On behalf of the men and women of the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, thank you for taking the time to visit our website. The members of the Fort Lauderdale Police Department stand ready to serve our residents and visitors with both respect and dignity. Our Department is fully accredited by the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation and offers a great opportunity to anyone seeking a career in law enforcement.
Fort Lauderdale is the largest City in Broward County and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the State of Florida. As Chief of Police and a native of Fort Lauderdale, I am truly excited by the challenges we face as a community and extend an invitation to our residents to participate in our efforts to keep our City safe. We look forward to serving you with courage, pride and commitment.
Franklin C. Adderley
Chief of Police