Police Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Zephyrhills Police Department is to ensure the safety and protection of both the property and person of all of the citizens of our community and to regulate and control the flow of traffic in order to facilitate the movement of persons and goods within our city and to reduce the impact of crime on the inhabitants of our city through investigation, apprehension, and adjudication of all persons involved in criminal offenses.

Department Divisions

The Police Department is organized into the following two divisions:

  • The Operations Division
  • The Administrative Services Division

Operations Division

The Operations Division is comprised of the following sections:

  • Uniform Patrol Section
  • Criminal Investigation Section
  • Reserve Unit
  • School Resource Officers Unit
  • Police Canine Unit
  • Bike Team
  • Honor Guard

Administrative Services Division

The Administrative Services Division is comprised of the following sections: 

  • Records Section
  • Communications Section
  • Property and Evidence Section
  • Community Services
  • Building Maintenance
  • Background Investigations
  • Training

Professional Standards

Professional Standards falls under the direction of the Chief of Police.