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Reporting Crime
You can report suspicious activities and crime by contacting us using the information below. You can also submit a tip electronically. See When to Contact the FBI for more information. To report information regarding civil rights crimes in the FBI Cleveland Division, please call (216) 522-1400.

Office Profile
The Cleveland Division of the FBI employs more than 175 special agents and 140 professional support employees. The office is headquartered in downtown Cleveland with eight satellite office (resident agencies) located in the surrounding cities.

FBI Cleveland
1501 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114
Phone: (216) 522-1400
Fax: (216) 622-6717

Although we operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, our normal “walk-in” business hours are from 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you need to speak to a FBI representative at any time other than during normal business hours, please telephone our office at (216) 522-1400.

Other Contacts
  • To reach our two victim specialists, see our Victim Assistance webpage.
  • For information on the FBI National Academy—which provides leadership and management training for experienced mid-level and executive level law enforcement officers—contact Special Agent Melinda Molina, our Training and National Academy Coordinator, at (216) 522-1400.
  • For information on our community outreach program, visit our In Your Community webpage or contact Community Outreach Specialists Sarah Cahill or Tamara Larkin. To request a speaker, complete our Online Speaker Request Form.
  • For media inquires, see our Press Room.
  • For employment information, see the FBI Jobs webpage.


From the East:

  • Take I-90 West/OH-2 West via the ramp on the left toward Cleveland
  • Keep right to take OH-2 West via Exit 174B toward Downtown Cleveland
  • Take the East 9th Street Exit
  • Turn left onto East 9 th/Rock & Roll Blvd
  • Turn left onto Lakeside Avenue
  • End at 1501 Lakeside Avenue

From the West:

  • Take I-480 East toward Cleveland
  • Merge onto I-71 North via Exit 11 toward Cleveland
  • I-71 North becomes I-90 East
  • Take the East 9th Street Exit, Exit 172A, toward Downtown
  • Turn slight right onto East 9th Street
  • Turn right onto Lakeside Avenue
  • End at 1501 Lakeside Avenue

From the South:

  • Take I-77 North toward Cleveland
  • Take the exit on the left toward I-71/Toledo/Erie PA
  • Merge onto I-90 East toward Erie, PA
  • Take the Superior Avenue Exit, Exit 173C
  • Turn left onto Superior Avenue East/US-6
  • Turn right onto East 18th Street
  • Turn left onto Lakeside Avenue East
  • End at 1501 Lakeside Avenue
Satellite Offices
Along with our main office in Cleveland, we have nine satellite offices, or “resident agencies,” in the area. Visit the links below for specific contact information and counties covered: