Alachua Police Department

  • Agency: Alachua Police Department
  • Address: 15000 NW 142nd Ter, Alachua, 32615 FL
  • Chief: Joel DeCoursey (Chief of Police)
Phone: (386) 462-1396
Fax: (386) 462-6579

Alachua Police Department is located at 15000 NW 142nd Ter, Alachua, 32615 FL. The Chief of Police of the department is Joel DeCoursey. The Alachua Police Department phone number is (386) 462-1396.

Alachua Police Department News

Vehicle burglaries are a crime of opportunity. Don’t become a victim. Lock your doors! #LockItOrLoseIt

Latest from Emergency Management.

Hurricane Michael is expected to make landfall near the big bend area of Florida. City leaders and emergency personnel are making preparations and planning our response should we experience the effects in our area. Please take this time to check your hurricane preparedness kits. Stay tuned for updates as the storm progresses.

Don't forget to come join us at the Explorer Post #537 Open House! Happening Tonight!!

Know anyone interested in joining the Police Explorers? Come see us at the open house!

Come join us at the Hal Brady Recreation Center on Tuesday, August 7th from 6pm to 9pm. Hamburgers, Hotdogs, and fun prizes! (While supplies last).

The 1st Annual Merrillwood Back to School Block Party was a HUGE success! Thank you to all of our sponsors and volunteers who came out to help support our mission!

3rd Arrest in January Shooting

Update on January Shooting...

Going live with a shooting update in 1 hour.

Our hearts are heavy this morning as we learn of the loss of two Deputies from the Gilchrist County Sheriff's Office. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families as well as Sheriff Schultz and his entire department.

Update on Alachua Shootings

Update on Alachua Shooting

Press briefing to take place at 7:00pm at the Alachua Police Department. 15000 NW 142 Terrace, Alachua, FL 32615

Shooting Update

Please see the following from Alachua County Schools...

We had a GREAT time at the 2nd Annual Shop with a Cop! A huge thank you to Walmart #538, Alachua 10-42 Group, and the Kosman Foundation for making all of this possible. Merry Christmas!

We are saddened to hear of the unexpected passing of Ofc. Marc Trahan. Marc was a close friend to all of us in the local law enforcement community. Our deepest condolences to his family during this very difficult time.

Hey folks! Check out this update from the City of Alachua regarding the Boil Water Notice!

BOIL WATER UPDATE! Please see the following from the City of Alachua's facebook page regarding the boil water notice.

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE The waters of the Santa Fe River are starting to recede. We have been advised that I-75 will remain open. SR 27 and SR 41 in High Springs remain closed until flood waters return to a safe level.