Clewiston Police Department

  • Agency: Clewiston Police Department
  • Address: 205 W Ventura Ave, Clewiston, 33440 FL
  • Chief: Don Gutshall (Chief of Police)
Phone: 863-983-1474
Fax: 863-983-4191

Clewiston Police Department is located at 205 W Ventura Ave, Clewiston, 33440 FL. The Chief of Police of the department is Don Gutshall. The Clewiston Police Department phone number is 863-983-1474.

Clewiston Police Department News

#fridayfunny Clewiston Police Department wants to wish everyone a safe weekend. Our officers are all super heroes. Please remember to “Move Over” when you see our officers out of their vehicles while on traffic stops. Also, arrive alive. Make the choice not to text and drive. Our super heroes want to make it home safe. #CPDheroes #Fridayfunny #MoveOver #Donttext&Drive

💪👮🏻‍♀️International Women’s Day👮🏻‍♀️💪 In honor of International Women’s Day, Officer McLeod was recognized by the Elks Lodge for “Officer of The Year.” Officer McLeod has proudly served our department for five years and continues to serve proudly. She truly wears her heart with her badge. Some people meet their heroes, we get to work with ours. She just hides her cape well under her vest. We are so proud of you! Keep being a rockstar! #CPD #Sherocks #heartbehindthebadge

#HappyInternationalWomensDay Clewiston Police Department would like to wish a Happy International Women's Day to all who serve our police department. From our administration support staff, our communications officers, and the women who proudly serve our community. We would also like to thank our Firefighter's and EMS for also serving our community. "If you're someone people count on, particularly in difficult moments, that's a sign of a life lived honorably.." To all our brave and strong women, Thank you. #CPD #LadiesBehindtheBadge #Empowered

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#supportforMSD Clewiston Police Department stands strong with all our law enforcement agencies tomorrow. We join agencies from multiple counties from around the state to welcome the students and staff back to Marjorie Stoneman Douglas. We are humbled to stand beside our brothers and sisters to show support for the students, families, staff, and all first responders who responded to this tragic scene. Our department stands strong as officers from our police department will join their own family members to walk them into their first day back. #MSDstrong #westandwithyou #CPD

After following up on investigative leads, Detective’s developed Gregory Jamain Coleman, (D.O.B. 7/30/1988) as a suspect in the string of robberies to multiple businesses that has taken place since January 14th of this year. Clewiston Police Department Detective’s were able to secure a search warrant for his residence in Glades County. Based on this evidence, and with the assistance of the Glades County Sheriff's Office, the warrant was executed at the suspect’s residence yesterday evening on February 26, 2018. Officers recovered further evidence linking Coleman to the robberies and took him into custody without incident. Coleman was booked into the Hendry County Jail on multiple charges including robbery and aggravated assault.

#CerebralPalsy Who got to have some fun today! Clewiston Police Department did! We want to thank the Clewiston Elks Lodge for our delicious lunch. They prepared some yummy dishes for donations. 🎂🎂🎂 Boy! That banana pudding and red velvet cake was so good, it should be a crime. What made it even more special was we got to hug and say “Hi” to our wonderful friends from the Cerebral Palsy Foundation. We sat down and had a conversation with some lovely men and women. Here is Officer McLeod with her new best friend. The smiles on their face say it all. We enjoy coming out and interacting during community events. Let’s us know what’s going on in the community. We enjoy supporting. #newbestfriends #CPD #weloveourcommunity

Clewiston Police Department wants to extend our sincere condolences to the Brevard County Sheriffs office. Today Brevard County Sheriff's Office, Florida (Official) lost a great Field Training Officer, Deputy Kevin Stanton. We know you’re grieving and we stand with you in this time. We are here if you need anything. #DeputyKevinStanton #BrevardSheriffsOffice

