Office of the Chief
The members of the Police Department are committed to providing “world-class” customer service. Our goal is to engage in open dialogue with our citizens and stakeholders to seek input and suggestions on how we can improve our services
Chief of Police
Captain Mitch Meadows
The Winter Haven Police Department protects the public by enforcing the law in a fair and impartial manner.
Our Vision: A professional and trusted agency engaged in a positive partnership with our community.
To work in partnership with our community; to prevent crime and enhance safety and the quality of life in our city.
- Integrity as individuals and as an agency
- Respect for those we protect and those with whom we serve
- Honor in service, pride and dedication
- Commitment to our community, our Department and our profession
- Professionalism in all we do