Okeechobee County Police Department

Find Okeechobee County Florida police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Okeechobee City Police Department 50 Southeast 2nd Avenue Okeechobee FL 34972 863-763-5521

About Okeechobee County Police Departments

Police Departments in Okeechobee County, FL are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Okeechobee County community. Okeechobee County police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Okeechobee County public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Okeechobee County police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Okeechobee County Police jobs and employment
Okeechobee County Criminal Records

Okeechobee County Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Okeechobee County crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Okeechobee County Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of Florida and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Okeechobee County, FL and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Okeechobee County are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Okeechobee County Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Okeechobee County Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Okeechobee County traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Okeechobee County Police Dept Specialized Units

The Okeechobee County Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Okeechobee County community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.