The Hot Sheet

Auxillary Police Officer Jeanette Kyle

By CPHS / 05 April 2021

The community and the Cleveland Police Museum lost a dear friend and supporter in February.  Jeanette Womack Kyle passed away on February 6, 2021 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.  Jeanette had been…

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Heroes Roll Call: Our April Heroes

By CPHS / 01 April 2021

The Cleveland Police Museum in honored to tell the stories of our Fallen Officers on the anniversaries of their End of Watch. These officers made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting…

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1918 Influenza Epidemic in Cleveland

By CPHS / 10 March 2021

After voluntary closures and suggested social isolation proved unsuccessful in keeping the case numbers down, the city and county mandated closures and quarantines.  Calling the pandemic “the most serious menace…

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Women in the CPD

By CPHS / 08 March 2021

Women have a long and honorable history of service in the Cleveland Police Department. That service began in 1893 when the Chief Henry Hoehn established the Police Matron’s Service. The…

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