St. Petersburg at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, St. Petersburg Police Department

  • 557 Officers
  • 219 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 2.9 St. Petersburg
  • 2.5 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the St. Petersburg Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $2.2M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: St. Petersburg
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$101,625.00 09/01/2021
08/31/2022
ST PETERSBURG, CITY OF ST. PETERSBURG, FL POLICE DEPARTMENT "NOT MY SON" EXPANSION Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$26,301.00 10/01/2018
09/30/2022
LAW ENFORCEMENT, FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ST PETERSBURG, CITY OF Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$20,044.57 10/01/2012
09/30/2016
LAW ENFORCEMENT, FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ST PETERSBURG, CITY OF Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$2,053,740.00 07/01/2009
12/31/2012
ST PETERSBURG, CITY OF COPS HIRING RECOVERY PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime

Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency. It is possible that this location has acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs.