Police

Chief Brett Meade Ed.D. welcomes you to the official website of the Mount Dora Police Department. This website is a dedicated guide to our department's members and services. The Mount Dora Police Department collaborates with local agencies and organizations to strengthen community partnerships and provide a safe and secure environment in which to live, work, and visit. Please utilize our website regularly and follow us on Facebook, Nextdoor, Ring, Twitter, and Instagram to stay informed.

​The Mount Dora Police Department is a professional, full-service law enforcement agency which comprises over 70 employees whose services include:

  • 9-1-1 Emergency Communications
  • Administrative & Support Functions
  • Animal Control
  • Code Compliance
  • Community Partnership
  • Professional Standards
  • Recruiting & Retention

  • Investigations
  • Patrol and Traffic Enforcement
  • Property and Evidence
  • Public Records 
  • Accreditation
  • Training
  • School Resource 

First in the Nation


The Mount Dora Police Department was the first law enforcement agency in the nation to receive full accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). “First in the Nation” is proudly displayed on our agency vehicles. In 2019 the department received   the coveted "Excelsior" level of Accreditation by the Florida Police Accreditation Coalition
(FL-PAC).


All members of our department strive to provide an exceptional level of professionalism with each encounter and are resolved to accomplish our mission: “Committed to excellence and dedicated to the citizens, traditions, and diversity of our City." 


Online Citizens Reporting System

Utilizing the online citizens reporting system allows you to submit an incident report immediately at your convenience. The option to print a copy of the report is available for free.

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Public Safety Building