Police Department

Chief John EasonOn behalf of the men and women of the Wauchula Police Department I would like to welcome you to the Wauchula Police Department webpage.  On our webpage you will find a wealth of information related to both the police department and our continued commitment to the community.  Additionally, you will find several links to other webpages which contain important information.

The mission of the Wauchula Police Department is to provide a safe environment to all of our citizens, visitors and businesses.  We are dedicated and committed to the Community Policing philosophy that emphasizes proactive problem solving, crime prevention and community partnerships.  It is through these community partnerships that we will continue to grow our relationships with the community and always ensure that Wauchula is a great place to live, work and play.

The members of the Wauchula Police Department are committed to the Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Fairness and Compassion.  We also recognize that we cannot fulfill our mission without the continued mutual respect and trust involving an open and honest communication dialogue.  It is through this line of communication that we will continue to provide the highest quality of service to the citizens of Wauchula. 

I again would like to thank you on behalf of the men and women of the Wauchula Police Department for your continued support. 

John M. Eason
Chief of Police