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Mission Statement

The Lynn Haven Police Department is dedicated to creating a safe environment and providing pro-active police service through an aggressive problem-solving partnership with the community.


The Police Department houses the following divisions:

Tips Hotline

To report a tip or crime, email the Police Department or give us a call at 850-265-4111. If it is an emergency, dial 911.

Employment Requirements for Police Officers

Are you an Out-of-State Officer, Federal Officer (to include Military Law Enforcement), or an inactive Florida Officer and wanting to become a certified officer in the State of Florida? If you answered yes, then we encourage you to visit Criminal Justice Selection Center website that will guide you through the process in determining if you are eligible to apply for an Exemption From Training (EFT) from the full basic training requirements.

For current positions open with the City of Lynn Haven Police Department, please visit our Employment Opportunities page.