Welcome to the DeLand Police Department's web portal on the CRIMEWATCH Network. We ask that you use the information found on this site responsibly. Working in partnership with the community we can proactively prevent crime, support victim recovery and hold offenders accountable.
Jason D. Umberger, Chief of Police
The DeLand Police Department on a quarterly and annual basis presents awards for outstanding service by Officer and Civilians in the performance of their Duties.
Here you will see the men and women who receive those awards:
While Officer was preforming regular patrol, passed a vehicle being driving by a subject that was known to have an open warrant out of Volusia County. After the traffic stop and notification of the warrant, subject refused to leave the vehicle without officer assistance.
Vehicle was observed swerving on the roadway. During the traffic stop, Officers discovered the subject was in possession of marijuana, paraphernalia and was driving on a suspended/revoked/canceled license.
Received a call about a subject walking down the middle of a street, refusing to move for traffic. Upon officer arrival subject started running through backyards. After a 20 minute canvas of the area he was located behind a residence. At that time he was taken into custody with further issue.