Located in beautiful Central Florida, the City of Winter
Haven is the second largest municipality in Polk County with
a population of approximately 37,016. The City is 40.1
square miles with more than seven square miles being
comprised of the Chain of Lakes.
The Winter Haven Police Department
consists of 85 sworn officers and 28 civilians. Our
Department has been state-accredited by the Commission for
Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) since 2002.
The Winter Haven Police Department is
dedicated to the community through programs such as D.A.R.E.,
Police Explorers, Neighborhood Watch and numerous Crime