Alachua Police Department in Alachua Florida

Address and phone number for Alachua Police Department, a Police Department, at Northwest 142 Terrace, Alachua FL.

Alachua Police Department
15000 Northwest 142 Terrace, Alachua, Florida, 32615

About the Alachua Police Department

The Alachua Police Department, located in Alachua, Florida is a law enforcement agency that has been granted specific police powers in Alachua County. The primary function of the Police Department is deterring crime, stopping crimes in progress, investigating crimes, and serving as first responders for emergencies and situations that threaten public safety.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Alachua criminal records
  • Accident reports
  • Emergencies - call 9-1-1
  • Alachua public safety & filing complaints
  • Fingerprinting
  • Alachua Police Department jobs and employment
Alachua Criminal Records

The Police Department maintains a variety of Alachua public records that are available upon request. These records include criminal records, arrest records and logs, police blotters and logs, accident reports and filings, traffic and parking tickets history, and crime maps.

Crime Prevention

Florida state law defines the powers granted to the Alachua Police Department, which includes the ability for police officers to prevent crime through stopping and searching individuals, arresting and detaining individuals, issuing penalties and fines, and conducting criminal investigations in Alachua, FL.

Alachua Police Department Units

The Alachua Police Department includes various internal units, including Patrol, Investigations, and Traffic Control. The Alachua Patrol Division typically provides for a baseline Police presence throughout the jurisdiction in Police vehicles, on foot, and on bicycles, in order to prevent crime in Alachua County as well as to provide rapid responses to calls for service. Alachua Patrol Officers are expected to respond to virtually any emergency situation and to work closely with other public safety agencies including Fire Departments and Emergency Medical units. Investigations divisions are responsible for investigating and solving crimes and gathering sufficient evidence to allow crimes to be prosecuted. Alachua Traffic Control divisions enforce traffic safety laws.

Alachua Police Department Specialized Units

Police Stations create specialized units organized around particular crimes or public safety issues, including domestic violence, gang activity, or narcotics trafficking. The Alachua Police Department also establish ties throughout the community with businesses, schools, neighborhood organizations, and religious institutions.

Contact the Alachua Police Department

You may contact the Alachua Police Station by calling the Alachua Police Department non-emergency number 386-462-1396, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Alachua Police Department, 15000 Northwest 142 Terrace, Alachua, Florida, 32615.

For emergencies - Dial 9-1-1

Map of Alachua Police Department in Alachua Florida

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