Lantana, Florida – Jail and Mugshot Information
Lantana is a town located in Palm Beach County with an estimated 11,221 based on the 2016 census. The town has a Council–Manager form of government. The current mayor of Lantana is David J. Stewart. The Town Manager is Debbie Manzo.
500 Greynolds Circle,
Lantana, FL 33462
David J. Stewart, Mayor
Deborah Manzo, Town Manager
In 2016, the town of Lantana had a crime index of 415.9 which is almost double the national average at 280.5. While there were no murders reported that year, there were 8 rapes, 33 assaults, and 22 robberies. There were also 82 burglaries and 417 thefts. As of September 2018, 15 registered sex offenders have listed Lantana as their place of residence. The ratio of residents to sexoffenders is 758 to 1 which is near the state average.
Lantana, Florida – Police Station Information
There were 621 reported incidents in Lantana in 2016 which translates to a crime rate of 5,525 crimes for every 100,000 people. This is 77% higher than the state average which is 3,117 crimes per 100,000 people. It is also 95% higher than the national average which is at 2,837 crimes per every 100,000 people. The most common crime reported that year was theft.
The Lantana Police Department can be found on N 8th Street. The department is headed by Police Chief Sean Scheller and consists of 28 sworn police officers. There are 5 divisions within the agency – Administrative Services, Detectives Bureau, Marine Safety, Uniform Services, and Support Services.
Lantana Police Department
901 N 8th St,
Lantana, FL 33462, USA
The Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office Department of Corrections consists of three detention centers which serve as the jails for the Lantana Police Department. Major Frank Milo is the commanding officer of the Corrections department. The Main Detention Center located on Gun Club Road is a 2166-bed facility that houses maximum, medium, and minimum custody adult males as well as juveniles and special population inmates. The West Detention Center is located in Belle Glade. This 998-bed facility houses inmates of all custody levels. Video visitations are available for friends and family of inmates though registration is required.
West Detention Center
38811 James Wheeler Way,
Belle Glade, FL., 33430
Main Detention Center
3228 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406-3001
Open Records Requests in Lantana, Florida
The Town Clerk is the official Records Custodian for Lantana. The Clerk is responsible for managing the Town’s records and public records requests. You can submit a public records request to this office verbally in person at Town Hall or through the phone. You can also submit your request in writing via email or by completing the online form.
Nicole A. Dritz, Town Clerk
Police Logs in Lantana, Florida
Recent crime reports for the city of Lantana can be found online. The most common crime reported is property theft.