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    2017 NATIONAL CRIME VICTIMS' WEEK
     
    This year’s theme—Strength. Resilience. Justice.—reflects this vision of the future. One in which all victims are strengthened by the response they receive, organizations are resilient in response to challenges, and communities are able to seek collective justice and healing.  More information.

     

    FALLEN HEROES MEMORIAL 
    One of the most important projects the Lakeland Police Department Foundation is currently working on is the construction of a Lakeland Police Department Fallen Heroes Memorial to remember and honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Find out how you can be a part of this meaningful project. Visit www.lakelandpolicefoundation.com


    LPD News Blog

    • MISSING PERSON ALERT: Please share! Posted last week
      Mr. Rivera is 74 years old and was last seen at approximately 6:00 AM in the area of Hartsell Ave/Ariana Street area. He was last seen wearing an unknown color long sleeve shirt, dark colored pants/shorts and black/white/red colored Champion shoes.
    • Stolen Car from Lakeland Involved in Pursuit Posted 2 weeks ago
      On February 7, at 2:36 pm., the Plant City Police Department requested assistance from the Lakeland Police Department in reference to a stolen vehicle they were pursuing eastbound on I-4 toward the city limits of Lakeland. For additional details on what occurred in Plant City, please give the Plant City Police Department a call at (813) 757-9200.
    • Suspect Uses letgo Mobile App to Commit Attempted Robbery Posted 3 weeks ago
      On January 11, 2017 at approximately 7:30 p.m., the victims, James Few and his brother, Joseph Few arranged to purchase a 2006 Chevy Impala that was listed on mobile app letgo. James agreed to meet the defendant, Jarquez Harris, at the Lakewood Terrace Apartments.
    • Pedestrian Killed In Traffic Crash Posted last month
      On Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at approximately 2:45 p.m., Lakeland Police officers responded to the area of Harden Boulevard, near Forest Park Street, in reference to a traffic crash involving a pedestrian struck by a pickup truck.
    • Motorcyclist Killed in Accident Posted 2 months ago
      On Sunday, December 11, 2016, at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Lakeland Police Department responded to the intersection of Drane Field Road and Air Park Drive, regarding an accident involving a motorcycle and a semi-truck. According to investigators, Jason Douglas Faircloth, age 36, was approaching the intersection on his motorcycle when a semi-truck, driven by Dennis Allen Coppins, age 43, began to turn south on to Air Park Drive. Coppins did not see the approaching motorcycle and Faircloth was unable to stop. Both vehicles collided.

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