Thank you for visiting the City of Punta Gorda Police Department’s website. The men and women of the police department are proud to serve the citizens of Punta Gorda and stand ready to continue our tradition as one of the safest communities in Southwest Florida. Our management philosophy consists of one simple statement – we are committed to providing superior and extraordinary customer service to our residents.
The Punta Gorda Police Department is proud to offer a full array of law enforcement services. These services include, but are not limited to; Uniform Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Marine Patrol, a Bike Team, Dive Team, Motorcycle Unit, Canine Unit, School Resource Officers, Crime Scene, and Crime Prevention services. We are also proud to be augmented by our Volunteers In Policing (VIP) Unit which consists of more than 60 community volunteers who provide administrative, marine patrol, traffic control, parking enforcement, community relations, and other various support functions within our agency.
We invite you to peruse our website to learn of the many other programs and services we offer. We also invite you to provide us with your input as to how we can serve you better. We are committed to a process of continued improvement and can only accomplish this end through feedback from our stakeholders.
We are proud of our community, and we are honored to be a part of what makes Punta Gorda one of the best and most beautiful cities in Florida.
Chief of Police
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