Obetz Police Department bring home trophies from Westerville’s Cops and Kids day

www.Westerville.org – “Cops & Kids Day is designed to provide children the opportunity to interact with the law enforcement community, while learning about the vehicles, equipment, and technology that law enforcement personnel use. Agencies throughout the state attend this annual event, and cruisers, helicopters, motorcycles, tactical vehicles, and K-9s will be on display. Kids are also able Continue reading…

Columbus Dispatch – Police playing kickball with neighborhood kids humanizes badge

http://www.dispatch.com/ Follow the link to read about this event and see some great pictures of OPD’s Officer Fout! This event was part of a nationwide effort to bring together police and neighborhood kids for recreation, cookouts, and community conversation. The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department is partnering with law enforcement officers from across the country Continue reading…

OPD visit Obetz Kids Camp

The Obetz Police Department were able to visit the Obetz Kids Camp again! This time they were able to teach the older age group about bike safety. The kids had a blast riding in the Obetz Arctic Cat vehicle and learning their way around the police truck! Thank you Sergeant Ellison and Officer Maynard!  

GREAT Bus System

In 2015, Obetz teamed with the City of Groveport and the Central Ohio Transit Agency (COTA) to offer bus service from COTA Line 22 stops in Obetz to businesses in the industrial parks. The RED LINE will be stopping at 12 locations in the Village of Obetz. To find out more about the service, visit www.cota.com/great or HERE or Continue reading…

UPS Obetz

The Village of Obetz is proud to feature UPS, who has been employing many Village residents since moving here many decades ago. UPS is always looking for Part Time Package Handlers at their Obetz facility. Package handlers work Monday-Friday, working 3.5 to 5 hours daily, depending on the amount of work available and volume. Package Continue reading…