Greater Cincinnati Police History



The Greater Cincinnati Police Museum

“Preserving the History of Law Enforcement in the Greater Cincinnati Area”





Here you will find links to historical documents, texts, photographs,  and other interesting artifacts pertaining to the history of policing  in the Greater Cincinnati area.  If you have documents, photographs, orother items you would like to donate  or loan to the museum, contact the Museum Director at

We Will Not Forget


Historical Overview


Cincinnati Home Guard

Cincinnati Police Department

Cincinnati Private Police

Cincinnati Workhouse


Hamilton County

Hamilton County Park Police

Hamilton County Police Association

Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office

Legends In Local La Enforcement

Mariemont Police Department

University of Cincinnati Police Department