The Gainesville Police Department is a fully accredited and fully equipped law enforcement agency. We are located in Alachua County, Florida and are committed to serving the people within the City of Gainesville. We support the city in its mission to make Gainesville the most livable and best-managed city by providing courteous and quality services through teamwork, innovation, and a total commitment to excellence.
At the Gainesville Police Department, we strive to provide the residents of our city with prompt and professional service. Through close partnerships with the community, we work relentlessly to combat crime and preserve peace in the neighborhoods that we serve. We will safeguard the rights of all citizens and serve as a hindrance to all those who seek to unravel the moral fibers of our society.
The Gainesville Police Department values the support of the community and we take PRIDE in earning its confidence and trust. We guard that trust and sustain it through providing the highest standard of service with integrity and professionalism. To effectively respond to the ever changing needs of our community, we encourage dialogue with the citizens and focus on maintaining an honest and effective discourse between our agency and the community. It is our mission in working together as a community, that we foster order, safety and freedom.
The Gainesville Police Department wants the City of Gainesville to remain a safe and healthy community.