Chief’s Welcome

On behalf of the men and women of the Mascotte Police Department, I would like to welcome you to our official website.

The police department is the most visible form of any local government. We are committed to making the City of Mascotte a safe community for everyone who works, lives and visits here. We are always seeking the newest and most innovative ways to provide these services as we adapt to a growing city and ever-changing law enforcement environment.

This website has been designed as a way for us to better interact and provide information to our residents or anyone else who are interested in our department and the services we provide.

Your feedback is vital to our continuing efforts to ensure professional service and partnership with our community. 

Thank you for your interest in the Mascotte Police Department.


To protect life and property, provide professional police services, and work in partnership with the community.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Honor
  • Service

At the January 4th City Council Meeting Chief Eric Pedersen and the Mascotte Police Department presented Certificates of Appreciation to various sponsors for their help with the Cruiser for the Cause "I Can Fight Cancer" T-shirt fundraising event. These sponsors included Angel Rodriguez (videographer), Heidi Manaf (T-Mobile Home Expert), Lisett Raso (Mi Guanajuato Corp.), Keith Packey (Small Town Roots Salon). Job Whitener (Halo Logistics), Mr. & Mrs. Thurling (Groveland Motel), Gabriela Gamez & Sara Guevara (Los Compadres Meat Market), Jose Rubio, Jr. (Rubio's Mexican Food Store), Terry Kuykendall (Marian Gardens) and LaToya Jackson (Kdabeez Entertainment).

A check in the amount of $4,758 from the Cruiser for the Cause event was presented to the Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation.

Linda Johnson with Rainbow Family Restaurant was also recognized for hosting the Coffee with a Cop event on November 12, 2021.

Thank you again to everyone who supported these events!

Cruiser For the Cause Sponsors SupportersCheck Presentation