Bert Croft was the first traffic officer in the Department, handling the traffic after the Sunday ball games at Stranahan Field.
He was also the first Sergeant, Lieutenant and Assistant Chief of Police.
In 1925, Bert Croft was serving under Chief Lucian Craig.
was promoted to fill the vacancy, salary - $300.00 per month.
was reduced to Assistant Chief.
In 1925, Federal Prohibition Officers arrested Broward County Sheriff Paul Bryan, all his deputies, FLPD Chief Bert Croft, and six FLPD officers for "Conspiracy to sell and transport alcohol."