Lawtey Police Department

  • Agency: Lawtey Police Department
  • Address: P.O. Drawer G, Lawtey, 32058 FL
  • Chief: M M "Butch" Jordan (Chief of Police)
Phone: (904) 782-3751

Lawtey Police Department is located at P.O. Drawer G, Lawtey, 32058 FL. The Chief of Police of the department is M M "Butch" Jordan. The Lawtey Police Department phone number is (904) 782-3751.

Lawtey Police Department News

Wishing you a safe Memorial Day. You Matter

Chief Bennett is a huge proponent of continuous training in the work force. He uses these training opportunities to promote professionalism in the department and in the community to better serve our citizens. He is proud to announce that Sergeant Michael Gillick attended and graduated the Florida Executive Development Seminar hosted by the Florida Chapter of the FBI National Academy. Great job Sgt. Gillick!!! You Matter

Chief Bennett is working to remove the speed trap status of this great town. Great job Chief Bennett!!! You Matter

Click it or Ticket starts today and runs thru June 3. You can be fined up to $150 for not buckling yourself or your children up so please wear your seatbelts. You Matter

Happy Mother’s Day!!!

This week is Correctional Employees and Nurses Appreciation Week. Chief Bennett would like to thank all of you for the outstanding jobs you do!!! You Matter!!!

Chief Shane Bennett was the guest speaker at the Bradford/Union Law Enforcement Memorial hosted by Starke Police Department. If you missed it, grab a Bradford Telegraph and visit this link to the video of the memorial and Chief Bennett's encouraging and suportive speech to the law enforcement community and thier loved ones. "Proverbs 28:1 tells us that the wicked flea though no one pursues but the righteous are as bold as a lion"-Chief Shane Bennett You Matter

Chief Bennett was excited to be a judge at the Relay for Life Royalty Pageant. He loves Bradford County!!! “My first time ever judging a childrens pageant at last night's Relay for Life. Almost impossible to choose! It was a cold night, but lots of warm hearts. Bless the cancer survivors and everyone who helped with this event. Bradford County always steps up!”-Chief Shane Bennett. You Matter

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of the fallen deputies and the Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office. You Matter

The City of Lawtey has a new ordinance in effect. This violation may lead to the issuance of a civil citation and fine. Please remember this when traveling in Lawtey. Officers will concentrate on educating the public before enforcing this ordinance. You Matter

Just a reminder, Chief Bennett has an after hours notary on staff available most nights and weekends. Just send us a message on Facebook. You Matter

Did you know that you can report minor traffic crashes online? If a minor traffic crash meets the criteria listed on the site below, it can be completed online. Follow this link: You Matter

Don’t know what to do today? Come on down to Lawtey for the annual Spring Festival!!! You Matter

West Lake Street will be closed from 301 to Grove Street on Saturday March 17, 2018 from 7am to 5pm for the annual Lawtey Spring Festival. Please plan your route according or stop by and enjoy the fun. You Matter

Don’t forget the Lawtey Spring Festival is on Saturday March 17, 2018 from 10am til 4pm. Check out their page at or click their link on our page. You Matter

Come on out and see us at the Bradford County Fair!!! You Matter

Now is the time to start getting prepared!!! You Matter

SCAM ALERT!!! Someone is calling local citizens and identifying themselves as LPD officers demanding money and if they do not get the money then you will go to jail within 30 minutes. Don’t believe this, it is a scam. LPD will not call you demanding money and will not call you to tell you that you’re going to jail. Please do not give any personal or financial information to anyone over the phone. You Matter