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Chief of Police Joe Morbitzer
Westerville Division of Police
29 S. State Street
Westerville, OH 43081
Phone: (614) 882-7444
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Police Officer Eric Joering was shot and killed, along with fellow Officer Anthony Morelli, when they responded to a 911 hang-up and were shot as they arrived to investigate the call. Officer Joering is the 10th officer to be killed by gunfire and the first from the state of Ohio.