Honoring Excellence: 2004 IACP/Motorola Webber Seavey Award Winners Showcase Law Enforcement’s Best

As the city of Port Saint Lucie, Florida, grew from a mere 14,000 citizens in 1980 to its present population of more than 100,000, so did its rate of juvenile crime. The one-time retirement community is now home to predominately young families. This shift in demographics posed a host of new challenges for the community’s police department.