bay High Football Team Wins ‘The Jug’

  The Bay High football team captured the Little Brown Jug with a last-second touchdown to stun the Westlake Demons, 35-33, on Saturday morning. Bay now keeps The Jug forever as this was the last meeting of this long-time rivalry. It was a signature win for the Rockets as they go to 2-0 under new head coach Ron Rutt. Please follow ... Read More »

Bay Village Police Issue Ice Bucket Assault Statement

Bay Village Police have issued the following statement on this week’s Ice Bucket Assault report: On September 3rd, a Bay Village mother reported her 14-year-old son with autism was the victim of a prank “ice bucket challenge”.  Her son was with a group of youth and thought he was going to be doused with a bucket of ice water.  Instead, ... Read More »

Bay Police: Phone Scam Alert

Residents are asked to be very cautious if they receive any phone calls from the IRS, Treasury Department or a Utility company.  There have been numerous incidents over the last few weeks in which a scam caller is telling a resident or business owner that they owe money (usually thousands of dollars), and that it needs to be paid immediately ... Read More »

Bay Challege Cup Welcomes Soccer Players

Soccer enthusiasts, you are invited to a fantastic, FREE event. The 37th Annual Bay Challenge Cup Soccer Tournament kicks off on Friday, August 29th along the beautiful shores of Lake Erie in the picturesque town of Bay Village! One of the oldest tournaments in the Great Lakes states, the Challenge Cup has a history of attracting some of Northeast Ohio’s ... Read More »

Bay Police: Jackpot for Lottery Ticket Thief

Jackpot! An off-duty Cleveland Police officer called Bay Village Police on Aug. 19 to report he had just witnessed a theft of lottery tickets from the Speedway gas station on Columbia Road.  A Bay police officer stopped the vehicle on Bassett Road near the railroad tracks.  The driver had the lottery tickets on his person, and Speedway confirmed they were ... Read More »

Bay Police Welcome Two New Officers

Bay Village welcomes two new members to the Police Department.  Gregory Engel and Ian Moore were sworn in as Police Officers on August 18, 2014. Both will be attending the 18-week Lorain County Community College Police Academy that will begin August 25, 2014. Upon graduation, they will both complete a rigorous 14-week Field Training Program. Greg Engel was raised in ... Read More »

Bay Police: Three Strikes and You’re Arrested

Hiding in a back yard near the Cliff and Clague Road intersection proved to be the third strike for a motorist in Bay Village. On 08/17/2014, at 1434 hrs, a BVPD officer observed a red Ford Taurus parked, unoccupied, diagonally across the intersection of Clague Road and Cliff Drive. At 1435 hrs a nearby resident reported a male in front ... Read More »