July 29, 2015

Elyria
Mostly cloudy with showers
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Erie County deputy who gave Vermilion captain ‘a break’ is disciplined (VIDEO)

Video courtesy Erie County Sheriff’s Office/Sandusky Register The Erie County Sheriff’s deputy who pulled over Vermilion police Capt. Michael Reinheimer for driving without a valid license earlier this month has been suspended for three days. Deputy Matthew Heery was found to have violated several departmental policies, including giving Reinheimer a break because he was a Read More…

Vermilion police captain on leave after DUS charge

Video courtesy Erie County Sheriff’s Office/Sandusky Register VERMILION — Vermilion police Capt. Michael Reinheimer has been placed on leave after he was caught allegedly driving with a suspended license earlier this month. Reinheimer was stopped on state Route 61 in Berlin Township by Erie County Sheriff’s Deputy Matthew Heery about 5:30 p.m. July 20 after Read More…

Veteran Vermilion policeman disciplined for alcohol-related incident

VERMILION — A police officer who was found with a blood-alcohol content of 0.045 while working at a police shooting range last month was given a 10-day suspension and removed from his position as a student resource officer. Vermilion police Cpl. Dan Shupe underwent a predisciplinary hearing earlier this month regarding an incident in May Read More…

Veteran Vermilion officer faces discipline

VERMILION — Police officials want one of their veteran officers suspended for 10 days after he was found working at a police shooting range in Sandusky with a blood-alcohol content of 0.045 last month. The department held a predisciplinary hearing Friday to discuss the fate of Vermilion police Cpl. Dan Shupe, who has been with Read More…

Man exposes genitals to girls during cross country meet

VERMILION — Police investigated after several cross country girls reported seeing a man expose his genitals to them on a race course. The incident was reported by Avon Lake Middle  School’s cross country coach, Ron Rocco, who told police that the girls were in a wooded area of the course, between the stadium gravel lot Read More…