In wake of this terrible tragedy: Today, the Clewiston Police Department stands united with the residents and first responders of Coral Springs and Parkland who have been so deeply affected by this tragedy. We ask for peace in their hearts, so they may begin to heal from this senseless violence. We know you have questions and right now this may be unsettling for your families as we watch this unfold. Clewiston Police Department is closely monitoring the situation and would like to provide you some information to help answer questions for your children. If your children see something suspicious, encourage them to say something. Any suspicious behavior or statements could be essential to preventing a tragedy. Make sure they understand that a teacher, family member or even their SRO is a safe place to give this Information to. We just want to make sure it is given to a trusted adult. Also, if your child observes images on social media that appear to be suspicious, Please tell them to notify someone immediately. The smallest tip could help lead to an arrest or pertinent information that could be handled immediately. We ask you look at your children’s social media and monitor their posts. Being in the know of what your child is posting could help in preventing these tragedies as well. We are working diligently to try and provide as much information as possible. We want you to know that our first responders train continuously for scenarios like this. As we saw yesterday, agencies from three counties worked together to save as many lives as they could. Together as a community we will get through this tragic event. We are here if you have any questions and concerns. #MSDstrong We also want to Thank all the first responders who immediately jumped into action when the scene unraveled. They are true heroes...Broward Sheriff's Office Coral Springs Police Margate Police Department Fort Lauderdale Police Department Coconut Creek Police Department City of Sunrise Police Department Hollywood Police Department Hallandale Beach Police Department State of Florida Florida Highway Patrol Division Palm Beach County School District Police Department Coral Springs Fire Department Tamarac Fire Department Coconut Creek Fire Department Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Palm Beach County Fire Rescue (Official Site) Margate Fire Rescue

🚓👩🏼‍🚒👮🏻‍♀️ Community Heroes Day 🚓👩🏼‍🚒👮 Clewiston Police Department got to have a lot of fun today at Discovery Daycare. Officer McLeod and Officer Diaz jumped at the chance to participate in snack time...well.... we mean Community Heroes Day. Officer McLeod went over points on stranger danger, kindness to others, and being a good citizen. At the end, we asked if anyone had any questions. We were then asked when the firefighters were coming in. The kids were able to dress up as police officers and view the patrol vehicle. Even though we’re not firefighters, we enjoyed our time with the kids and appreciate your invitation to be your guest speakers today. #CPD #strangerdanger #bekind #beacop

🚒🚒🚒🚒One of our own is in need🚒🚒🚒🚒 We ask you take a second to share this post. Clewiston Police Department has a close family bond with our firefighters. Today, we are reaching out to the public to get your HELP. Firefighter Franco is currently in stage four of five, Chronic Kidney Disease. She has been on the waiting list for a kidney donor for over a year. Firefighter Franco has a positive attitude and an infectious smile. She is 23 years old and currently works for the Health Department, Montura Fire Department, and in the process of becoming a police officer. She has beat the odds of dialysis for several years due to her will and persistence to fight through this disease. To say she is ambitious and persistent is an understatement. We know the power of social media, well, here we are. We are hoping you will SHARE this post in hopes someone may want to test to be a donor. If you’re interested in testing to be a live donor, you can contact Tampa General Living Donor at (813)-844-5669. You can ask to be tested for recipient; Melissa Franco. We want to send positive vibes to Firefighter Franco, Clewiston Police Department stands with you in this fight. #hopeformelissa #CPDstandsbehindyou #wewontgiveup

Clewiston Police Department sends our condolences to the Clewiston Fire Department and the Edwin Langford Family. On February 2, 2018, we lost a devoted servant and loving family member who was committed to the community. Langford was a devoted Firefighter and served our community for over thirty years. He will be greatly missed. The Clewiston Police Department would like to extend our sympathies to the Clewiston Fire Department as well. We are all one family and we stand behind you during these tough times. We would like to thank your men and women for your services and sacrifices to our community everyday. A memorial has been scheduled for February 22, 2018 at 3pm at Akin-Davis Funeral Home. A gofund me account has been set up by his daughter, Yolanda Stoker, to assist the family with funeral expenses. The family also would like to make a donation to the Clewiston Fire Department to continue his legacy in the community. The link below has been vetted and confirmed by the family. You can make a donation by clicking the link below

#fridayfunny Clewiston Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe weekend. We’re here all weekend, minus one. #CPD #minusone #Fridayfunny

