Police Chief Derrick Blake


Village East Canton Police Chief Derrick BlakePolice Chief Derrick Blake was raised in Louisville, Ohio and is a 1986 graduate of Louisville High school. He received his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix. After which he pursued his dream of becoming a law enforcement officer. He attending the Akron University Police Academy graduated in May of 1996. Chief Blake began his law enforcement career as a commissioned police officer on the Magnolia, Ohio Police department in April 1996. In August of 1998, he was hired by the Village of East Canton Police Department as a part-time patrol officer. Because of his commitment and passion for law enforcement, he soon rose through the ranks. In August of 1998, he was promoted to full-time Sergeant for the Village of East Canton. In 2011 he was again promoted to Chief of Police where he continues to serve proudly with distinction. Chief Blake is a member of the Stark Co. Chiefs Association. He is married with four children and has lived in the East Canton community since 1993.


Police Chief Derrick Blake


police chief village east canton Derrick Blake

Police Chief Derrick Blake was raised in Louisville, Ohio and is a 1986 graduate of Louisville High school. He received his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix. After which he pursued his dream of becoming a law enforcement officer. He attending the Akron University Police Academy graduated in May of 1996. Chief Blake began his law enforcement career as a commissioned police officer on the Magnolia, Ohio Police department in April 1996. In August of 1998, he was hired by the Village of East Canton Police Department as a part-time patrol officer. Because of his commitment and passion for law enforcement, he soon rose through the ranks. In August of 1998, he was promoted to full-time Sergeant for the Village of East Canton. In 2011 he was again promoted to Chief of Police where he continues to serve proudly with distinction. Chief Blake is a member of the Stark Co. Chiefs Association. He is married with four children and has lived in the East Canton community since 1993.


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