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Welcome to the Lakeland Police Department’s website.

The Lakeland Police Department is a full service police agency, accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) and the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA). We have dedicated personnel who are committed to the philosophy of community-oriented policing. Through a partnership with the residents of Lakeland we can work to solve problems and improve the quality of life for the entire community. Part of that partnership is to provide open communications with our public partners.

The Lakeland Police Department has 227 sworn and 117 civilian personnel who work in various functions of the department and are united in our effort to make our City a better place to work, play and live. We are dedicated to promoting the safety and welfare of the citizens of Lakeland through crime prevention and other essential public safety services.

You can navigate through the website by clicking on the links above.

Mission

In partnership with the community, while affording dignity and respect to all persons, our mission is to maintain order and improve the quality of life of the citizens we serve.

Vision

Dedicated professionals working together to provide excellent service which enhances the quality of life in Lakeland.

Values

We are committed to doing things RITE:

  


 

Our goal is to make the website a center of communications with the community in addition to our social media outlets of Twitter, Facebook, and Nixle. We hope you will take advantage of our new website and keep up with the steady flow of information we offer here. Let us know how we can improve our service to you.

LPD News Blog

  • Vehicle Burglary Suspect - ARRESTED Posted 2 days ago
    UPDATE: Diep Pham, 62, of Lakeland was arrested at 4:40 p.m. from her home in Lakeland.
  • Hit & Run Vehicle Identified  Posted 3 days ago
    The Lakeland Police Department received information yesterday evening in reference to locating the vehicle involved in the hit & run fatality that resulted in the death of Shelby K. Shull, 44 yrs old.
  • Crime Stoppers Bulletin - Vehicle Burglary Suspect LRMC Posted 3 days ago
    On Thursday, July 17, 2014 an unknown suspect took a gray Samsung Galaxy Exhibit from a Buick Le Sabre parked at the Lakeland Regional Medical Center Family Health Center, 300 Parkview Place.
  • Man Indicted on Murder Posted 4 days ago
    Man Indicted on October 2013 Homicide
  • Pedestrain Killed in Hit & Run Posted 4 days ago
    On July 23, 2014 at 2:06 a.m., the Lakeland Police Department responded to the 2600 block of South Florida Avenue in reference to a vehicle hitting a pedestrian which resulted in a fatality

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