A Message from the Chief of Police

On behalf of the men and woman of the Temple Terrace Police Department, thank you for visiting our website. We are all extremely honored and proud to serve the citizens of Temple Terrace as members of their police department. Each day we strive to continue our tradition of “Service Above Self” in every aspect of our daily operations. Our management philosophy consists of one simple ideal; we are committed to providing superior customer service and investigative excellence to all of our residents and many guests. 

The Temple Terrace Police Department is proud to offer a full array of law enforcement and support services. These services include, but are not limited to, Uniform Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Marine Patrol, Canine Unit, Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT), Crisis Negotiation,  Crime Scene, Crime Prevention Services, Communications, and Records. 

The hallmark of our commitment to organizational excellence is demonstrated by our attainment of Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation. On June 30, 2011, the Temple Terrace Police Department was awarded our initial accreditation status through the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation, Inc. 
Chief Kenneth R. Albano
The achievement of accreditation status is truly a landmark accomplishment in our department’s history and vividly represents our commitment to providing the highest quality law enforcement services possible.

We invite you to take a few minutes to review the many offerings provided here to learn about the many other programs and services we offer. We also invite you to provide us with your input as to how we can serve you better. We are committed to a process of continuous improvement and can only accomplish this by receiving feedback from you, our valued stakeholders.

We are proud of our community and we are honored to be a part of what makes Temple Terrace a truly amazing city.

Chief Albano