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Lake County, Ohio - Sheriff's Office

Road Patrol Division

    The Lake County Sheriff's Office

    104 East Erie Street    Painesville, Ohio 44077

    Phone: (440)350-5500 or in an emergency dial 911
    Email: [email protected]gov
    Twitter: @lakeohsheriff 


    The Lake County Sheriff's Office Patrol Division provides regular patrols to the unincorporated areas of Lake County including Concord Township, Leroy Township, Painesville Township and Perry Township.    Operations Captain Carl Dondorfer supervises this division of deputy sheriffs who provide day to day policing over approximately 88 square miles and an average population of approximately 50,000 residents.  

    These dedicated men and women work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year investigating crime, responding to emergencies, pro-actively implementing patrols to protect the citizens of Lake County, providing search and rescue ... serving the public needs in a caring, courteous and professional manner to ensure the highest quality of life for all people.

    Patrol Supervision

          Capatin Robert Izzo is the Road Patrol Division Commander here at the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.   Capt. Izzo is responsible for overseeing  patrol operations which include: police services for 4 townships covering 88 square miles, Detective Bureau, Court Services, CCW/CHL registration, Marine Patrol, Dive Team, Sex Offender Registration, and our School Resource Officer programs.  Bob has served over 16 years in field of law enforcement.  He achieved a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Kent State University and a Master of Science from the University of Cincinnati.  He is also an F.B.I. LEEDA- Trilogy recipient.  Capt. Izzo has served as Patrol Deputy, School Resource Officer for the Riverside School District, Detective, Patrol Deputy Sergeant and Patrol Deputy Lieutenant. He also serves as the SWAT Team Crisis Negotiations Supervisor, Marine Patrol member and has served on the United States Marshal Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force. 




    Lt. Dan Bachnicki


    Lt. Bryan Bowen


    Lt. Pat Paterson


     Lt. Kevin Raico






    Sgt. Jerrold Infalvi

    Sgt. John Kelley

    Sgt. Zach Ropos

    Sgt. Michael Zgrebnak