Akron, Ohio: Akron Police Museum

Exhibits include a former police chief's tombstone, and the bullet-tattered uniform of fallen officer Weatherholt, with an open pack of cigarettes still in the pocket. A letter written by the killer just before his execution is in the same display case.

Harold K. Stubbs Justice Center

Address:
217 S. High St., Akron, OH
Directions:
Downtown, on the mezzanine level of the Harold K. Stubbs Justice Center.
Phone:
330-375-2390
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Akron Police Museum

Small museum dedicated to police history in Akron. Interesting artifacts, pictures. etc. going way back in Akron's history. Usually one of the officers will personally take you through and explain the history and significance of the items; they are very accommodating.

[Bryan Jedinak, 07/09/2018]

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