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South Palm Beach Police Department

 Telephone No. 561-586-2122  - Non- Emergency               

Department Mission Statement:   "Community First"


  • Carl Webb, Police Chief 

The Chief of Police is the highest-ranking Officer in the Police Department. As a General Manager of the Police Department, the Chief is responsible for the planning, efficient administration and operation of the Police Department. The Chief attends Regular Town Council meetings to keep that entity informed about any issues related to the Department’s operations, and to respond to citizens complaints or concerns. Also, the Chief acts on all matters related to disciplinary issues, and makes recommendations for exemplary conduct of the Department’s sworn Officers.

  • Robert A. Rizzotto, Commander      

The Police Commander is responsible for ensuring that all Police Officers in the Department follow all rules and regulations. The Commander supervises specific work shifts, makes policy revisions, performs uniform, equipment and vehicle inspections, and reviews case histories.  The  Chief is kept aware of inter-office needs and concerns via reports prepared by the Commander.  The Commander will also attend Town Council meetings along with the Chief to keep the Council informed of any issues related to the Department's operations, and to respond to citizen's concerns or complaints.


 Police Officers perform responsible Police work in the Town regarding the protection and safety of the community through prevention, control of crime, preserving the  peace, regulating traffic, providing emergency services; and performing all other duties as required.

Police Officers work under the supervision and direction of the Chief and the Commander.


  • Jason LaForte, Patrol Officer

          Certified Police Officer

          Certified Field Training Officer

  • Mark Garrison, Patrol Officer

          Emergency Medical Technician

          Certified Police Officer

          Fire Arms Instructor

          Certified Field Training Officer

  • Michael Ladda, Patrol Officer

              Certified Police Officer

  •  Jose Fernandez, Patrol Officer

        Certified Police Officer

  • David Hul, Patrol Officer

         Certified Police Officer

         Certified Field Training Officer