Strategic Plan

The Winter Haven Police Department has finalized its first-ever Multi-Year Strategic Plan that was developed in 2011.  We have made significant progress in implementing 78% of the objectives a year ahead of schedule!

Click HERE for the Strategic Plan Update presented in 2013 FINAL (PDF Document)

Click HERE for the Strategic Plan Update presented in 2012 (PDF Document)

Click HERE for the original Strategic Plan developed in 2011 (PDF Document)

The Winter Haven Police Department is pleased to present our first multi-year Strategic Plan. This
document will guide our efforts as we strive to ensure the safety of our community and enhance
the leadership and management of the Department over the next four years.

This plan was developed by the hard work of community leaders and members of the Department. These stakeholders provided tremendous insight into the opportunities and challenges ahead that we must navigate in our efforts to serve the greater Winter Haven community.


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Sexual Predators
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement opens this resource to users in order to enter any address in Florida and search the Florida Sexual Offender/Predator Registry. A map is also available. Log on HERE to start the search.
Purchase Accident Reports
If you need to obtain an accident report that occurred in the City of Winter Haven, you can obtain one from the convenience of your home. Click HERE to begin a search for the report. (Please note there may be a fee associated with this service)
Inmate Search
All arrestees in Polk County are taken to the Polk County Jail and booked into that facility. Click HERE to access the Polk County Sheriff's site for inmate information.


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