Fort Myers Police Department

Fort Myers Police Department

The Fort Myers Police Department wants locals to be safe when purchasing items on e-commerce sites like Craigslist.

That’s why they recently created “exchange safety zones” at their headquarters. The idea is that people have a safe place to meet with sellers from these sites.

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The Fort Myers Police Department is looking for tips, pictures or videos following the deadly shooting at this year’s ZombiCon.

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A new study from the University of South Florida indicates that body-worn cameras on law enforcement officers are an effective tool in reducing the number of use of force incidents.


The Department of Justice awarded grants to several Florida police departments to help them work on cold cases. This includes the Fort Myers Police Department.