Mission Statement

What we are about:


The Lantana Police Department envisions itself becoming the most effective Police Department in Florida in total partnership with the citizens that we serve.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Lantana Police Department is to enhance the quality of life by working cooperatively with the public and within the framework of the United States Constitution.  In order to gain the confidence of the public, we will maintain the highest standards of ethical behavior and uphold our traditional small town values.

We Strive to Be F.I.R.S.T.

  • FAIRNESS : We treat all people impartially, with consideration and compassion. We are equally responsive to our employees and the community we serve.
  • INTEGRITY : Integrity is the hallmark of the Lantana Police Department. We hold ourselves
    accountable to the highest standards of ethics, conduct, and truthfulness.
  • RESPECT :  We will respect the dignity of others regardless of economic or social status.
  • SERVICE :  Our aim is to provide courteous, efficient, and accessible service, fostering
    community and employee involvement through problem-solving.
  • TRUST : We are committed to making trust the foundation of positive police/community