#FelonyFriday Around 8:45 p.m. on January 27th the individual pictured entered Little Caesars Pizza armed with a handgun. Once inside he pointed the handgun at employees and demanded money. Fearing for their life, the employees complied with the robbers demands. The suspect pictured then exited the store and fled the area. We are asking for the public’s help once again. If you have any information regarding this crime or if you know who the masked suspect in this picture is please contact the Clewiston Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division. #CPD #weneedyourhelp #seesomethingsaysomething

*****🚓🚓🚓Scam Alert🚓🚓🚓***** It has come to our attention that local businesses are receiving calls from phone number 863-333-6804, from someone by the name of “Steven” claiming to be with the Clewiston Utilities Disconnection Department. During this phone call, “Steven” is claiming that they must immediately make a payment in order to avoid disruption to their service. Please be aware that this is a SCAM! DO NOT GIVE OUT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION OR RENDER PAYMENT TO THESE SCAMMERS. If you have any questions regarding your services, please contact Clewiston Utilities at 863-983-1454.

****FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE****ARREST MADE**** On January 26th shortly after 9 p.m., officers responded to a residence in the 700 block of Bowden Road, in reference to a stabbing. When officers arrived, they found a male subject suffering from what would later prove to be a fatal stab wound. The victim was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. The investigation revealed, that the victim had been involved in a domestic disturbance with his live- in girlfriend. It was determined that she was responsible for his death. Amy Lynne Thibault was taken into custody and charged in his homicide. We would like to personally thank the Hendry County Sheriff's Office and their deputies for their assistance with this case. #CPD #CaseClosed #HCSO

**** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE**** ****TWO ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH SHOOTING**** Following an extensive investigation by members of the Clewiston Police Department, two adult males were taken into custody in connection with last night’s highway shooting.

********Update********* Clewiston Police Department is active on several scenes right now. U.S. 27, Francisco and San Diego are back open for traffic. The police department wants the community to know, there are no active threats to the community at this time. This scene is contained and due to the ongoing investigation, we cannot provide any further details. We ask you bear with us during this investigation. We will update you with further.

*****Active scene***** Clewiston Police Department is actively working a shooting. Please avoid 27 between Francisco and San Diego. Please be patient and avoid the area. Traffic is closed southbound, police are on scene.

🚓Traffic Advisement: Please see below🚓 Clewiston Police Department would like to inform the community that the FLW fishing tournament is currently hosting out of the Roland Martins Marina until Sunday. We kindly ask that you are aware of increased traffic during the hours of 5am to 7am on Francisco and US 27. We ask for some patience as the boaters line up on US 27 in an effort to launch for the tournament. We are working diligently to keep the flow of traffic. We appreciate your support and Good Luck to all the teams. Welcome to Clewiston! #FLW #WelcometoClewiston #trafficalert

#ThankfulThursday Clewiston Police Department appreciates our community and the support. Especially when our fishing teams help support the youth in our community. This year Bass Busters tournament assisted our community by donating a boat load of toys. We are so appreciative and were able to assist so many wonderful families with your donations. Thank you to Chris and Susan Fickey, Tim Loftis, Gary Sapp, Bob Campbell, Rick Campbell, HB Chambliss, and Andy Matusevich. #tournamentweekend #CPDlovesourboaters

We have another special Birthday in the Clewiston Police Department! Wishing Officer Green a great Birthday and many more to come! Thank you for serving our department! 🎂🎊🎉Happy Happy Birthday 🎉🎁🎂 🎂🎊🎉From Clewiston to you! 🎂🎊🎉 #CPDbirthdays #OfficerGreen #HappyBirthday

The Clewiston Police Department is actively seeking information that will help us identify the subject in this photo. This is in reference to a robbery that took place at Subway on Sunday. If you know the subject or have any information please, contact Detective McNeil at the Clewiston Police Department at 863-983-1474. You can remain anonymous. Hendry County Sheriff's Office #weneedyourhelp #remainanonymous

Chief Aaron Angell and the Clewiston Police Department would like to thank everyone who shared our posts. Today, Barron was successfully taken into custody after turning herself into the Police Department. We appreciate all the support from the community. Clewiston Police Department is committed to keeping our town safe. #CPD #Thankyou #seesomething #saysomething #felonyfridaycaptured