News Flash

Press Releases

Posted on: May 11, 2018

FMPD Creates Vacation Check Request on Website

New Feature

Homeowners within the City of Fort Myers can now request a vacation security check by the police department while out of town.  The form is located on the department’s new website at and can be found under the heading of “How Do I…”  Just follow the pull down menu and click on “Request a Vacation Check” then fill out the application and members of the Fort Myers Police Department will check on your home while you are on vacation.  “This is another step in the development of our website to make it more useful and user friendly for the citizens of Fort Myers,” said Lt. William Musante, Supervisor of Support Systems for the department.

To qualify for the service the home address must be within the city limits and the owner needs to supply basic information regarding address, personal contact information, emergency contacts, departure and return dates and other miscellaneous information.  Police checks will be made on an as available basis by patrol officers and the service is offered free of charge.

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in Press Releases


Fort Myers PAL Boxers Continue Winning

Posted on: November 30, 2018
Lewis Ladson

FMPD Apprehends Alhambra Drive Burglar

Posted on: November 20, 2018
Shooting Splash Image

“Man Arrested For Attempted Murder”

Posted on: November 20, 2018

Junior ROTC Runners make Donation to FMPD

Posted on: November 19, 2018

FMPD Seeks ID of Burlington Thief

Posted on: October 29, 2018
Debit Card Thief

Identity Sought for Debit Card Thief

Posted on: October 18, 2018

FMPD Releases Picture of Suspect Vehicle

Posted on: October 12, 2018

FMPD Seeks Public Assistance

Posted on: October 11, 2018

FMPD Update on Homicide Suspects

Posted on: September 24, 2018
Crash Arrests

FMPD Makes Three Arrests after Traffic Stop

Posted on: September 21, 2018
Persons of interest

FMPD Seeks Tips in Homicide Investigation

Posted on: September 20, 2018
Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller

UPDATE - Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller

Posted on: July 28, 2018
Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller

Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller Fund

Posted on: July 23, 2018
Kohls Who Am I

KOHL’s Shoplifter Sought by FMPD

Posted on: May 31, 2018
News Conference

Zombicon News Conference by FMPD

Posted on: February 26, 2018
Police Line Do Not Cross 1920 x 1280

Homicide Update | Central Avenue Shooting

Posted on: February 20, 2018
Junior Parade Route

“Edison Junior Parade Road Closures”

Posted on: February 9, 2018
Crime Down

Crime is Down in the City of Fort Myers

Posted on: February 8, 2018
Police Line Do Not Cross 1920 x 1280

FMPD Investigating Polk Street Shooting

Posted on: January 23, 2018