Deputy Chief Heather Capetillo

Deputy Chief Capetillo

Deputy Chief Capetillo began her law enforcement career in December 1997 after graduating from Lake County Vo-Tech.  

During her tenure with the Oviedo Police Department, Deputy Chief Capetillo has served as a patrol officer, the first Oviedo traffic officer, and was one of the first four police motorcycle officers. As a Lieutenant, she worked in the following areas: Patrol, Training, Criminal Investigations Division, Community Involvement, and Professional Standards until being promoted to Deputy Chief.

Lt. Capetillo earned a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Barry University and attended the 53rd Command Officer’s Development Course at the Southern Police Institute at the University of Louisville.

The Oviedo Police Community Patrol Division is comprised of the following: Community Patrol, K-9, Traffic, and Training.