Police

Police Department

Jacksonville's Police Department 

The Jacksonville Police Department ensures the public safety of the community by safeguarding lives and property.

To achieve this goal, we strive to:

      •  Deliver services in a prompt, efficient and effective manner.

      •  Increase public understanding of law enforcement complexities by informing the public of the reasons for certain police actions.

      •  Work collectively to solve public safety problems by keeping abreast of standard procedures, legal issues, and innovative topics in modern policing through regular training.

      •  Commit to maintaining the public’s trust through open communication with the community, making it a safe and desirable place to live, work, or visit.

      •  Perform our duties with compassion, integrity, and courtesy in a professional, timely manner.