to the Florence Police
Department's web page. We
hope that you will find the
information contained on
this site helpful and
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Police Department is committed to
the philosophy of Community
Policing. This web site gives us an
excellent opportunity to allow you
to know your police department and
to partner with us in reaching our
goal of making Florence and the
Shoals area one of the safest in the
nation. Through the use of
technology you now have the ability
to take a personal role in that
We are proud of the work the men and
women of the Florence Police
Department are doing. They are
committed, they are professional,
and they work hard to protect you
and your property. We hope that when
you have the occasion to see or meet
one of our employees you will thank
them for their service and that you
will do your part to keep our
If any of us can ever be of
assistance please get in touch.
On 04-08-13 Florence Police Motor
Officer Troy Gurley attempted to
stop a vehicle driven by Justin O.
Sanders, 24, for traffic violations.
The vehicle refused to stop. Mr.
Sanders led police on a chase
through the City of Florence and was
subsequently charged with various
drug, firearms, and traffic
violations. Mr. Sanders is presumed
innocent until proven guilty.