Office of the Chief


We are blessed to be part of a great community, and to be led by a group of exceptional civic leaders. With their continued support, we will continue to do our part to maintain the high quality of life enjoyed by our businesses and our citizens. The City of Lakeway is a place where families feel safe, businesses flourish, and visitors come to enjoy all that Lakeway has to offer.

Internally, we have continued to create a servant-leader environment where we all pull together to help each other and to assist the public. The men and women of the Lakeway Police Department, both sworn and non-sworn, have a great sense of pride in this agency and in the mission that we hold true: Keep This Community Safe! We focus on this mission everyday in everything we do. Our commitment to working with the community and to continue to create partnerships will be evidenced throughout this website. Thank you for your continued support.

Whether you are a resident or planning to be, a visitor or planning to visit, or even if you have just found us by chance, thank you for visiting, and we hope you will check back often for updates and information. Once again, we welcome any thoughts or suggestions. If you have any questions, please contact us by phone at (512) 261-2811 or by Email. We will respond as quickly as we can.


As you explore our site, you will find many of the programs we offer, such as our Citizens Police Academy, Public Safety Day, National Night Out, and the Prescription Take Back Initiative. If you have any questions or comments please reach out to the contact listed.

On behalf of the outstanding men and women of the Lakeway Police Department, thank you for visiting our website.

Todd Radford, Chief of Police


Chief Radford has served in law enforcement since 1987. He joined the Lakeway Police Department as a Patrol Lieutenant in February of 2007 and was selected as the Chief of Police in October of 2009. Chief Radford is an active member of his community by serving as a mentor to high school students as well as serving as an adviser in the Leadership Lake Travis Program.

The Chief holds a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Administration and a Master's degree in Strategic Leadership. He is a Master level Peace Officer and a frequently sought after speaker and Police Instructor.