Crime Prevention

The Crime Prevention Officers, (CPOs) are responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of programs that focus on reducing the instances and impact of criminal activity within the community. The primary goal of the CPOs is to increase community awareness and motivate citizens to become actively involved in helping to reduce crime. 

Contact the Crime Prevention Officers:


District 1 (West Gainesville)
Officer Justin Torres

 352-393-7752
torresja@cityofgainesville.org
Special Events Coordinator
Officer Ernest Graham

 352-393-7753
grahame@cityofgainesville.org
District 2 (East Gainesville)
Officer Nicole Lardner

 352-393-7751
lardnernt@cityofgainesville.org