John Dixon retired as a Lieutenant after a 20 year career with the Bay Village (Ohio) Police Dept. His duties included road patrol and supervision of a shift of police officers. His additional duties included Crime Prevention, Jail Administrator and the city Emergency Coordinator. His law enforcement experience also includes a 20 year career in the U.S. Army Military Police Corp as an Active Duty, Army Reserve and Inactive Army Reserve soldier. John rose in rank from a Private to a Captain and was activated in support of Operation Desert Storm in 1990-1991.
John holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A) Degree in Sociology & Law Enforcement from the University of Akron and is a graduate of the CCC Post-degree Paralegal Certification Program. John is also a Graduate of the Case Western Reserve OPOTA Certified Police Academy, the Ohio Police Executive Leadership College (PELC), the U.S. Army Military Police Basic & Officers Basic Schools, and the University of Akron Army Reserve Officers Training Course (ROTC). John is an OCPA Certified Crime Prevention Specialist and a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.