Welcome to the

Lake Placid Police Department


James Fansler - Chief of Police
8 North Oak Avenue
Lake Placid Florida 33852
TELEPHONE 863-699-3757
  HOURS 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
   Monday through Friday

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The Lake Placid Police Department is committed to providing the highest level of public safety service for our community. We strive to protect lives and property through proactive patrolling, and educating the public in crime prevention techniques. Our members have Compassion, Enforce Justice, and Promote Quality of Life.

Mission Statement: Prevent Crime, Enhance Public Safety

Values: Professionalism, Accountability, Honesty and Pride

"We are committed to providing excellent public service and safety to all who live, work, and play in our community."


6:45-8:45am & 1:45-3:45 pm

Special School Speed (20 mph) Strictly Enforced.

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Next CPR CLASS                                            FIRST AID CLASS

Want to learn a life saving skill? We would be honored to have you attend our CPR class.
All classes, unless otherwise advertised, will be held at the Holiday Inn Express in Lake Placid. Classes begin at 5:30 pm. Please pre-register at the Lake Placid Police Department. The cost of the class is $30. The schedule for the year is as follows:

Feb 6th
March 6th
April 17th
May 15th
June 12th
July 17th
Aug 7th
Sept 11th
Oct 9th
Nov 6th
Dec 4th

                     Please Register For Classes At The Police Department  

There is no cost for the class, however, donations are accepted. The donations go towards purchasing items for LPPD officers that our normal operating budget does not afford. The donation fund has purchased On-body officer cameras, body armor, and many other items. Any questions or comments can be directed to me here via messenger, or call
863-699-3757, or lakeplacidchief@gmail.com

Thank you in advance.

Chief James Fansler




Public Records Request

Public Records Requests can be made to Beverly Hunt by the following:

Mail requests to: Lake Placid Police Department Attn: Records 8 N Oak Ave Lake Placid FL 33852

Email requests to: LPPD.Records@gmail.com

Call: 863-699-3757

Fax: 863-699-3760







Meet your Lake Placid Police Officers     

Chief James Fansler

Lieutenant Mark Schneider

Sgt. Stuart Troutman

Sgt. Mostyn Mullins

Officer Mitch Cooper

*Officers to be added*

Officer David Rhoden
Officer Nick McGehee
Officer Ryan Burress

Reserve Officers
Captain Richard Morey
Bryan Mampel

Office Staff
Beverly Hunt (Property & Evidence)
Anita McDaniel (Administrative Assistant)

Crossing Guards
Carol West
Marlene Ramos
Elaine Williams
Cindy Delaney
Kevin Rhodes


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    In Memory of All Fallen Law Enforcement and American Soldiers


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