Chief John Bolduc
Chief John A. Bolduc has worked as a law enforcement officer for 32 years and was appointed Chief of Police for Port St. Lucie on August 13, 2012. He joined the agency in 1994 and, before his tenure with the Port St. Lucie Police Department, Chief Bolduc served as a Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Officer for seven years. He has worked in a variety of assignments to include Patrol and Administrative Sergeant, Patrol and Administrative Lieutenant, Acting Regional Captain, and Acting Assistant Chief.
A graduate of the University of Florida, Chief Bolduc has a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and received his Master's Degree from Barry University. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy, Session #218.
Chief Bolduc is charged with ensuring the department is following the proper protocols and procedures set forth. His direct reports are the Administration, Fiscal Management Section, Professional Standards Division, and Public Information Officer.
Chief Bolduc currently serves on the Roundtable of St. Lucie County, and is a board member of the Circuit 19 Juvenile Justice Advisory Board. Chief Bolduc is a member of the Treasure Coast Chief's and Sheriff's Association (T.C.C.S.A.), Port St. Lucie Downtown Lions Club, Florida Police Chiefs Association (F.P.C.A.), and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (I.A.C.P.)
Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS) presented its highest honor, the 2019 R. David and I. Lorraine Thomas Child Advocate of the Year award, to Chief Bolduc for his exceptional commitment of increasing opportunities for vulnerable youth to reach their full potential on the Treasure Coast.
Through Courage, Knowledge, and Integrity, the Port St. Lucie Police Department is committed to superior customer service and remaining one of America's safest cities.
Value statements serve the purpose of establishing the foundation upon which we provide efficient and effective police service.
Protecting and Preserving Constitutional Rights
The Port St. Lucie Police Department is committed to protecting and preserving the rights of individuals as guaranteed by the Constitution.
Service to Our Community
The Port St. Lucie Police Department will work together with the community towards the prevention and elimination of conditions that threaten the community's right to be secure.
The Port St. Lucie Police Department will hold all personnel accountable for the detection of problems and the execution of problem-solving strategies in their assigned areas.
Ethical and Moral Conduct
The Port St. Lucie Police Department will hold all members to the highest standards of moral and ethical conduct, both on-duty and off-duty.
Respect for People
The Port St. Lucie Police Department believes in treating all people with respect and dignity.
The Port St. Lucie Police Department believes that it will achieve excellence through the active participation of its employees in the development and implementation of policies, programs and services.
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