The goal of the Longboat Key Police Department is to foster a partnership with local businesses and residents. This partnership between police and community provides opportunities for identifying problems and implementing solutions. Working closely with the community enables an officer to know the residents and the residents to become familiar with it’s officers. The main focus for the Police Department is to meet the needs of the community and enhance quality of life on Longboat Key.
The Longboat Key Police Department, Sarasota Police Department, Venice Police Department, and the Sarasota Sheriffs Office are dispatched through the Sarasota Sheriffs Office Dispatch Center which is located at the Emergency Operation Center.
Peter A. Cumming Chief of Police
Longboat Key Police Department5460 Gulf of Mexico DriveLongboat Key, FL 34228Non-Emergency (941) 316-1977Emergencies - DIAL 911