from Deputy Chief Tim Shaddix
you for visiting our official website. We welcome you and
are glad you have an interest into what we do and hope you
will partner with us to improve the quality of life in this
area. Improving the quality of life is part of our mission.
The men and women of the Florence Police Department are
committed to our mission and our goals for the upcoming
year. During your visit you will find a tremendous amount of
information regarding the many different assignments within
the department. We offer different
programs and specialized units in order to meet the needs of
the public and to provide opportunities for diversity for
visiting I hope you become acquainted with the men and women
listed and maybe you will get the opportunity to meet them
in person. They are exceptional people who take their
responsibilities seriously and work hard to achieve their
note the opportunities each citizen has to become a part of
the department. From our VIPS (Volunteers in Police
Services) to our Citizens Police Academy, one can find
something that interests them and fits into their schedule.
For the younger group with an interest in Law Enforcement I
suggest you look into the Ranger Program. This is a program
for 15-21 year olds who work special events with us and do
ride-a-longs on a regular basis.
certain that you will find things of interest as well as
pertinent information such as safety tips and suggestions
that will prevent you from becoming a victim of a crime.
Once again thank you for taking the time to visit our site
and if we can be of any further assistance please feel free
Deputy Chief Tim Shaddix
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