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Whether you are a resident, business owner, law enforcement candidate or just curious, taylorI sincerely hope you find our website, and our on-line information, helpful and user-friendly. Please visit our site frequently to keep up with our growing family and forward progress.

The mission of the Crestview Police Department is to provide the community with the highest quality of life possible through enhanced, professional law enforcement services. In pursuit of the achievement of our mission the Crestview Police Department will proactively and responsively strive to protect our citizens from crime through effective and efficient delivery of services; and through partnerships with members of the community working toward our common goals and objectives. The Crestview Police Department is further committed, without prejudice, to protecting the liberties of all those we encounter, and preserving the inalienable rights of all citizens guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States of America.

The dedicated officers of the Crestview Police Department are committed to providing the citizens of the City of Crestview with the very best law enforcement services possible. We strongly believe in community-oriented public service and we are continually striving to cultivate more community partnerships. We are always seeking ways and means of efficiently and effectively enhancing our services and welcome your suggestions. Our doors are open to our community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

For those interested in a career with the Crestview Police Department, please navigate through our website to learn more about the commitment and dedication of our family. We are always looking for new and qualified candidates who share our belief that law enforcement isn’t a job or career, it’s a way of life; and, that serving and protecting is our most important privilege. You can be a law enforcement officer anywhere — working with the Crestview Police Department you can be a part of something great.

Crestview is truly a one of a kind community with a collective, proverbial heart larger than imaginable. Words cannot fully express the sense of pride the Crestview Police Department has for the community we serve. We are grateful for the support of, and positive relationship we have with, the community.  I am particularly pleased and humbled to serve Crestview as its Police Chief.
Please keep us in your daily prayers, as you are kept in ours.

Tony R. Taylor
Chief of Police