My Neighborhood Policing Division
Seminole Neighborhood Policing provides all uniformed patrol activities, conducts general investigations, and delivers a variety of safety and prevention services. In case of emergency or to report suspicious activity, please call 911. If you have a crime tip, please contact CrimeLine at 1-800-423-TIPS(8477).
Neighborhood policing is the concept under which deputy sheriffs, field service officers and civilian support staff are empowered to develop strategies, programs and crime prevention methods to reduce crime and the fear of crime in their service communities. SCSO is active in the county’s schools, attends and participates in local events, partners with residential groups and homeowner associations, and provides assistance to businesses, non-profit organizations, and other agencies. The SCSO takes a proactive approach to public safety, and follows the philosophy – and daily practice – of providing education, exchanging information and building awareness within the community to help prevent crimes before they occur.
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The Sheriff’s Office patrol function is called Seminole Neighborhood Policing (SNP) and is sectioned into three regions, each commanded by a Lieutenant:
- SNP East Region
Comprised of the Geneva / Oviedo and Casselberry/Winter Springs communities
- SNP North Region
Comprised of Sanford and Longwood/Lake Mary communities
- SNP South Region
Comprised of the Altamonte Springs community
A region identifies an area of the County, which may include both incorporated and unincorporated sections and is identified by the city or community name which best describes its individuality. Within the identified regions, there are smaller geographic areas identified as Community Service Areas (CSA). Each CSA is assigned a Deputy Sheriff.
In addition to deputy sheriffs assigned to patrol, the regions house Field Service Officers, Traffic Safety Sections (Motor Units), and General Assignment Investigators who investigate property crime and missing persons.
Residents are encouraged to contact Region Lieutenants regarding issues of concern in their neighborhood.
(Note: please call 911 for an emergency or to report suspicious activity)
North Region Commander
Lieutenant John Hawkins at 407.665.1450
South Region Commander
Lieutenant Crystal Foley at 407.665.1705
East Region Commander
Lieutenant Robert Smith at 407.665.1750
The SCSO Main Office Building and each of the Division Offices hosts a Community Room that is available to members of the public at no charge for homeowner association meetings, civic/club meetings, community meetings, or other community events. To book this room, call the number below.
100 Eslinger Way
Sanford, FL 32773
East Region Office
1225 East Broadway
Oviedo, FL 32765
North Region Office
805 Primera Blvd.
Lake Mary, FL 32746
South Region Office
120 West Pineview Street
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714