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:
We hope everyone had a a fun and safe Halloween. Chief Jason Umberger, Lt. Greg McWhorter and Officer Jesse Goodrich went to an event hosted by St. Annis Church. We posted a few pictures from the event.
Law Enforcement officers received a call about a suspicious female that has been inside Wal-Mart for about 5 hours. When officers arrived and tried to make contact with her, she proceeded to move around the store trying to lose the officers before she ran towards the exit door. At that point she...
While on routine patrol Law Enforcement officer was behind a vehicle with improper tag lighting. When a traffic stop was conducted, the officer made contact with the driver and discovered that he was driving on a suspended/revoked or canceled license. This stop made the driver a habitual offender...
Law Enforcement received information about a female that had an outstanding warrant in Volusia County. Upon arrival, they made contact with female and check her information. Once the warrant was confirmed, she was taken into custody without incident.
We hope everyone has a safe and happy Halloween! There are several Halloween events going on around the city including Monsters on MainStreet, which will go from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 31. The event will include kids activities, a dance party and trick-or-treating with our downtown merchants...
Suspect attempted to obtain a Waverunner Jet Ski from DeLand Motorsports using a fictitious name and ID. The dealer had been notified of the ID theft and called Police. The suspect, along with co-conspirator Torres, were both arrested.
The subject was causing a disturbance at Sunflower Park. The subject approached the victim and placed his hands around the victims throat. Subject was arrested and later became violent in the rear of the Police Car when attempting to restrain him.