About Us - Office Of The Chief

The mission of the Tampa Police Department is to reduce crime and enhance the quality of life through a cooperative partnership with all citizens.  The department is a very diverse and dynamic agency serving one of America's greatest cities.

  • Legal Bureau - Handles all legal matters concerning the administration and operation of the police department, and responds to all requests for legal opinions.

  • Criminal Intelligence Bureau -Find out more about the Bureau's six separate units.

View A Brief History of TPD